Welcome to Arcadia University’s Career Launchpad!

The Career Launchpad is a custom online portal where you can find all of the career-related news, advice, events, opportunities, resources, and more in one convenient place. Start by exploring a specific Career Community, Identity Community, or Career Planning topic from the main menu above to find curated career planning resources. The Career Launchpad makes it easy for you to connect with employers, and engage with career resources such as Handshake, Big Interview, Vault/Firsthand, and the OCE Canvas Community

It is strongly recommended that you take a few moments to set up your email alerts to ensure you receive automated, customized alerts about new content that interests you. Read our blog post “Set Your Preferences to Receive Customized Career News!” to learn more.

The OCE team is working remotely through the end of January 2022. Faculty, staff, students, and alumni please email us at careerhelp@arcadia.edu or contact us at 215-572-2939. Employers, please contact us at recruit@arcadia.edu or 215-572-2939. Students and alumni can schedule virtual meetings with Career Educators through Handshake. 

 

Set Your Preferences to Receive Customized Career News!

You can now customize your career newsletter to receive career content that interests you, including upcoming events, jobs and internships, and helpful tips and blogs on a variety of career topics. Follow the steps below to set up your preferences …

By Alice Song
Alice Song Career Counselor Alice Song
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Should you tell a potential employer that you’re LGBTQ+?

When it comes to being part of the LGBTQ+ community, openness is an extremely personal choice. This goes for not just your personal life, but your professional life as well. It’s understandable to be nervous and unsure about disclosing your …

By Sean Kelly - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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9 High-Paying Writing Jobs for the Word-Obsessed (You Know Who You Are)

Most people don’t consider writing a lucrative career path—that is, outside of the few writers who make it big with a New York Times bestseller or an award-winning screenplay. And thanks to the “starving artist” stereotype, many people think they …

By Deanna deBara - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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5 degrees you will thrive in if you love languages

Choosing your study focus in college will take time and it may well change. For those who speak multiple languages, learn languages easily and enjoy travel, there are many study options available. Once you have a strong basis in a …

By Taylor Haskings - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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A Day in the Life: Internet Company CEO/Founder

Vault Day in the Life: Allwin Agnel
Designation: CEO/Founder
Company Name: PaGaLGuY.com
Age: 27

Education
B.com – Mumbai University
M.com – Mumbai University
MBA – The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Professional History: 
My career has progressed on two tracks …

By Vault Careers - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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How to Navigate a Midlife Career Change: Step-by-Step Guide

A midlife career change can be challenging, but it might also be the best decision you ever make. Many mid-life professionals find themselves in declining industries like newspaper publishing or cable television and realize that the grass is greener in …

By Sakshi Gupta - Springboard
Springboard
Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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A Day in the Life: Genetic Counselor

Deborah Brugman, MS, CGC, is a genetic counselor at Indiana University’s Department of Medical & Molecular Genetics. Previously, she has done pre-natal genetic counseling and helped coordinate a Down syndrome clinic. Brugman, 27, received her undergrad at Purdue University and …

By Jennifer Prestigiacomo - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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15 Phone Interview Tips That Have Nothing to Do with What You Say (And Everything to Do With Making a Good Impression)

Phone interviews are a common job screening tactic. Many candidates have to undergo a phone interview before they’re invited to a virtual or in-person second-round interview.

There are many things to keep in mind if you’re invited for a phone …

By Ivy Exec - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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What language skills are needed in public service and law enforcement in the United States and abroad?

When applying for federal positions, it is essential to remember that the federal government is the largest employer in the United States, and the opportunities stretch across the globe. With between 350 and 430 languages spoken in the United States …

By Hope White - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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A Day in the Life: Communications Consultant

My role on the Inclusion & Diversity (I&D) team as a Communications Consultant is to spread awareness of I&D initiatives and share the importance of inclusion to the 40k+ Humana associates across the country. It’s important that we inform our …

By Vault Careers - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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