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Career Q&A Today videos

Advisors in Career and Professional Development give video answers to career questions, including adapting to the job market impacted by Covid-19. Watch these and more videos on VT Career and Professional Development YouTube.

Episode 1

“How do I highlight on my resume that I have been furloughed?”

Episode 2

“Myth Busting: How can I find a job if no one is hiring?”

Episode 3

“How can I find employers that are still hiring?”

Episode 4

“How can I network remotely? LinkedIn is one way!”

Episode 5

“I was planning to shadow professionals in my field to learn more about what they do. That opportunity no longer exists. How can I learn more about career fields?”

Episode 6

“I’m interested in applying for jobs with the federal government but not sure where to start. Can the career center help?”

Episode 7

“If I’m applying for a federal job, should my resume look different?”

Episode 8

“I’ve heard the federal government has a good internship program. Where can I find federal internships, and when should I apply?”

Episode 9

“I had a job lined up for the summer but it was cancelled. Can I still find a job?”

Episode 10

“Are there any free and easy-to-use websites, that students can use to answer desired salary questions?”

Episode 11

“What can I do with this major?”

Episode 12

“How do I prepare for a virtual job interview?”

Episode 13

“What is Hokie Mentorship Connect, and how do I use it?”

Episode 14

“How do I create a Handshake account?”

Advising appointments

If you have a specific question that we do not address in a public Q&A, please schedule an advising appointment.