Career Backpack

​​Social media content about career development from the University of Minnesota.

Greetings, here is the most recent Career BackPack from Career Services Administration. We hope to reach more students about resources and opportunities offered by career service offices and important career related information. This newsletter of social media content is for you, our campus partners, to share on your own social media platforms.  

We cover a variety of colleges and units, as well as industries, if you don't see something specific in this newsletter, check back next time!

Whenever available, try to push this handle: #MisforCareer (M is for Career) in all your social media postings.

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November 20th - December 3rd

MONDAY (PUSH THROUGH FACEBOOK/LINKEDIN AND TWITTER WITH GRAPHIC):

Facebook: What are the skills employers believe college students are lacking today? https://z.umn.edu/transskills #MisforCareer

Twitter: There are a set of skills that you can apply to every job you'll ever have. So what are they? The cat is out of the bag: https://z.umn.edu/transskills #MisforCareer
TUESDAY(PUSH THROUGH FACEBOOK/LINKEDIN AND TWITTER WITH GRAPHIC):

Facebook: What in the world is the credibility paradox? https://z.umn.edu/credparadox #MisforCareer

Twitter: Here's one thing you ABSOLUTELY need to establish if you don't have experience https://z.umn.edu/credparadox #MisforCareer

WEDNESDAY(PUSH THROUGH FACEBOOK/LINKEDIN AND TWITTER WITH GRAPHIC):

Facebook: The Silver Linings Playbook to job rejection: https://z.umn.edu/silverliningrejection #MisforCareer

Twitter: Life isn't all sunshine and rainbows. But there's a silver lining even in the face of adversity.  https://z.umn.edu/silverliningrejection #MisforCareer

THURSDAY(PUSH THROUGH FACEBOOK/LINKEDIN AND TWITTER WITH GRAPHIC):

Facebook: I'll take a black coffee with a cup of networking on the side: https://z.umn.edu/coffeenetworking #MisforCareer

Twitter: A mocha cappuccino always tastes better when you're networking: https://z.umn.edu/coffeenetworking #MisforCareer

FRIDAY(PUSH THROUGH FACEBOOK/LINKEDIN AND TWITTER WITH GRAPHIC):

Facebook: Don't be that person at an interview. Bring a resume. The BIGGEST Interview Mistakes: z.umn.edu/interviewmistakes #MisforCareer

Twitter: Don't overshare. What you had for breakfast should stay with you. The BIGGEST Interview Mistakes: z.umn.edu/interviewmistakes #MisforCareer

BONUS (PUSH THROUGH FACEBOOK/LINKEDIN AND TWITTER WITH GRAPHIC):

Facebook: YOU'RE INVITED! Save the Date: Monday, February 26, 2018 http://jobfair.umn.edu/ #MisforCareer

Twitter: YOU'RE INVITED! Save the Date: Monday, February 26, 2018 http://jobfair.umn.edu/ #MisforCareer