Career Backpack

​​Social media content about career development from the University of Minnesota.

Greetings, here is the most recent Career BackPack from Career Services Administration. We hope to reach more students about resources and opportunities offered by career service offices and important career related information. This newsletter of social media content is for you, our campus partners, to share on your own social media platforms.  

We cover a variety of colleges and units, as well as industries, if you don't see something specific in this newsletter, check back next time!

Whenever available, try to push this handle: #MisforCareer (M is for Career) in all your social media postings.

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WEEK OF March 16th

The Career BackPack is brought to you by Career Services Administration. Our goal is to reach all UMN students about important career-related resources and information. This newsletter of social media content is sent bi-weekly for you, our campus partners, to share on your own social media platforms. 

Be sure to push this handle: #MisforCareer (M is for Career) in all your social media postings. 


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MONDAY (PUSH THROUGH FACEBOOK/LINKEDIN AND TWITTER WITH GRAPHIC):

Facebook/Linkedin: Did you know there have been over 70,000 job & internship postings on GoldPASS powered by Handshake in the past year? Log on to GoldPASS powered by Handshake to find the job for you! goldpass.umn.edu #MisforCareer

Twitter: With over 70,000 opportunities posted in the past year on GoldPASS powered by Handshake, there is bound to be the perfect professional oppurtunity for you! goldpass.umn.edu #MisforCareer

 

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TUESDAY(PUSH THROUGH FACEBOOK/LINKEDIN AND TWITTER WITH GRAPHIC):

Facebook/Linkedin: Not sure if that online job offer is a scam? Here are some tips to follow when checking the legitimacy of an offer: z.umn.edu/scam-or-not #MisforCareer

Twitter: Getting a job offer online can be exciting, and it’s important to know the difference between a legitimate job and a phishing opportunity. This article offers advice on how to tell the difference: z.umn.edu/scam-or-not #MisforCareer

 

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WEDNESDAY(PUSH THROUGH FACEBOOK/LINKEDIN AND TWITTER WITH GRAPHIC):

Facebook/Linkedin: Linkedin profiles can be nerve-wracking to set up if you don’t know where to begin. Never fear, we have you covered with these tips: z.umn.edu/maximize-your-profile #MisforCareer

Twitter: Not sure how to approach your Linkedin profile? We have you covered! Follow the link to get tips on what to include: z.umn.edu/maximize-your-profile #MisforCareer

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THURSDAY(PUSH THROUGH FACEBOOK/LINKEDIN AND TWITTER WITH GRAPHIC):


Facebook/Linkedin: Following up and maintaining your professional connections can be tough, but you can easily build lasting connections with these tips: z.umn.edu/how-to-follow-up 
#MisforCareer

Twitter: Stay connected with your professional connections, even when you think you have nothing to say by following these 5 recommendations: z.umn.edu/how-to-follow-up #MisforCareer

 

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FRIDAY(PUSH THROUGH FACEBOOK/LINKEDIN AND TWITTER WITH GRAPHIC):


Facebook/Linkedin: A good leader possesses strong soft skills to lead and manage a team. Learn more about the most important soft skills that will shape you to be great: z.umn.edu/strong-leadership #MisforCareer

Twitter: What does it take to be a strong leader? Find out from these professionals: z.umn.edu/strong-leadership #MisforCareer

 

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