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Category Archives: Career and Industry Awareness

Vanishing Jobs and Disappearing Companies

If you think today’s college students are too young to know about vanishing jobs and disappearing companies; think again.  Consider companies like Blockbuster and West Coast Videos, both former game and video rental stores. Even my 23 year-old son remembers our Friday evening … Read More…

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Explore Niche Job Boards

The US economy is in recovery and employers are increasing the number of new job openings every month.  Niche job boards are an excellent way to find job openings from employers looking specifically for groups of interested applicants. What is a Niche Job Board Niche job boards … Read More…

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Why Graduating Seniors MUST visit the Career Center

Are you a college senior who is on track to graduate next year? Before you know it, fall will be here and you will be counting down to commencement. Cap and Gown; check. Invitations; check. Final projects; check. I would like you to … Read More…

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25 Lists of Best Companies or Top Employers

One of the best places to start a job search is by using lists of best companies.  These 25 Lists of Best or Top Employers was developed to address a wide variety of industries and occupations. As with all the lists that The HBCU … Read More…

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Tips for Working with Employment Agencies

When the job search stalls, an employment agency could be just the shot in the arm that a job seeker needs. An employment agency can be a valuable resource for job seekers since agencies assist employers to fill open positions by screening and … Read More…

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Answers to Career Questions

It’s been my experience that every college student has career questions.  Not every college student seeks answers.  Our goal for The HBCU Career Center is to be a resources for students seeking answers as well as to engage college students in asking career questions. One … Read More…

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