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Category Archives: Business Etiquette

Second Round Job Interview Tips

You have done everything right and aced the first interview during on-campus interviews.  Now you are scheduled for the next step.  Use these second round job interview tips to succeed. 1. Know your interview schedule and the day’s timeline ahead of time. 2. If … Read More…

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10 Resolutions for College Grads Seeking Careers

The National Association of Colleges and Employers (naceweb.org) say that employer hiring of new college grads will be up 7.8% this year.  If you are one of those college grads looking for work this year you should be thinking – “There is a … Read More…

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10 Rules for Career Success

Folarin Longe, founder of Human Edge Limited, a human resources consulting and staffing services firm developed this list of 10 Rules of Success. Your goal should be to apply these 10 rules of success, to your own career. It is not too early … Read More…

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Keep Job Search Emails Professional

No debate about the fact that emails are a big part of today’s job search.  Data shows that 183 billion email messages are sent every day. That’s about 2 million per second. Since about 70% of the emails might be spam and viruses, … Read More…

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Job Interview Meal Etiquette

Job interview meal etiquette is just as important as resume writing and job interview preparation for new grads.  Eating a meal with a potential or new employer can be pretty scary for college students.  These simple table manners tips will help any college student … Read More…

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Should I Name Job References on my Resume?

Having a list of professional job references is definitely part of an effective job search strategy. However, the names of references should not be listed on your resume. It is never too early in your college program to begin thinking about who will … Read More…

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