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Category Archives: What Employers Want

Writing Help for Job Seekers

We all get tripped up with writing errors from time to time. The photo here shows one of those punctuation writing errors we make all the time – misplacing the apostrophe. The College Board’s National Commission on Writing says that US companies spend … Read More…

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How to Kick the Internship Up a Notch

One of the keys to career success for a new grad is to have a resume with a couple of good internships. Especially in today’s job market, employers are successfully using internships as a way to find good candidates for long term career … Read More…

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3 Places to Meet Employers on Campus

Too many college students overlook opportunities to meet employers and hiring managers on campus. Many college students only attend employer events when they are actually looking for a job or internship and want to be hired. That may be too late if other … Read More…

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Learn these Skills on your Next Internship

In an article published in the Deseret Morning News, Wendy Leonard says, “Colleges and universities dump a lot of new college graduates into the work force, and yet some in the work force still need additional, specialized training to perform well in the … Read More…

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What’s Your College Degree Worth?

Here is what one jobseeker, Bea Dewing said rcently in an article for the Career Journal, “A degree isn’t any big guarantee of employment, it’s a basic requirement, a step you have to take to even be considered for many professional jobs.” Having … Read More…

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Fall College Recruiting Check List for College Students

I hate to say it but the summer is just about over. Microwave. Check!Towels. Check!Iron. Check! This is pretty much the kind of checklist that students and parents are using this time of year as college studens head back to school! College juniors … Read More…

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