10 Questions You Should Ask During Your Interview

While most people think of the interview process as a time to answer questions in a way that demonstrates your acumen and ability to succeed in the role, it is also a time for you to ask questions. Some people …

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The Ultimate Back to School Guide for College Students: Part I

Getting back into the swing of school life can be challenging after a long summer of beach days, pool days, late nights with friends, or even just your summer job. With summer coming to its inevitable end, we thought it …

By Rob Porter - Firsthand
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Put a Stop to Post-Graduation Job Search Stress

Graduates who recently accepted their diplomas – or even those looking at graduation in the next year – who don’t have jobs lined up are understandably panicking. They are entering the real world with student loan debt while looking for affordable housing …

By Val Matta - CareerShift
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Should I Put My Pronouns on My Resume?

 

This article was originally published on TopResume

Written by Carson Kohler

Putting your pronouns on your resume is a personal decision, but here’s what you’ll want to consider.

In the past couple of years, you may have noticed more …

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The Pros and Cons of Working While in College

This article was originally published on the U.S. News & World Report website
Written by Emma Kerr

Working a part-time job while in college can help students pay for personal expenses, supplement financial aid and gain valuable work experience. On top of …

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14 Great Jobs for College Students That Give You “Real World” Skills

There’s a lot going on during your undergraduate years—and not all of it is directly tied to your future career. But at least part of going to college is about getting the skills you need to land your first job …

By Lily Zhang - The Muse
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What to Do When Employers Are Ignoring You

You’ve spent hours writing your resume, searching job sites, and applying to different roles—only to receive rejection after rejection. And that’s if you even hear back about your application at all. After a while, this all gets pretty exhausting, and …

By Andrew Fennell (The Vault) - Firsthand
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7 Essential Career-Readiness Tips for Students

Deciding what to do after school and how to prepare for life after college can be stressful and time-consuming. But it doesn’t have to be. If you follow the below seven stress-free tips, you’ll be well prepared for the next …

By Melissa Fisher - Firsthand
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100+ Icebreaker Questions—So You’ll Never Have to Think of a “Fun” Fact Again

How many times have you been in a meeting or new group setting and had to share a “fun” fact about yourself? After a while, it gets pretty tiring. If you struggle when put on the spot, it might even cause …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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Should You Go to Grad School? 5 Things to Consider in the COVID Era

During times of economic weakness or uncertainty, many graduate programs see their applications swell. There are already signs that the economic strain brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic will drive the same kind of increased interest in graduate school.

While …

By Patrick Mullane - The Muse
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