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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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What To Wear to the Fall Job Fair

Wondering what to wear to the Fall Job Fair? Dress professionally. It’s simple. (Leave the flip-flops, sweatpants, and ripped jeans at home.) Fall Job Fair  October 16, 2013 11:00AM – 3:00PM University Center at Kent Stark North Canton, Ohio

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The Battle of Infographic Resumes vs. Plain Resumes

Infographic Resumes vs. Plain Resumes The Twitter Battle of Epic Controversy We recently Tweeted this Chicago Tribune article, Why You Should Think Twice About That Infographic Resume, by Erik Bowitz of the Brazen Careerist. We tweeted the article from @AkronWorks, the twitter page of our local job board, provides job posting services in […]

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The Featured Jobs!

It is 3:00pm on a beautiful summer day in July. Conditions are perfect…. to apply for a Job! It’s business time. We have compiled a short-stack of local job openings we find particularly interesting. We call it “The Featured Jobs!” Yes, I know, it’s very original. We’ll feature some jobs we find particularly interesting, once […]

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Interview Advice: Biggest Interview Mistakes to Avoid

In this article for Lifehacker, Carrie Sloan explains, The Biggest Interview Mistakes HR Experts See (and How to Avoid Them). Read and excerpt of Sloan’s article below. Read Full Article They meet more people in an afternoon than most of us do in a year. But what faux pas do human resources pros see again […]

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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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LiveCareer – Dealing with a Skills Mismatch when Applying for a Job

In this article from LiveCareer, Jenny Treanor explains, Dealing with a Skills Mismatch when Applying for a Job. Read an excerpt of Treanor’s article below. Read Full Article It’s in an employer’s best interest to be very clear with a candidate about what she’ll be doing every day once she joins a new company. Hiring […]

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Resume Advice: How to Beef Up Your Resume

In this article from the Daily Muse, Sara McCord explains, From One Paragraph to One Page: How to Beef Up Your Resume. Read an excerpt from McCord’s article below. Read Full Article Did you catch the recent Office episode when Pam was applying for a new job? After spending pretty much her whole career at Dunder Mifflin, her resume […]

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WSJ – Tap your school for job-hunt help

In this article from the Wall Street Journal, Lindsay Gellman tells students and alumni to, Tap Your School for Job-Hunt Help Read an excerpt of Gellman’s article below. Read Full Article It wasn’t until after Christopher Morel graduated from Pennsylvania State University that he realized how helpful the school could be in his job search. Mr. Morel […]

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Find a Job When you are Unemployed

In this article from U.S. News and World Reports On Careers, Ben Weiss lists, 5 Strategies to Find a Job When You’re Unemployed. Read an excerpt of Weiss’ article below. Read Full Article In such a competitive job market, it’s not uncommon for professionals in any industry and at any pay grade to find themselves out of work. […]

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