Organizing Your Job Search

The job hunt is already a stressful and often overwhelming process. That is why it’s important to have a system that is organized and simple to save you frustrations as you apply to multiple jobs. Below is a method to …

By Brett Polen
Brett Polen Assistant Director of the Career and Life Design Center & Internship Coordinator
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Your Guide to Mental Health Leave—Because Sometimes You Need a Real Break

Nobody’s immune to bad days at work. You’ve had them too, right? Your to-do list and inbox feel like a giant game of whack-a-mole you can barely keep up with. You’re convinced you stuck your foot in your mouth during …

By Kat Boogaard - The Muse
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The Value of Volunteering

By Jay Killough

Jay Killough is the director of the Texas Tech University Career Center.

April 20, 2021

Growing up in Clovis, New Mexico, my first opportunity to volunteer as a young kid was through my grandfather with Meals on …

By Patti Grubbs
Patti Grubbs Career Services volunteer
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15 High-Paying Jobs That Are in Demand for the Future

You want to pursue a career in a field you’re excited about. But if you’re like most people, you also want to go down a path that’s going to provide lucrative opportunities—not just right now but for years (or decades!) …

By Deanna deBara - The Muse
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10 Perfect Jobs for History Majors (That Aren’t Historian or Professor)

If you have an undergraduate degree in history, you might be surprised to discover just how many other professionals do too. Although the number of history majors is declining every year, more than a million people currently in the workforce

By Katherine J. Igoe - The Muse
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Everything You Need to Know About Being (and Becoming) a Software Engineer

Software engineering is one of the hot careers that everyone seems to be talking about, but it can be a bit opaque from the outside. I’ve spent 15 years in various software engineering and engineering manager roles. Over that time, …

By Joy Ebertz - The Muse
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What Does a Marketing Manager Do? Key Job Duties, Salary, Skills Needed, and More

Marketing managers are ubiquitous in the professional world; they can be found across nearly every industry and in every size and type of company. Though their job descriptions and years of professional experience may differ, marketing managers serve as the …

By Shelby Simon - The Muse
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