This is applicable to all students; seniors, juniors, sophomores and freshmen. Everyone can benefit from being productive during their winter break.The Becker Career Center will help you strategize how to effectively utilize your time during Winter Break based on your own goals and objectives.
- securing an internship (paid or unpaid)
volunteer at a non-profit or a local firm/company
part time/seasonal paid employment
continue to network with those Union College alumni and employers.
Informational Interviews. Schedule phone conversations with alumni and prepare a list of questions for the informational interview.
Meet them for coffee. If you are geographically close to your contacts, set up a time to meet in person for coffee.
Are you prepared to write a cover letter?Do you know where/how to search for positions?Are you familiar with the application process and what to expect?