Career Transition, Resumes

The Dreaded Cover Letter

When it comes to job applications, the cover letter is often met with the most dread from applicants. The conventional wisdom is that no one reads cover letters and they don’t matter. However, we’ve also worked with enough clients to know that there are at least a few…

By Lindsay Guthrie-
Career Transition

Increasing Interview Confidence

“When I get to the interview, my brain just goes blank.  What can I do?”This is one of the most common issues we hear in Alumni Career Services. While at Darden, you were most likely interviewing and networking with more regularity than you are now. As alums, it is…

By Lindsay Guthrie-
Career Transition

Preparing for the Case Interview

“I have an interview in three days and the recruiter said it’s going to be three case interviews!”Many of us have traditionally thought of case interviewing as only something that consulting firms do to torture potential candidates.  However, over the last decade or so, case interviews have become…

By Lindsay Guthrie-