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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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Job Interview Body Language Can Kill the Job Search

A UCLA study showed that up to 93% of communication effectiveness is determined by nonverbal cues. Author, Alton Barbour, writer of Louder Than Words: Nonverbal Communication, states that the impact of a message is 7% verbal, 38 % percent vocal ie. volume, pitch, … Read More…

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5 Summer Job Interview Questions and How to Answer Them

As you consider where to work and what kind of work you want to do this summer, don’t forget to write a resume and prepare for the job interview. Job interview preparation is really key to job interview success!  Here are 5 job interview questions employers … Read More…

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Job Interview Tips for New Grads

More than 3 million new grads will pick up college degrees this spring.  Only about a quarter (24%) of these new grads are heading to grad school.  Some new grads will travel and explore, but most of these new grads are heading into the job market.  … Read More…

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Strategies for Campus Interviews with a Low G.P.A.

If you are planning to interview on campus in your college career center, your G.P.A. is more important than you think.  Here are a few strategies to help you land interviews on campus with a Low G.P.A.  When low  G.P.A. doesn’t meet the minimum? … Read More…

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Job Interview Meal Etiquette

Job interview meal etiquette is just as important as resume writing and job interview preparation for new grads.  Eating a meal with a potential or new employer can be pretty scary for college students.  These simple table manners tips will help any college student … Read More…

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