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GM Financial Virtual Coffee Chats

Check out these monthly chats with GM Financial! Each month, GMF team members will participate in a discussion to you learn more about various career paths at GM Financial. All event information and registration details are available on Handshake.

By Jeanette Hickl
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Featured Wired Article: These Black Founders Succeeded In Spite of Silicon Valley

“The numbers tell us that Silicon Valley prefers helping largely white, male, urban-centered companies achieve billion-dollar valuations, lucrative exits, and mass political influence. That’s a problem for founders and technologists who are Black. Fewer than 1 percent of venture-backed companies …

By Jeanette Hickl
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Featured Muse Article: How to Build a Strong Professional Presence Online

The old adage “it’s not what you know, it’s who you know” has perhaps never been more true. Today, some estimates suggest that up to 70% of all jobs are not published on publicly available job search sites, and research …

By Jeanette Hickl
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Attention Graduate Students! Leadership Opportunity – July 25th

The National Association of Graduate-Professional Students’ Virtual Leadership Conference is coming up on July 25th, 2020 and  ALL Graduate students at UNT are able to sign up for a reduced cost of $10! The University of North Texas is a …

By Jeanette Hickl
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Microsoft launches initiative to help 25 million people worldwide acquire the digital skills needed in a COVID-19 economy

Around the world, 2020 has emerged as one of the most challenging years in many of our lifetimes. In six months, the world has endured multiple challenges, including a pandemic that has spurred a global economic crisis. As societies reopen, …

By Jeanette Hickl
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LinkedIn Workforce Report | United States | June 2020

Some highlights include:

The LinkedIn hiring rate is a measure of hires divided by LinkedIn membership. Nationally, across all industries, hiring in the U.S. was 37.9% lower than in May 2019. National hiring was 1.4% lower in May from April …

By Jeanette Hickl
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Donald Trump Issues Executive Orders Limiting Temporary Work Visas

According to USA Today, the freeze applies to H-1B visas designed for high-skilled workers, particularly in the tech industry, and H-2B visas used by seasonal workers, such as in the construction and hospitality industries. Others that are impacted are H-4 visas given to spouses …

By Marcy Bishop-Lilley
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Voyage Dallas Magazine features Marcy Bishop-Lilley

You may know Marcy as our Career Coach for the College of Visual Arts and Design and College of Music. Did you know that she is also an alumna of UNT with a Master of Fine Arts in Painting and …

By Jeanette Hickl
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Five Steps To Network Your Way To A New Job

What are informational interviews? Why are they so advantageous to your job search? Informational interviews are an opportunity to speak with people at your target company and gain side information without the pressure of a formal interview.

Informational interviews are …

By Laura Garza
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Job Hunting? Beware Of Ghost Jobs

Janet, 57, is a technology manager and a career counseling client who recently lost her position when the company decided to eliminate that sector of their business. We were developing her resume, and she asked me about a job she …

By Laura Garza
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(940) 565-2105
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Sage Hall, Suite 202
1167 Union Circle
Denton, TX 76203

Career Service Hours

  Regular Hours Quick Chats
M 8:00am – 5:00pm 10:00am-Noon
T 8:00am – 5:00pm 1:00pm-3:00pm
W 8:00am – 5:00pm 10:00am-Noon
TH 8:00am – 5:00pm 1:00pm-3:00pm
F 8:00am – 5:00pm 10:00am-Noon

Learn how to Connect with the Career Center

Regular Hours: Appointments by phone, in-person, email and Zoom; Current students – Navigate; Alumni – Handshake. Drop-Ins: (no appointment) by phone and video - Navigate; In-person - Sage 280.(No Drop-ins 12/18/21 - 01/23/22) I-9 Processing (appointment only) - Navigate.

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