Thanks to all our students, alumni and the involved companies. We are already looking forward to next year’s LNoC.
Networking is essential but it can be quite challenging. For instance, how much should you mention about yourself? Here are some examples of what you should try to avoid and what you should do instead.
„What Leaders Never Do In Networking Intros (And You Shouldn’t Either)“ on Forbes
A certified master résumé writer describes one common mistake most successful people make. Find out more in the following article.
„A woman who has read over 4,000 résumés says this is the biggest mistake the most successful people make“ on Business Insider
Many students worry about their grades because they think business only cares about academic grades. But there are other vital determinants such as the ability to work in a team. Find out why it’s also important to focus on soft skills in the following article:
„It’s Not Their Grades That Students Should Be Worrying About“ on Forbes
As the time for summer internships has started you might be interested in how you could turn your internship into a job offer. The following article gives three advices for this purpose.
„3 Ways To Turn Your Summer Internship Into A Job Offer“ on Forbes
It is often expected to put in eight-hour days, working in long blocks of time, with few or no breaks. But is this approach still appropriate or is the eight-hour workday holding us back?
„Why The 8-Hour Workday Doesn’t Work“ on Forbes
You won’t catch a recruiter’s attention using „zombie language“ in your resume. Here’s what you should avoid in your CV in order not to sound like everybody else.
„These Ten Mistakes Are Killing Your Resume“ on Forbes
All eyes on you: Job interviews are a prime opportunity to display bad habits that make you look unprofessional. Here’s what you should avoid during your interview.
„18 unprofessional habits that could ruin your job interview“ on Business Insider
At the beginning of June, the annual meeting of the Career Services Network Switzerland took place on the Olten Campus of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland FHNW. Around 50 employees from 19 universities came together in order to discuss the services provided, exchange experiences and develop jointly optimisation possibilities. Read the article about this informative and inspiring meeting on the blog of the FHNW School of Business (only available in German).
“They’re the people who are dying to get up in the morning and go do their work.” Curious about how to find your passion for work? StoryCorps founder Dave Isay shares 7 takeaways from the hard-won fight to find the work you love.
“7 lessons about finding the work you were meant to do” on Ted.com