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Career Growth

Career Growth

9 Steps to Getting a Job After Taking Time Off

Sometimes taking time off from a desk job is necessary – whether it’s for a mental and emotional break, pursuing a personal venture, or for family reasons. Taking a break can offer a wealth of experience in a non-traditional sense, but it may not be recognized as “strong experience” garnering…

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Career Growth

10 Things to Do to Land a Job in 30 Days

It’s possible, and you can do it. Here’s how: 1. Clean and Bulk Up Your LinkedIn Your LinkedIn profile is your virtual resumé. This means that while hiring managers spend 30 seconds or less scanning your resumé, they’ll likely spend less time on your virtual resumé. Recruiters and connections can…

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Career Growth

I Graduated with a Useless Major, Now What?

Students pose this question to me all the time. Typically, they have majored in Sociology, Anthropology, Art History, or another major that they have decidedly renounced as “useless.” As Liberal Arts-focused colleges are attracting more and more students uncertain of what they want to do upon graduation, students are often…

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