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Watch Rutgers Alumni Offer Career Advice

Stacey Kohler
October 01, 2019

As a Rutgers student, you have many choices when it comes to choosing what you want to study. Rooting through all these options and narrowing it down to a career cluster can be overwhelming. On top of that, figuring out how to apply your knowledge to a future career can be a challenge. Fear not! 

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Scarlet Talks are a series of short, online career advice videos that showcase RU alumni who have interesting and diverse careers. Have you ever wondered what a typical day is like for someone who works in aerospace engineering? Maybe you’ve been interested in a career in Human Resources, but aren’t sure where to start. Perhaps you are a budding graphic designer looking for advice on how to enhance your skills. These are just a few examples of the many insights you can gain from our talented and knowledgeable alumni on Scarlet Talks. Alumni from a variety of majors and backgrounds are featured. In fact, many of the alumni in these videos are recent graduates who were in your shoes not too long ago! Learn how you can go from campus to career just like them. Here are the top three reasons you should watch Scarlet Talks today: 

1. Short and to the point. Learn key details about careers and the steps you can take to launch yours. No more reading boring, lengthy articles!

2. Easy to use. Listen through your earbuds and watch on your device as you’re on the bus going from Livi to College Ave.

3. Make connections. Connect with the alumni in these videos on the SACC platform (Student Alumni Career Connect) or LinkedIn, and tell them how inspiring their video was.

To access, click on the Scarlet Talks video series link at the Career Exploration and Success Facebook page. Additional videos starring alumni with exciting and innovative careers will be added throughout the semester, so keep this link bookmarked, and visit often. 

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Scarlet Talks - Life Sciences and Health 

Scarlet Talks - Business, Financial Services, and Logistics 

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