2100 Pullen Hall
career-development@ncsu.edu
919-515-2396

Your Introduction

You’ll have numerous opportunities to introduce yourself to employers while you’re at NC State.
Know in advance, what you will say!


Basic

  • “I am Mary Rodgers, a sophomore in graphic design.”
  • “I’m John Beck. I’m graduating in December with a B.S. in Technology Education.”

Better

  • “I am Mary Rodgers, a sophomore in graphic design and very interested in a summer internship in your New York City office.”
  • “I’m John Beck. I’m graduating in December with a B.S. in Technology Education and seeking an entry-level position in product design.”

Best 

  • “I am Mary Rodgers, a sophomore in graphic design. I am seeking a summer internship where I can bring artistic and technical abilities to electronic media projects. I plan to be in New York City this summer.”
  • “I’m John Beck. I’m graduating in December with a B.S. in Technology Education. I’m very interested in opportunities where I can contribute CAD design skills to the development of innovative products.”

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