The Importance of Researching a Company Before Interviewing

Posted by Rebecca Oberman on Apr 2, 2020 1:45:23 PM

The Importance of Researching a Company Before Interviewing

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Topics: Interview, First Impression, Career, Job Search, First Step, Job Tips, Professional Skills, Selling Yourself, Job Research, Dream Job

The Best 6-Step Guide to Developing a Successful Elevator Pitch

Posted by Gavin Roeder on Apr 1, 2020 1:53:56 PM

The Best 6-Step Guide to Developing a Successful Elevator Pitch 

During the job interview process, a company may ask for an elevator pitch to learn more about you! This may be in either video form or over the phone. It’s crucial that you use your elevator pitch to stand out from the competition!  Some people may find an elevator pitch confusing or even difficult to start. Showcasing yourself to a company for the first time may even be freighting experience but worry not, this 6-step guide to developing the best elevator speech is here! Just follow these steps and keep them in mind when you're ready to start creating your own elevator pitch! 

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Topics: Interview, First Impression, Selling Yourself, How To, Personal Branding

Ready, Set, LinkedIn: Creating the Perfect Profile

Posted by Danielle Malley on Apr 1, 2020 1:49:17 PM

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Ready, Set, LinkedIn: Creating the Perfect Profile.
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Topics: Networking, LinkedIn Tips, First Impression, First Step, Selling Yourself

Good Business Card Etiquette

Posted by Ben Gardner on Apr 1, 2020 1:42:33 PM

Good Business Card Etiquette

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Topics: Networking, First Impression, Professional Skills, Selling Yourself, Business Card, How To, Personal Branding

Business Cards: Why are they so important?

Posted by Kaitlin Krasic on Mar 31, 2020 1:08:48 PM

Business Cards: Why Are They So Important?

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Topics: Networking, First Impression, Professional Skills, Selling Yourself, Business Card

The Difference Between Men's Business Casual and Business Professional

Posted by Admed Adams on Mar 31, 2020 1:08:30 PM

The Difference Between Men's Business Casual and Business Professional

 

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Topics: Interview, First Impression, Professional Dress, Professional Skills

Tips to improve your LinkedIn for Professionalism

Posted by Ousmane Sarr on Oct 29, 2019 11:23:35 AM

When I first entered college I thought I was marketable with all the right resources I needed. There was the college’s first job fair of the semester a few weeks in and I felt prepared for it. I went in with my resume, business card and myself to market to these employers that I am the best fit for their company. What I remembered of that day was that I had a lot of great conversation with employers but they seemed to always have a confused face they had when they saw an overly ambitious applicant as me without a LinkedIn profile. They questioned why I did not have one and immediately the mood of the conversation changed.

A LinkedIn profile is how they choose to engage with us these days and we need to know how to best set up a profile for optimal performance. Here are some tips on created your very own LinkedIn profile: 

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Topics: LinkedIn Tips, First Impression, Social Media, Career

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