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  • Gari Mayberry

    • Sep 23, 2016

    Read about volcanologist, Gari Mayberry, Geological Hazards Advisor to the U.S. Acengy for International Development.

  • Ann Tihansky

    • Aug 26, 2016

    Read about Ann Tihansky, geologist, outreach specialist and editor for U.S. Geological Survey’s award winning newsletter, NEWSWAVE.

  • Networking Best Practices

    • Aug 19, 2016

    It can be a daunting aspect to the job hunt, but with these expert tips your next networking task will be a networking opportunity!

  • Think Before You Postdoc

    • Aug 19, 2016

    Already decided on graduate school? A new study emphasizes the importance of looking at your career path from all angles before applying

  • Applying Research Skills to Explore Careers

    • Jul 22, 2016

    In this Inside HigherEd article, Joseph Barber encourages Ph.D. and Postdoc students to carve out their own career path instead of settling for a beaten path.

  • Occupational Outlook Handbook for Geoscientists

    • Jul 22, 2016

    Interested in pursuing a career in geoscience but want to know where its workforce is headed? Make sure to read this Occupational Outlook Handbook to learn more about employment for geoscientists.

  • Ashanti Johnson

    • Jul 22, 2016

    Read about distinguished oceanographer, and Assistant Vice Provost for Faculty Recruitment at the University of Texas at Arlington, Dr. Ashanti Johnson.

  • Science Communication Careers

    • Jul 13, 2016

    Watch this webinar and learn about different career paths you can take, how to market yourself to perspective employers, what skills to hone now and how to set yourself up for future success.

  • Siri-Jodha Khalsa

    • Jun 24, 2016

    Read about Research Scientist at the National Snow and Ice Data Center, Dr. Siri-Jodha Khalsa.

  • How to Decide What to Do Next

    • Jun 24, 2016

    Managing job offers or planning the next step in your career can be overwhelming at best. Inside Higher Ed recently published an article offering a strategy that is both logical and emotional.

  • Do's and don'ts for developing a CV

    Do's and Don'ts for Developing a CV

    • Jun 1, 2016

    For your best CV check out these dos and donts!

  • Linda Smith

    • May 20, 2016

    Read about Co-founder and Director of Filters For Families Dr. Linda Smith

  • Psychometric testing in interviews

    Psychometric Testing in Interviews

    • May 2, 2016

    Employers often use psychometric testing to vet potential employees and help them understand a little more about your personality and ability to fit into the role they are offering – and this type of testing is becoming increasing popular.

  • Negotiating the best starting salary

    Negotiating the Best Starting Salary

    • May 1, 2016

    Understandably, many people find discussing salaries uncomfortable and embarrassing during an interview. However, most interviewers expect some bartering and, if it motivates you to put more into the job, it is worthwhile for both the applicant and the employer.

  • What Should I Do With My Life? Strategic Steps to Identify Career Paths and Position Yourself for Success

    • Apr 25, 2016
    • Alaina G. Levine

    Learn how to explore different ideas you have for yourself and your career by identifying, creating and seizing opportunities. This webinar will discuss what you can do today to plan for the future AND enjoy the present.

  • Jeremy Inglis

    • Apr 22, 2016

    Read about geochronologist and U.S. Operations Engineer at IsotopX, Jeremy Inglis.

  • AGI's Workforce Infographic

    • Apr 22, 2016

    For those gearing up to enter the workforce, established professionals and everyone in between: AGI's useful Infographic shows how expansive geoscience employment can be!

  • Creating rapport in an interview

    Creating Rapport in an Interview

    • Apr 1, 2016

    Rapport is the connection between two people; the spoken and unspoken words that say ‘we are on the same page’. In an interview situation you can employ numerous techniques to maximize the rapport between yourself and your interviewer.

  • Negotiating the best starting salary

    How Good is Your CV?

    • Mar 17, 2016

    Writing a good CV is tricky: the message must be right but so must its appearance.

  • Creating an alluring covering letter

    Creating an Alluring Covering Letter

    • Mar 3, 2016

    The main aim of a covering letter is to encourage recruiters to read your CV. However, it needs to do a lot more than say, 'here is my CV!'. In short, it is the biggest chance you have to sell yourself.