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Category Archives: Personal Branding

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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10 Ways to Fix the Biggest Resume Mistakes New Grads Make

As a HR professional who owned a resume writing service for over a decade, let me reassure you that it’s easy to make resume mistakes.  Whether new professional or experienced job seeker, none of us are beyond making a mistake.  I focus on resume mistakes new grads make because they … Read More…

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Job Seekers Not Showing up for Interviews?

Recruiters hate an empty interview chair! Whatever happened to not burning your bridges or making a great impression at the job interview? The fact is you can’t make a good impression at the job interview, if you don’t show up for the job … Read More…

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Reactions to the New Morehouse Dress Code

Reactions continue to pour in about the new Appropriate Attire Policy established at Morehouse College. In an article for the Philadelphia Tribune, Cheyney alumni, Michael Coard had this to say: “It’s a great thing that there is a dress code at Morehouse. However, … Read More…

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30-second Introduction a conversation starter or killer?

I met Markell Steele on Twitter and wanted to share her great article on how to us a 30-second spot to enhance your personal branding at a networking event. ************** How many times have you walked into a networking event and clammed up? … Read More…

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