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5 Tips to Land Your Dream Job After College

Land Your Dream Job After College If you’re reading this article, you are a soon-to-be or recent graduate, or an ambitious soul in pursuit of the American Dream. I have good news. The dream is possible. Hardworking people can find success in every season of life, even despite economic forecasts. During college, I studied business […]

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Professional Development: Make the Most of an Internship

In this article for Brazen Life, Will Stevens lists, 5 Vital Tips for Making the Most of an Internship. Read an excerpt of Stevens’ article below. Read Full Article A good internship can provide you with valuable experience and give you a real advantage in a competitive job market. It can be a great addition to your […]

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What NOT to Wear… at the Job Fair!

Attending a Job Fair or an interview soon? If so, then stick with us and we’ll help you put your best foot forward. Here is real advice on What to Wear… and What NOT to Wear at a Job Fair or employment interview. To start off, we’re the folks who run AkronWorks.com and StarkJobs.com, the […]

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What not to do when you get fired.

In this article for PayScale, Jen Hubley Luckwaldt lists, 5 Things Not to Do When You Get Fired. Read an excerpt of Luckwaldt’s article. Read Full Article Getting laid off isn’t fun, but at least you have the comfort of hearing “it’s not you, it’s me,” and collecting uncontested unemployment for a while. But what […]

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Interview Advice – Elevator Pitch Essentials

In this article from USA Today College, Billie Streufert breaks down the important elevator-pitch. USA Today College, Your minute to win it: Elevator Pitch essentials – Read full article Read an excerpt of Streufert’s article below. Imagine running into the hiring manager of your dream job. Chances are you won’t be in an elevator. Perhaps […]

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Brazen Life: When Should You Work for Free?

In this article from Brazen Life, Kelly Gurnett answers the questions, When Should You Work for Free? Read an excerpt from the article below. Read Full Article If you’ve ever had a potential employer/friend/fill-in-the-blank ask you to provide work free of charge, chances are you’ve been torn. Should you do it as a gesture of good faith […]

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LiveCareer – Attack Your Job Search: Schedule Informational Interviews

In this article from LiveCareer, Jenny Treanor writes, Attack your Job Search: Schedule Informational Interviews. Read an excerpt of Treanor’s article below. Read Full Article If you’re about to graduate with your degree in hand, you’ll want to move quickly past the period of uncertainty that sometimes extends between the end of college and the beginning of […]

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Canton Job Fair Hosts 50 Employers April 17

StarkJobs.com will host a Spring job fair for local job seekers. The event will be held at The University Center at the Kent State Stark Campus Wednesday, April 17 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Representatives from over thirty companies will be on hand to promote their local job opportunities in Engineering, Manufacturing, Education, Customer […]

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The Daily Muse – Interviewing at a Company You Used to Work For

In this article from The Daily Muse, Anne Niederkorn describes, Getting Back Together: Interviewing at a Company You Used to Work For. Read an excerpt of Niederkorn’s article below. Read Full Article Over time, your career path can take some pretty unexpected twists and turns. Like—when you suddenly find yourself trying to rejoin a company or team […]

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Lifehacker – FaceWash Makes Sure Your Facebook Profile is Clean and Interview-Ready

In this article from Lifehacker, Alan Henry explains how, FaceWash Makes Sure Your Facebook Profile is Clean and Interview-Ready. Read an excerpt of Henry’s article below. Read Full Article If the prospect of going back over years of Facebook posts to determine whether some of them should be hidden or photos untagged is daunting, webapp […]

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