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Consider Military Officer Careers After College

Are you graduating from college next spring and considering your career options? You might want to consider military officer careers.  If you haven’t thought about that, there is still time to explore those. Military officer careers offer unparalleled leadership development and long term … Read More…

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Company Research in 3 Easy Steps

HR professionals say it all the time and I share it all the time: Do your company research before you go into the job interview. Some research says that if you spend just 15 minutes on the company’s website before a job interview, … Read More…

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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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5 Growing Careers for Math Majors

The Bureau of Labor Statistics is forecasting plenty of jobs in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) occupations. Sometimes college students do not consider a STEM major because they don’t know what types of professions or careers they can pursue. Math is … Read More…

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How to Start a Government Career

Job hunting for a government career? The Federal Government, the largest US employer, hires more than 3 million people and always has job openings. Every year hundreds of thousands of people started new government careers. Many of these new employees are new college graduates. Regardless … Read More…

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