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Put your Best Foot Forward in Temp Jobs

The National Employment Law Project reports that temporary workers fill 2.5% of all jobs in the US.  Millions of new college grads, people reentering the workforce or those making career transitions will often have to spend some time in temp jobs.  No matter … Read More…

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3 Things Black Students Must Do Before Graduation

Employers seeking diverse talent, will have larger talent pools Gone are the days when seeking diverse talent, translated to “hire a Black person.”  I hate to be so blunt, but it is the reality.  Employers are looking for new grad talent with the professional … Read More…

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10 Job Search Mistakes New Grads Make

Everybody makes job search mistakes.  However, many of the job search mistakes new grads make can be avoided with a little bit of research and preparation.   The following ten job search mistakes are easy to fix.  If you believe you are not making job search progress … Read More…

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7 Ways to Shine in Your Summer Internship

Kudos to you for doing the hard work to land a summer internship. Before you head to your internship, pay close attention to these 7 ways to shine in your summer internship experience this year. If you do the right things to shine and be … Read More…

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Government Internships with Mayors and Governors

Did you know there could be government internships available in the Mayor’s Office in your town or the Governor’s office in your state? Whether you are interested in Public Policy, Government, Community Relations or Social Issues, or NOT, there are government internship possibilities … Read More…

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Build a Career on Real Work Experience

Steven Smith, nationally known sports talk guru and Journalism graduate from Winston-Salem State University, shared some career insights with HBCU students on the value of getting real work experience in college. Smith said that when he graduated from a non-accredited Journalism program at Winston-Salem … Read More…

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