2024 Grads Take Note: May 10 Deadline for Clean Energy Innovator Fellowship

The Clean Energy Innovator Fellowship program funds recent graduates and energy professionals to support critical energy organizations to advance clean energy solutions. The program recruits candidates from diverse backgrounds to spend up to two years supporting eligible host organizations, which …

By Kathy Douglas
Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Missed the Interview Preparation Workshop? Not to Worry…

Students are invited to access the April 18 Interview Preparation Workshop.

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Interview Preparation Career Resources

Are you actively interviewing and want to tune up your questions and answers? Looking to get a head start on interviews that are ahead? CPD has you covered with a group of resources designed to teach you all about interview …

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Interested in Working for the Legislative Branch of the U.S. Federal Government, and Don’t Know Where to Begin?

The Partnership for Public Service has some great resources on navigating all of the opportunities available to work in the legislative branch of the U.S. Federal government.

“The legislative branch is composed of two bodies, the House of Representatives and …

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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10 Behavioral Interview Questions (With Sample Answers)

Indeed.com

Are you working on your interview preparation and presence? Knowing the types of questions to expect is a cornerstone of confidence building, and Indeed.com’s online Career Guide is a great resource for a range of job search skills information.

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Job Offer Negotiations

Are you starting to receive job offers or ready to brush up on your negotiating skills?

CPD provides a host of resources for negotiating job offers available 24/7 on our website.

Includes:

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Class of 2023 Employment Data Now Live

The Office of Career and Professional Development conducts a survey six months after graduation each year, to determine the academic and employment activities of recent YSE graduates.

The survey is a snapshot at 6 months post graduation of alumni who have participated in …

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Announcing CPD Staff Changes

CPD is pleased to announce the arrival of Isabella Dueñas as our new Associate Director. Isabella will be overseeing the summer experience program, employer engagement, and programming. She joined us from the Yale School of Management where she served as …

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Registration now open for the last Professional Skills Module of the academic year!

The PSM on Cultural Competence in the Workplace, led by YSE’s own Rob Javonillo and Chenee Gallaher, will be on Wednesday, April 24th from 4:00 pm to 8 pm in Bowers Auditorium of Sage Hall.  Participation is limited to 64 students.  2nd year …

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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When Should You Update Your LinkedIn Profile With a New Job?

Congratulations, you’ve got a new job! Maybe you’ve already celebrated with your friends and family, but what about your professional network? When should you update your LinkedIn profile with a new job? Is there a right — or wrong — …

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“roadmap” of energy sector employers helps students clarify career interests

Posted on January 29, 2024 by EDGE

From the web article:

“To help students visualize employers along the energy value chain, EDGE offers students a “roadmap” of example employers in the energy sector—from energy production (upstream) to generation and distribution …

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Career Skill Building Tools In One Click

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Interested in a Summer Experience or Full Time Role with The World Bank Group? Quick Tips To Get Started

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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How Can You Tell if An Employer Values Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace?

Diversity and inclusion in the workplace can feel like a buzz phrase, but in practice, it’s a way to make all employees feel supported and empowered to succeed at work. Some companies do the bare minimum and post pledges on …

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America’s Best Employers for Diversity: Forbes

From the website:

Forbes partnered with market research firm Statista to create the sixth annual list of America’s Best Employers for Diversity. To determine the rankings, Statista surveyed more than 45,000 Americans working for businesses with at least 1,000 employees. …

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Yale and CPD Resources for Conducting An International Summer Internship

Are you pursuing an internship outside of the U.S. this summer? If so, check out these resources on securing country specific work authorization and visas. Start soon, as some documents can take months to process. Please schedule an appointment with …

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Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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