My Year in Career

Dear Students, 

Over the past year I had the opportunity to learn and work with Sacred Heart’s Career and Professional Development department. Over that year I was able to learn so much about the professional world and it was the …

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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How to Tame Interview Anxiety With 3 Proven Strategies

Before becoming a career coach, I spent my twenties as a professional actor. During that period, hustling between auditions and performances, I suddenly began to suffer from a serious case of anxiety. I didn’t know what caused it, but the …

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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Organize And Prioritize Resume Keywords in 2022

I talk to many clients on a daily basis. And one question pops up more often than others, and that is – What keywords do I need to include in my resume in order to get an XY role? What are …

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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5 Job Search Strategies You Need to Know

A recent study found that 80% of executives are open to new opportunities, but only 26% of them are actually successful in finding one. So what’s the problem?

What Are the 5 Ways to Find a Job in 2022?

With …

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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5 Things You Should Take Off Your Resume Right Now

Just like fashions change, so do resumes. And while making a fashion faux pas is generally not the end of the world (bell bottoms, anyone?), not keeping up on resume changes can land your resume in the “no, thanks” pile. …

By Patti Moran
Patti Moran Director of Career Programming & Experiential Learning
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Skills You Should Include on a Modern Resume

Some resume trends come and go. Colorful resumes can confuse employers, making them even less likely to view you favorably. Others stick around because of their usefulness. Customizing your resume and adding an executive summary as an “elevator pitch” are …

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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The Superpowers of STEM | Stephanie Hill | TEDxMidAtlantic

Check out this TED Talk on the Power of STEM:

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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Accounting Professor Named to Poets & Quants’ Top 50 List

Factors such as a unique teaching style and impact on students drive Mahfuja Malik’s recognition

Sacred Heart University faculty member, Mahfuja Malik, associate professor of accounting, has attained recognition on Poets&Quants’ list of “Top 50 Undergraduate Professors” for 2021. More than 1,000 …

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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How To Create Your 30 Second Elevator Pitch! | The Intern Queen

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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