CDO Interview: What are the biggest misconceptions students have about the internship and job search

Alice L. – T’14, December 04, 2012 | 0 comments
Tags: career development office, career, advice

Alumni and recruiters are much more helpful and willing to engage you than you think. They are excited to come back to campus to meet Tuck students. Also, don’t underestimate how much your classmates can help in your job search – everyone comes from all different kinds of career backgrounds and will have much valuable insight to offer about their experiences. What they had done previously may even turn out to be your dream job!

It’s easy to get caught up in what everyone else is recruiting for, but don’t disregard your gut – consider exploring areas that may not necessarily be “the cool thing” but is something that you’re really excited about.

What are your top 3 pieces of advice for new students when they first arrive on campus?

What makes Tuck’s approach to recruiting distinctive?

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