September 26th - October 7th

NUin and NUBound Students - Tell Us About Your Global Experiences!

Career Design wants to hear about your best, favorite, and most memorable experiences so far as you study through the NUin and NUBound programs! Tell us about yourself and your experiences to be featured on our Instagram throughout the semester @careerdesignnu!

Please complete this form to be featured.

Upcoming Events - Talent Connect

NU Talent Connect

Career Fairs are Out. NU Talent Connect is in! NU Talent Connect is a new way for learners to meet, network and be interviewed by Employers!

Find out which employers will be attending and RSVP for specific "Ask A Recruiter" sessions on NUworks by searching for "Talent Connect" on the events page! Career Design has a full slate of workshops and sessions designed to get you ready for this exciting event! To learn more and register, click here.

Talent Connect: Pitch Perfect - Your Professional Introduction

When: September 29th, & October 4th from 1-2pm EST

Where: This event is virtual. Register here.

Ready to start looking for internships, co-ops, and full-time employment opportunities at this year’s Talent Connect? Come meet and work with our Career Design advisors to practice your professional introduction/elevator pitch so you can make a great first impression when meeting with employers!

Talent Connect: Success Tips

When: September 29th from 1:00 - 2:00PM EST

Where: This event is virtual. Register here.

Unsure about what to expect at Northeastern’s Talent Connect? We will be offering advice on how to make the most of your experience with this event. Remember, it's just as important to prepare and make a great first impression with employers virtually as it is in person!

Check Out These Employers Coming to Talent Connect!

Meet Consigli Construction

When: Thursday, September 29th from 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST / Friday, October 7th 1:00PM – 2:00PM EST

Where: These events are virtual. Register here.

About Consigli: "Nationally ranked as one of Forbes 2021 Best Midsize employers and as one of the Best Places to Work by the Boston Globe, the Hartford Business Journal, and MaineBiz, our culture draws raw talent from college interns to seasoned veterans with substantial years of experience in their field."

Current Jobs: Consigli is hiring for a variety of Spring Co-ops, Summer Internships, and full-time positions.

Meet LabShares Newton, LLC

When: Wednesday, September 28th from 11:00AM - 2:00PM EST

Where: These events are virtual. Register here.

About LabShares: LabShares is a flexible, turnkey lab and coworking office space for life-science and biotech startups. Our comprehensive set of shared laboratory equipment includes but is not limited to: flow cytometry systems, plate readers, QT PCR machines, microscopes, HPLC, pure water systems, Western Blot transfer devices, tissue culture suites, a lentiviral suite, standard cold storage ranging from refrigeration to cryostorage, and other miscellaneous pieces.

Meet Beghou Consulting

When: Thursday, September 29th from 12:00PM-12:30PM, 1:30PM-2:00PM, and 3:00PM-3:30PM EST

Where: These are virtual events. Register here.

About Beghou Consulting: For more than 25 years, Beghou Consulting has been a trusted adviser to life science firms. Together we combine our strategic consulting services with proprietary technology to develop custom, data-driven solutions that allow life sciences companies to take their commercial operations to new heights.

Current Jobs: Consultant and Associate Consultant full-time roles.


When: Thursday, September 29th from 1:00PM - 3:00PM EST

Where: These events are virtual. Register here.

About CMTA: CMTA is part of Legence, a Blackstone portfolio company, specially created to be an Energy Transition Accelerator™. Our team radically improves the performance of the built environment by maximizing energy efficiency through consulting engineering and performance contracting.

Current Jobs: Co-op and entry-level positions in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering.

Meet Nalas Engineering Services

When: Thursday, September 29th from 3:00PM – 5:00PM | Nalas Engineering Services

Where: These events are virtual. Register here.

About Nalas: Nalas offers chemistry and chemical engineering expertise enabling the development and transition of safe, sustainable, robust and lowest-cost chemical and pharmaceutical processes.

Current Jobs: Entry level and PhD chemical engineers, organic chemists, and analytical chemists (participates in hiring co-ops for similar roles).

Meet Power Engineers

When: Thursday, September 29th from 12:00PM – 2:00PM EST

Where: These events are virtual. Register here.

About POWER: POWER Engineers is an engineering consulting firm specializing in Power Delivery. POWER was ranked #32 in ENR’s 2022 list of the top 500 Design Firms and #3 in the Power sector. With over 45 offices across North America and divisions spanning all aspects of power delivery there’s a place at POWER for everyone!

Current Jobs: Currently seeking interns, co-op students, and full time hires in Civil Engineering for 2023.

Meet Sebago Technics

When: Thursday, September 29th from 4:00PM – 6:00PM EST

Where: These events are virtual. Register here.

About Sebago: Sebago Technics, Inc. is a multi-discipline, engineering and land development consulting firm headquartered in South Portland, Maine.

Current Jobs: Currently hiring for opportunities in CAD Design, Landscape Architecture, Civil Engineering, and Transportation/Traffic Engineering.

Meet Technip Energies

When: Thursday, September 29th from 11:00AM – 3:00PM EST

Where: These events are virtual. Register here.

About Technip: We are a world class leader in designing chemical technologies with a strong focus on the transition to low carbon, sustainable, and circular processes.

Current Jobs: Hiring for chemical engineers to fill process engineering positions in our Boston office and Weymouth lab locations.

Meet Habitat For Humanity Greater Boston Inc.

When: Friday, September 30th from 11:00AM – 1:00PM and 3:00PM-5:00PM EST

Where: These events are virtual. Register here.

About Habitat for Humanity: Builds strength, stability and self-reliance through shelter. We bring people together to build homes, communities and hope by revitalizing neighborhoods, building sustainable and affordable housing solutions, and empowering families through successful homeownership.

Current Jobs: Hiring for Construction Site Supervisor, Construction Assistant Site Supervisor and Carpenter, Homeowner Services Coordinator, and Institutional Partnerships Coordinator.

Meet Gosnold, Inc.

When: Wednesday, October 5th from 12:00PM - 2:00PM EST

Where: These events are virtual. Register here.

About Gosnold: We offer a full continuum of care for behavioral health and substance use disorders through a wide range of comprehensive treatment options. As a nationally accredited non-profit leader, our patient-centered approach to care is always tailored to fit the needs of each individual.

Current Openings: Full-time social workers, counselors, clinicians and administrative staff!

Meet Intern Abroad HQ

When: Wednesday, October 5th from 5:00PM - 6:00PM EST

Where: These events are virtual. Register here.

About Intern Abroad HQ: We organize international internships for any young professional who wants to advance their dream career through global work experience. We coordinate everything, from sourcing and customizing your internship placement to sorting out your airport pick up, accommodation, and meals.

Current Openings: There are career fields to choose from in 20+ countries from Medical to Marine Conservation to Psychology and Social Sciences!

Meet Kennedy Brothers Physical Therapy Inc.

When: Wednesday, October 5th from 1:00PM - 2:00PM EST

Where: These events are virtual. Register here.

About Kennedy Brothers: A private, family owned, outpatient, orthopedic and sports medicine practice with multiple locations in the greater Boston area, synonymous with giving – for our patients, our staff and the various charities we have sponsored over the years.

Current Openings: Currently hiring a full-time physical therapist.

Other Upcoming Events

WILD Workshop: Navigating the PhD Career Landscape

When: Tuesday, September 27th from 12:00pm-1:00pm EST

Where: This is a virtual event. Register here.

The Ph.D. journey can feel overwhelming at times. Join us to develop an Individual Development Plan (IDP) to assess your own skills, interests and values and explore relevant career pathways to achieve your goals!

Meet MSPCA/Angell Animal Medical Center

When: Wednesday, October 5th from 12:00PM - 2:00PM EST

Where: These events are virtual. Register here.

About MSPCA: The MSPCA-Angell is a national and international leader in animal protection and veterinary medicine and provides direct hands-on care for thousands of animals each year. Our services include animal protection and adoption, advocacy, humane education, law enforcement, and world-class veterinary care.

Current Openings: Pharmacy Technicians, Veterinary Technicians/Assistants, Dental Technicians, and Client Care Coordinators.

Husky Trek: Mock Law Class

When: Tuesday, September 27th 12:00Pm - 1:00PM EST

Where: Moot Courtroom, 160 Dockser

Are you interested in law and wondering what a 1L class would be like? Join Professor Hemanth Gundavaram from the Northeastern University School of Law, as he conducts a first-year law class with you as one of the participants! **Registrants will receive the assigned reading prior to class.

Women Making an Impact in Sports Webinar

When: Friday, September 30th from 12:00 PM-1:00 PM EST.

Where: The is a virtual event. Learn more about our speakers and register here.

Join this webinar to learn more about how these leaders built their careers, addressed challenges and seized opportunities, as well as engage with panelists in a Q&A.

Featured Speakers: Patty Bifulco, DMSB'86, VP of Communications Women's Sports Foundation; Katie Haas, DMSB'04, CEO Western and Southern Open; Kate Madigan, DMSB'15, MSA'15, Assistant General Manager New Jersey Devils, and Annabel Padilla, CAM'07, Director, Play Engagement Brooklyn Nets!

Localized Fall 2022 Virtual Career Fair

When: October 12th - October 13th

Where: This is a virtual event. Learn more and register here.

Localized is pleased to announce the upcoming Localized virtual career fair, featuring companies like Cisco, Google, International Finance Corporation, Meta and more! This event is open to all students and alumni interested in learning more about careers in Tech and Business.

Career Design and PhD Network Workshop Series

When: September 27th - November 29th

Where: All events are virtual. Learn more and register here.

Join us for a variety of workshops throughout the fall semester to learn more about both the industry job search and the academic job search!

Doctoral Virtual Studio

When: Every Wednesday from 12:00pm - 2:00pm EST.

Where: This is a virtual event. Register here.

Join Career Design's Office Hours specifically for doctoral students. This is an opportunity to have a 20-minute conversation with the Assistant Director of doctoral advising. You can use this time for a review of your job materials or to ask any questions related to your career journey. Students are seen on a first-come, first-served basis.

Focus on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Access: Upcoming DEI-A Events

Coffee and Conversations: Avoiding Procrastination: How to Not Wait Until the Last Minute!

When: Wednesday, October 12th from 1:00PM - 2:00PM EST

Where: This event is virtual. Register here.

Give yourself a boost by learning some positive strategies you can use to work with and not against yourself when you want to procrastinate! This informal conversation will focus on why time management won't stop your procrastination and what you can do about it!

Lockin China - Opportunities in China for Students Fluent in Chinese

When: Wednesday, October 26th from 10:00AM - 11:30AM EST.

Where: This event is virtual. Register here.

Lockin China will be hosting this virtual presentation as part of their 80 Days for Global Talent tour. Lockin China partners with companies in China and will conduct this workshop to talk about opportunities and the job search for students who are fluent in Chinese and are interested in working in China, both for internship and full-time after graduation opportunities!

Coffee and Conversation: From Stress and Panic to Action and Success

When: Friday, October 28th from 1:00PM - 2:00 PM EST.

Where: This event is virtual. Register here.

Are you feeling stressed about having everything work out - classes, the co-op/job or XN project search, visa status and your goals, graduation, and all of the other areas of life you're navigating? Gain strategies to overcome the overwhelm and go from stress to success!

Innovation Unscripted- The Future of Fintech

When: November 2nd - November 3rd

Learn more and register here.

If you are a STEM or business major at Northeastern University (or thinking about becoming one), join us for two days of fun at Innovation Unscripted: Future of Fintech! Day 1 will feature career workshops, followed by Day 2's panel discussion about building a career in Fintech and the future of the industry at-large.


NU PLACE (Professional Leadership and Career Engagement) is envisioned as a vibrant hub encompassing all programs, resources, and services in the Northeastern University global ecosystem that address the intersection of career and identity. NU PLACE strives to dismantle access barriers and connect historically marginalized learners to career development, experiential learning, and hiring opportunities through our alumni, employer, and global university networks.

If you want to find out more, please visit our website for resources, events, and about information. Also, follow our Instagram @nuplace_northeastern to keep up to date with all things NU PLACE!

The Future of Work

LinkedIn Learning

Are you looking to upskill? Check out LinkedIn Learning! Northeastern University provides FREE access to LinkedIN Learning to help fuel learning and professional development for students. To start exploring courses, click the link below and log in using your NEU credentials.


Four Day Workweek Brings No Loss of Productivity

The world of work is changing. Technology, culture, and society are shaping who is working, where they are working, and what work they are doing!

Check out this article in the New York Times to learn more about the future of work, including studies centered around moving toward a four-day work week: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/09/22/business/four-day-work-week-uk.html

Career Design Resources

Check Out This Resource: Jobscan!

Jobscan is an online tool that analyzes and compares your resume against the desired job you are looking to apply to, as well as against proven recruiter preferences and hidden requirements buried in the job description. Jobscan will provide you with feedback to target your resume to any desired position, provide tips on how to make your resume stand out and get noticed, and even provide information on how well your resume will pass through an ATS (Applicant Tracking System)!

Start by first creating your Jobscan profile using your Northeastern email address and get started with targeting your resume!

Coaching Resources

  • Weekly Coaching Labs are designed to provide you with an overview of the many factors involved in your career journey.
  • Self-paced, Canvas Modules parallel coaching labs for 24/7 self-paced instruction. We recommend Designing Your Career for an overview of both the process and our office (and we continue to add new modules so check back regularly).
  • Speak with a career coach in our Career Studio to determine which assessments are best for you.

  • Spotlight on Careers Zoomcasts feature informational interviews with alumni located in our Canvas modules.
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