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Struggling? Here Are Some Tips on How to Succeed on Indeed.

Apr 24, 2019 2:19:26 PM / by Andrew Hurst posted in Job exploration, professional skills, "Selling Yourself"

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Indeed.com is now one of the biggest online job boards. Because when it comes to candidates being hired, Indeed delivers. Of course your resume will need to make its way over to this website, but how will you separate yourself from the thousands of other candidates? Here are some of the best tips and advice for posting your resume on Indeed and getting above the rest of the herd.

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How To Boost Your LinkedIn Profile

Apr 10, 2019 2:25:37 PM / by Hailey Dougherty posted in Networking, LinkedIn Tips, LinkedIn Profile, Social Media, Job exploration, "Selling Yourself"

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One of the most important parts of finding a job or internship is networking.  It’s preached to us time and time again- make connections with employers and keep those connections.  The easiest and most professional way to do this is through LinkedIn.  LinkedIn is a social networking site, specifically designed for employers, job seekers, and all business professionals to connect. Think of it as a Facebook for the business world, with the intent to build and engage with professionals while establishing and maintaining your own business identity. 

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3 Easy Steps to Build a Professional Reference

Apr 10, 2019 2:15:31 PM / by Jacob Linton posted in Job exploration, Resume, professional skills, References, "Selling Yourself"

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Believe it or not - you have the opportunity to potentially build a professional reference every time you step into the classroom. That’s right; while you’re browsing the internet finding means to pass time, there’s a professional reference standing right in front of you.

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First Steps Before an Interview; Cleaning Up Your Social Media

Apr 8, 2019 10:52:05 PM / by Sara Taddeo posted in Interview, Social Media, Job exploration, "Selling Yourself"

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Social media is important in today’s society, we use it to share our lives for everyone to see. The thing is, everyone sees it, including potential employers or coworkers before an interview. Kununu states that 70% of employers use social media to view potential candidates for their businesses, according to a Career Builder survey. Keep reading for a few tips on how to make your social media professional, but fun for employers to take an interest in you.

1. Delete any inappropriate pictures or videos

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Why YOU Should Attend Job Fair on Campus

Nov 30, 2018 1:00:00 PM / by Diya D'Sa posted in Job exploration, professional skills, job research, company research

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Speak Up

Nov 24, 2018 1:00:00 PM / by Maddison Hackett posted in Job exploration, professional skills

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I am starting my senior year of college, and I am set to graduate on time- that is if I am able to complete a practicum. A practicum is essentially an internship that is to be directed toward your course of study. That was the problem, I found myself in a unpaid practicum that had nothing to do with my major or the career I was aiming toward. At my school, practicums are assigned to you by your advisors, so the decision was not ultimately up to me. 

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‘Aha’ Moments

Nov 9, 2018 1:00:00 PM / by Chase Conley posted in Interview, Job exploration

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How to be Unstoppable

Sep 26, 2018 1:00:00 PM / by Our First Job Search posted in Networking, Job exploration, "Selling Yourself"

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5 Secrets to a Clean Social Media Presence

Aug 18, 2018 2:13:05 AM / by Allison Derman posted in Networking, LinkedIn Tips, LinkedIn Profile, Social Media, Job exploration

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Befriending Your Teachers

Aug 3, 2018 12:15:00 PM / by Jordan Bakouche posted in Networking, Job exploration

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