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Posted September 16, 2014 by

Recent Graduate, Want to Get Social When Searching for Jobs? 6 Reasons to Create a LinkedIn Profile

If you are a recent graduate searching for jobs without much success, then it may be time to go social with your job search.  Learn six reasons to create your own LinkedIn profile in the following post.

Today, LinkedIn and your resume go together like peanut butter and jelly – universally accepted as a good thing, a standard even. Yet, I still get asked all the time: Do I really need a profile on LinkedIn? Here are 6 reasons why you should be on LinkedIn, and if you already are, why you should continuously update

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Posted August 20, 2014 by

Recent Graduate, Are You Applying for Jobs? It’s about Quality Not Speed

If you’re a recent graduate applying for jobs, be sure that you focus more on the quality of your applications rather than how fast you submit them.  Learn more in the following post.

A new job posting goes up. We feel the need to apply, right now! There’s often a balance of both excitement and panic when I talk to a client living this scenario. They’re eager to apply to what seems like a really great opportunity, while at the same time, they realize their resume is

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Posted June 16, 2014 by

Are You Using Pinterest for Your Entry Level Job Search?

When it comes to searching for an entry level job on social media, Pinterest might not be the first site you think about.  However, the following post includes an infographic that shows how Pinterest can be applied to your job search.

Pinterest can be an extremely effective tool to get noticed by recruiters. To fully understand its power – and how to maximize that power – we bring you an infographic from our friends at Giraffe CVs. This graphic goes in-depth on how (and why) to expand your search to Pinterest. How will you make yourself different?

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Posted June 04, 2014 by

Are You Trying to Find an Internship? 5 Opportunities to Consider

For those of you trying to find an internship this summer, check out five opportunities to consider in the following post.

Featured: Featured School is out for the summer, and so many of you have been emailing, tweeting and Facebook messaging me about all the awesome opportunities you’re taking on. So exciting!! For those of you who are still looking for that dream position, don’t worry — we have you covered. Here are 5 companies

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Posted June 03, 2014 by

Internship Finder, 16 People Who Have Been Successful from Having this Experience

As an internship finder, you can benefit from having this experience before getting a job.  Don’t take my word for it, though.  The following post includes an infographic featuring 16 people who have been successful from having an internship.

Companies are now beginning to realize that a strong intern can be the key to their company blooming into a large scale competitor — especially in the tech industry. We are seeing businesses begin to allow interns to actually get their hands dirty and excel doing real work. What’s the catch, though? Why now? To better understand

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Posted June 02, 2014 by

Young Professionals, Is Entrepreneurship Your Entry Level Job? 3 Things You Need to Know

If you are a young professional with an entry level job as an entrepreneur, the following post has three things you need to know.

Entrepreneurship isn’t easy — but if you commit to understanding your customers and leveraging new technologies, it could be your first and last “job.” Growing up, most of us still believe in the American Dream – that by getting a college education and building up our resumes with internships and relevant professional skills, we’ll

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Posted March 18, 2014 by

Writing Resumes in Search of Jobs for Recent College Graduates? Don’t Follow These 5 Rules

It looks like some of the rules for writing resumes have changed.  So, when creating yours in search of jobs for recent college graduates, the following post has five rules you should not follow.

Many of the “rules” have changed. Technological advances and the economic downturn have combined in recent years to create a significant effect on what works, and doesn’t work, as you job search. Resumes are no exception…

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Posted February 17, 2014 by

Internship Finder, 10 Tips to Make You the Best Intern Possible

So internship finder, congratulations on the new position!  Now, what can you do to make the most of your experience?  The following post includes an infographic with 10 tips to make you the best intern you can be.

You got the internship! Now, how do you make the most of the opportunity? Do you low-key it so you don’t stand out? Or do you go for it… hoping to make an immediate and lasting impression? For most, the answer lies somewhere in between. However, as shown in this infographic from Northpoint Centre of

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Posted April 04, 2013 by

Career in Graphic Designing

If you are interested in a career that involves creativity and communication, then graphic design might be for you.  Learn more about this field in the following post.

Graphic design is a creative process that combines art and technology to communicate ideas. The designer works with a variety of communication tools in order to convey a message from a client to a particular audience. The main tools are image and typography. ~ aiga.org Skills Qualifications for a Graphic Designer You might the the skills or you might

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Posted December 06, 2012 by

Creative Resumes: Are You Overdoing It?

CollegeRecruiter.comDo you want to add some visual appeal to your resume?  While this might be a good idea, there are some questions you should consider, according to the following post.

A creative resume is often a great option for job seekers to stand out. But if you’re not working in a creative field like graphic design or fashion, how do you know when your resume crosses the line from creative to distracting?  Creative resumes can vary in nature–for some job seekers, it may mean adding a cool border

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