Category Archives: Career Advice

App State Alum Shares Valuable Advice for Current Students

App State grad Leah Thompson shares with us what life looks like after graduation.  From world traveler to academic advisor, check out Leah’s post-grad experience and her advice to current ASU students below.  Enjoy! Tell us a bit about your … Continue reading

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Why Successful People Never Bring Smartphones into Meetings

We live in a world where no one can go anywhere without their phone.  But, when it comes to your career, there are definitely times you should think twice before carrying your phone into certain professional settings.  You may not … Continue reading

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Want to find your calling in life? A piece of advice from an ASU student

Today’s guest blogger is an Appalachian student, Joseph Beard.   He has taken the time to share some great personal advice on finding your calling in life in relation to how you wish to spend your time while at Appalachian … Continue reading

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Thinking about attending the Outdoor Jobs Fair next week? An ASU student shares her own successful past experience!

Attention Appalachian Students, the Outdoor Jobs Fair is next Wednesday, February 19th from 10 am – 2 pm in the Grandfather Mountain Ballroom of the Student Union. You should definitely consider attending, as this is an excellent opportunity to secure … Continue reading

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Creating A Cover Letter

Are you interested in a new internship, research position, full or part-time job, or applying to graduate school this year, but are not sure where to begin in expressing this interest to a potential employer? Learning to write a great … Continue reading

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