Diversify Your Talent Pipeline

Texas has added over half a million jobs in the past year and unemployment is at 3.5% in Odessa and 2.6% in Midland, so recruiting in the Permian Basin has its challenges. Many companies are looking for ways to expand …

By Megan Baeza
Megan Baeza Executive Director
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Top 3 Takeaways from ChatGPT Expert

In today’s fast-changing job market, job seekers are finding ways to stand out and simplify their search. Jeremy Schifeling, author of the #1 Best-Selling ChatGPT for Job Searching, recently hosted an online session explaining how to use AI for job …

By Gabby Maxwell
Gabby Maxwell Program Coordinator
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Watch: How to Use the STAR Method in an Interview

This article was originally published on JoinHandshake.com.

Learn how to use the STAR interview method in less than one minute!

Nervous for your job or internship interview? Don’t be! There’s an easy framework to keep in mind that can help …

By Gabby Maxwell
Gabby Maxwell Program Coordinator
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Career Champion Spotlight

Join us in celebrating and acknowledging Clark Moreland as a UTPB Career Champion. Clark demonstrates a genuine commitment to guiding students toward their future career paths.

His active involvement in supporting Career Services, such as providing funds for professional attire …

By Gabby Maxwell
Gabby Maxwell Program Coordinator
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Career Champion Spotlight

As a devoted supporter of the University of Texas Permian Basin (UTPB), Cassandra’s contributions to Career Services have left a mark on the university community.

Cassandra generously donated clothing to the career closet, providing students with the professional attire. Her …

By Gabby Maxwell
Gabby Maxwell Program Coordinator
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What’s New on Handshake?

This article was originally published on JoinHandshake.com.

Evolving our platform to help you make career moves on the go

Our newly improved Handshake experience brings together everything you need to find, land, and succeed in your next role.

Handshake now …

By Gabby Maxwell
Gabby Maxwell Program Coordinator
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Alumni Advice

By Gabby Maxwell
Gabby Maxwell Program Coordinator
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How to Adapt Your Career to Survive the AI Revolution

AI’s fast growth has been causing a lot of excitement and a lot of anxiety. Some people are encouraged by AI’s advances, while others are worried. Questions like “Will robots take our jobs?” and “How should we prepare for the …

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5 Common Cover Letter Mistakes to Avoid When Applying for Your First Job

Applying for your first job can be intimidating. Luckily, there’s a way to significantly improve your chances of getting hired: including a cover letter in your application whether it’s required or not. Doing so shows a level of professionalism that …

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Top 20 Entry-Level Jobs for College Graduates in 2024

As you’re planning your post-college life, you may wonder what the best entry-level jobs for college graduates are. Entry-level typically refers to a professional job that requires no previous experience in that field. They’re usually for recent college graduates, in …

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The Best Data Job Simulations on Forage to Jumpstart Your Career

When you’re searching for a data job you want your resume to shine. And while tailoring yours to the job description is a good way to go, you know you’re not the only person who’ll do that. Having experience in …

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