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Combat Job Search Age Discrimination

I spoke with a colleague recently who had lost a spouse and was looking to reenter the workplace.  It was pretty clear that his biggest concern was the job search age discrimination he felt he would face. He was worried about his chances of finding, … Read More…

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10 Rules for Career Success

Folarin Longe, founder of Human Edge Limited, a human resources consulting and staffing services firm developed this list of 10 Rules of Success. Your goal should be to apply these 10 rules of success, to your own career. It is not too early … Read More…

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Home for the Holidays and Bored?

If you came home for the holidays from college, you are probably now getting bored as family and friends return to their routines. If you have some free time now that everyone else has gone back to work, here are three ways to … Read More…

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Should I Name Job References on my Resume?

Having a list of professional job references is definitely part of an effective job search strategy. However, the names of references should not be listed on your resume. It is never too early in your college program to begin thinking about who will … Read More…

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Turn Your Internship Into a Full Time Job

Did you know that most companies really want you to convert your internship into a full time job?  Well they do.  The National Association of Colleges and Employers says that more than 50% of internships get converted to full time employees. The harder … Read More…

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Choosing a College Major this Fall

Are you having a problem choosing a college major? Are you already in college and have not selected a college major or minor as yet? Before you start thinking that you are alone, you should know that almost 80% of college bound students … Read More…

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