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HBCU International Students Networking Tips

There are many international students enrolled at Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Students come from all over the world to attend colleges in the US and many actually choose HBCU’s for competitive academic programs.  Latest data on HBCU International students: HBCU’s with certification … Read More…

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HBCU on Social Media: 11 Rules for Students

I love communicating with students about their HBCU experiences, internships and college life on social media. The pride in these historical landmark institutions is very evident. With all the talk about the value and relevance of Historically Black Colleges and Universities, social media … Read More…

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Performance Evaluation of FAMU President Released

Executives at Historically Black Colleges and Universities are coming under fire and scrutiny from all directions.  From students and parents lamenting the high costs of education, to state governments evaluating the funding of these schools or alumni concerned about the value of their … Read More…

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How to Use Social Media in Your Job Search

For years career coaches and career centers have stressed networking as an important part of the job search strategy.  Social media has kicked up networking to a whole other level. Per Capterra, in 2014 a whopping 94% of recruiters were either using  or … Read More…

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10 Ways to Ace the Phone Interview

It’s no secret – If you blow the phone interview or phone screening; your chances of going further as a job candidate are slim. Phone interviews are a really practical, low cost way for recruiters to narrow the field of candidates pretty quickly. … Read More…

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3 Benefits of Interview Coaching

I’ve been doing interview coaching for almost 16 years!!  That number surprises even me sometimes when I think about my first career center job while I lived in California.  I had returned to school to get a business and became hooked on Career … Read More…

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