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Posted July 21, 2014 by

Trying to Find an Internship or Job this Summer? 4 Ways to Get Your Search Going

If you are still trying to find an internship or job this summer, the following post has four tips to help move your search along.

We’ve always been told that searching for a job during the summer months is a bad idea. Luckily for you, that is just a myth! So grab a cold one, go outside, break out the BBQ… and have some fun job hunting! Here are four tips sure to help you heat up your summer job search

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Posted January 14, 2014 by

No Response to Applications for Recent College Graduate Jobs? 7 Steps for Following Up

If you haven’t received any responses to your applications for recent college graduate jobs, the following post provides seven steps on how to follow up with companies.

With the Bureau of Labor Statistics reporting the unemployment rate for 20-to-29-year-olds is 13.5%, the job market is a crowded place for younger adults… and you need every advantage possible. With that in mind, check out this step-by-step guide to following up on a job application…

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Posted November 25, 2013 by

Writing Your Resume for Entry Level Jobs? Think Twice About Adding Education First

While it may be tempting to include your education first when applying for entry level jobs, the following post talks about why this may not be a good idea.

Resumes? Who needs them! That’s the thinking of folks at LinkedIn, who recently announced you can use the professional network to apply for jobs — and you don’t even need a resume. Now, fire off a job application using your LinkedIn profile. (Click “Apply Now” on this job to see it in

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Posted October 21, 2013 by

Landed a New Entry Level Job? 5 Tips to Manage Your Career Like the Life of an Automobile

Now that you have landed an entry level job, how can you successfully manage your career as if you’re maintaining an automobile?  The following post shares five tips.

38.2 percent. According to Kelley Blue Book, that’s how much original value your car retains after five years. Hurts, doesn’t it? Just like cars, we all have a certain value at our jobs. Unlike cars, our price doesn’t have to go down. In fact, if we manage our careers right, our value can increase

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Posted October 10, 2013 by

Your Education Helped You Land an Entry Level Job. Now Learn 15 Tips to Land a Master’s Degree for Life

Recent graduates, no matter what degree you earned in college, you hope it will help to find your first entry level job.  However, learning doesn’t have to stop there.  In the following post, learn 15 tips to land a master’s degree for life.

The Millennial generation? Maybe we should be called the “Master’s” generation. A story by Nick Anderson in The Washington Post describes how young professionals are funneling into colleges and universities at a record pace for advanced diplomas. In the report, Anderson says that from 2000 to 2012, the number of master’s degrees rose 63 percent. “A plain ol’

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