• Career Services

    As you pursue a degree in your chosen program of study, the Career Services department at The Illinois Institute of Art- Chicago offers comprehensive services that prepare you for the job market. The Career Services department assists students in obtaining part-time jobs while in school, industry part-time and internships further in the educational process and full-time industry positions upon graduation. In addition, the department offers instruction on job search strategies, resume writing, interviewing and networking.

Google launches new site to guide veterans into civilian work force

By Bill Briggs, NBC News contributor December 4, 2012, 8:55 am NBCNews.com   Google is aiming its search-engine horsepower at homecoming veterans, launching Thursday what may be the largest online hub to help men and women exiting the military as American armed forces draw down. Called VetNet, the site offers veterans three distinct “tracks” to plot … Continue reading

A pre-graduation job search action plan

A pre-graduation job search action plan Robert Half International Robert Half International is the world’s first and largest specialized staffing firm with a global network of more than 350 offices worldwide. For more information about our professional services, visit http://www.roberthalf.com/. For additional career advice, view our career bloopers video series at http://www.roberthalf.com/dont-let-this-happen-to-you or follow us … Continue reading

50 Simple Marketing Ideas All Freelancers Can Use

50 Simple Marketing Ideas All Freelancers Can Use Posted: 16 Nov 2012 08:00 AM PST As a freelancer, you have a wide variety of marketing options available to you. Just which ones will bring you the clients you prefer to work with depends — it’s important to make sure that the methods you use allow … Continue reading

EXPRESS RECRUITER ON CAMPUS | Thursday 11/1 at 12pm

EXPRESS RECRUITER ON CAMPUS  THURSDAY, November 1st, 2012  12:00 pm – 3:00 pm @ Mart Campus – Main Hallway EXPRESS Learn more about EXPRESS Careers here: http://express.hodesiq.com/express/job_start.asp  Create Tomorrow with Career Services.  Questions? Contact Career Services at 312-777-8561

Companies Hiring for the Holidays

16 companies hiring seasonal workers Debra Auerbach, CareerBuilder Writer While snow may not yet be falling and decorations may still be in storage, it’s time to start thinking about the holidays. Sure, it might be a little too early to adorn your house with tinsel and lights, but if you’re a job seeker, it’s not … Continue reading

The Soft Skills You Need To Get Hired

By Susan Ricker, CareerBuilder Writer When employers say they’re having trouble filling open positions because of a lack of necessary skills, they aren’t always talking about an inadequate number of math, science, technology, engineering or math experts. Soft skills — a professional attitude, the ability to be punctual, answering the phone politely — can be equally … Continue reading

PORTFOLIO SHOW :: 9.19.2012 (free to attend)

Come view + celebrate our students’ accomplishments, browse their portfolios, and see what they’ve created. DESIGN, MEDIA, FASHION Looking forward to seeing you there – free to attend! http://www.aiportfolioshow.com/chicago  

Grammar Lessons All Job Seekers Should Know

When applying for a job, there are few faster ways to get your résumé and cover letter thrown out of contention than by making a glaring grammatical error. These days, human resources departments and hiring managers are flooded with résumés. They have to be narrowed down somehow, and grammatical errors are an easy way to eliminate … Continue reading

Resume Writing Tips To Stand Out From The Competition

Posted by Gavin Redelman on July 10, 2012 If you are a current job seeker you no doubt have one more thing to stress about – writing the perfect resume. The resume is often regarded as one of the most difficult documents to develop. An effectively written resume will get the reader’s attention within the … Continue reading

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