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Category Archives: Job Search Tip

The Secret to Getting that First Job

Every year another group of anxious, yet excited, graduates get ready to receive to walk the stage and hold those diplomas high. Some of these grads will be wise and visit their campus career centers early to get a jump start on the job … Read More…

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A Good Employment Reference Brings Value

Value of a good employment reference! Everyone knows the value of a good employment reference to help you stand out in a job search. Lining up a good employment reference is a key part of an effective job search and you want to … Read More…

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The HBCU Career Center Featured Jobs

The HBCU Career Center offers a niche job board that is now mobile! Add resumes, search jobs, set up email alerts and research companies at The HBCU Career Center. Featured Jobs currently on our niche job board: Apply, share or set up a … Read More…

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Why Meet Employers at the Career Center?

Most HBCU college students, just like all other college students, miss opportunities to meet employers in their college career centers during the fall on-campus recruiting season. Many college students are just not aware that the fall semester is probably the busiest time in … Read More…

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What Does your Online Persona Say About YOU?

CareerBuilder.com surveys consistently show that employers are increasingly researching job seekers online before making hiring decisions. Employers are definitely using Social Networking sites to research job seekers.  What would your online persona say about you? “Hiring managers are using the Internet to get … Read More…

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Read Job Postings Carefully!

Too many job seekers get really attached to position titles and overlook the actual work, tasks and assignments involved in a particular job.  Don’t make this mistake.  Look past the job titles and read job postings carefully. As you read the job postings, you … Read More…

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