As the new Continuous Improvement (CI) unit within the Office of Student Access, Success, & Diversity Initiatives (SASDI), we hosted our first seminar on continuous improvement and change management in October 2017, and due to expanded interest we offered a
On October 19, 2017 the new Continuous Improvement (CI) unit within the Office of Student Access, Success, & Diversity Initiatives (SASDI) hosted a morning seminar on continuous improvement and change management. In addition to colleagues from SASDI (including Career Services and the Global Leaders Program), we were happy to welcome colleagues from Facilities, Human Resources, Institutional Advancement, Office of Technology Services, and Stuart School of Business.
You want your resume reader to see the key words that really paint a picture of you. If it’s a verb, fine; but it doesn’t have to be. You must therefore ask yourself is, “If there is ONE word in this item that I want my reader to see FIRST, what is that word?” That’s the word that should begin the item. You then find a way to write the rest of the item, starting with that key word. And, yes, it might be a verb, but it doesn’t have to be – it could be a noun, or a name, or even a number. The first word may not always be what you think, and selecting the best first word depends on what one wants to emphasize.
I came to Illinois Tech in August 2010 knowing I wanted to “make an impact” in the world – but not sure exactly how. I knew I had an interest in learning and contributing to how science changes our society
The biggest mistake in interviews is not smiling. That was one of many important, practical tips Dr. Daniel Moser gave during his presentation. (Smiling is one of those easy things people seem to forget to do, surprisingly; it makes them
In 1890, the women and men of what we now know as Illinois Institute of Technology responded to a call for action with a brilliant academic program fused within the context of the city of Chicago, calling forth visionary and
As we begin the 2017-18 academic year, we are pleased to announce the inaugural launch of Early Career Communities, an initiative designed to create innovative pathways and experiential learning settings for students to take meaningful steps in their career preparation,
“College students should have significant practice solving complex problems with diverse groups of collaborators in order to prepare for the challenges they will face in the workplace and in civic life.” – Kathryn Peltier Campbell, Association of American Colleges and
Please help me kill it, for everyone’s sake. Dedicated team player with strong work ethic and great organizing skills seeking to utilize training and competencies to leverage value toward company goals in a growth-oriented, goal-driven environment. – Generic résumé Objective
When we are ordinary “workers” in what may be considered mundane types of work, we don’t think it’s the same thing as being a “professional.” We’re responsible only for the hours we are required to put in. We are not