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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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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Jobs in Sports Management: Finding Your Fit in the Sports Industry

Most of you in our audience are sports fans thinking to yourself, I love sports; this is something that does it for me, I should make this into a career.

This perspective makes sense, because lets be honest, working in …

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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5 Health Care Jobs on the Rise

Summary: This is the first article in a New York Times series on the Future of Health Care. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics the health care and social assistance sector will add the greatest number of new jobs. …

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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Why Work in Healthcare in 2020? 7 Reasons You Can’t Ignore

There are more than 18 million people working in the healthcare field today. That number is expected to reach almost 20 million by the year 2028. It’s no wonder why. Healthcare is a thriving field that is (and always will …

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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10 Nonprofits Employees Love to Work For

When you work for a nonprofit, you definitely want to be passionate about its cause. But you probably also want to be excited about the office you’re heading to every day.

These nonprofits have the best of both worlds: They’re …

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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Secretary Cardona’s Vision for Education in America

I remember being five-years-old, walking into my first day of kindergarten at John Barry School in Connecticut, nervous.  At that time, I was learning English. I felt like I didn’t belong. It turned out to be a horrible day. My …

By Fernando Pires
Fernando Pires Career Advising & Recruitment Coordinator
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