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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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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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Interview Advice : How to land the job you want

In this article for Brazen Life, Andrianes Pinantoan lists, 13 Interview Tips That Will Help You Land the Job You Want. Read an excerpt of Pinantoan’s article below. Read Full Article You’ve worked hard on your resume, and you finally networked your way to the right person. This is your chance: you’ve got an interview […]

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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 – Cast Away Interview Jitters

In his article for U.S. News & World Report’s blog, On Careers, Arnie Fertig lists, 7 Tips for Casting Away Interview Jitters. Read an excerpt from Fertig’s article below. Read Full Article “What if I bomb in my job interview next week?” is a common fear. The anticipation of being sized-up for a role you […]

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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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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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10 Job Interview Essentials

In this article published by USA Today College, Her Campus lists, 10 essential things to bring to an interview. Read an excerpt for the article below. Read Full Article Now that you’ve crafted a great resume and used your connections, you’ve finally landed your dream interview. But how should you prepare? Sometimes it’s tough to […]

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The Daily Muse: Unemployed? The Right (and Wrong) Way to Brand Yourself

In this article from The Daily Muse, Jenny Foss writes, Unemployed? The Right (and Wrong) Way to Brand Yourself. Read an excerpt of Foss’ article below. Read Full Article I recently came in contact with a former technology executive turned job seeker. He was navigating a lengthy, frustrating job hunt, and not surprisingly, he was mad, depressed, […]

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