Tag: careers

6 Things to Omit From Your First Cover Letter

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You may know what to include in your first cover letter, but do you know what to omit? Here are six things to leave out of this key document. read more

What Is a "Takeaway Resume," and How Can It Help You?

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Having trouble crafting your resume? Try making the "takeaway resume" to enhance your applications and show what you've learned. Here's how to do it! read more

9 Reasons to Use the Career Center Before Senior Year

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Freelance Writer

You have a wealth of career knowledge right at your fingertips with your college career center. Here's why it should be your favorite place on campus! read more

How to Perfect the 5 Sections of a Cover Letter

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Hiring managers expect your cover letter structure to comprise five basic parts. Here's how to write each section for job application success. read more

7 Ways to Prepare to Ask for a Promotion

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Property Manager, 217 South

If you're a hard worker, you're likely ready for the next step in your career. Here are seven ways to show your boss that you're ready to move up. read more

Boost Your Career Advantages With These 5 Liberal Arts Skills

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Digital Content Editor, findcourses.com

What can you do with a liberal arts degree? Learn these five skills (and more) that transfer easily to success in the workplace. read more

What Can You Do With a Graphic Design Major?

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

What can you do with a Graphic Design major? Read on to find out about different career options. read more

How Do You Pick the "Perfect" Major?

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

What do you want to do when you grow up? Your undergraduate degree can build a foundation for your future career, so here's how to make an informed decision. read more

How to Give Your Resume "The Disney Effect"

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Editorial Assistant, Carnegie Dartlet

It's a well-known fact that interviewers' ears perk up at three words: Walt Disney Company. Here are ways to get that same reaction in other ways. read more

How to Ace the First 6 Months of Your First-Ever Job

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If you're a college grad entering the workforce for the first time, here are six big things you should aim to accomplish during the first six months of a new job. read more