Top 5 Ways to Use Your Public Library as a Career Exploration Tool

I feel like an expert on this topic, raised by a librarian and living as I do in the newly annointed book reading capital of America: Seattle, at least according to this New York Times article. I use my library …

By Candice A - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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W. P. Carey Alumni Share 6 Ways to Determine if a Company Truly Values Diversity

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What are ways to determine if a company truly values diversity?

Here are 6 ways they shared:

Are Statements Backed Up by Actions?
Do Leaders Act as Role Models?
Look to their Leadership Team-Is …

By W. P. Carey Career Services Center
W. P. Carey Career Services Center
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W. P. Carey Alumni Share 4 Tips for Following-up After a Job Interview

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What tips would you share on following-up after an interview? 

Here are 4 tips for following up they shared

Send a “Thank You” Email
Write personalized Notes
Follow Up In a Timely Manner
Connect …

By W. P. Carey Career Services Center
W. P. Carey Career Services Center
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How to Improve Emotional Intelligence

Illustration by Marian Blair

So-called “soft skills” are often viewed as less vital and less challenging to acquire than “hard skills” like crunching data and engineering software. While hard skills are important, social-impact work hangs on relationships—which means soft skills …

By Ashley Fontaine - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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How to Use Personality Type to Find a Career You Love

Sometimes it takes time to find a career you love. If yours doesn’t feel right, now might be the best time to make a change for the better. Over 40% of the global workforce is on the brink of resigning, …

By Ivy Exec - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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In 2022, Being Active On LinkedIn Is As Important As Having a Resume

When it comes to LinkedIn, a lot of my clients have it backwards.

I recently spoke to a Project Manager who didn’t get a job that she was a great fit for because of her LinkedIn profile. When I asked …

By Anastazija Gavrilovic - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
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30 Jobs That Are Seriously in Demand for 2022

It has been a journey, folks. But we’ve arrived at a job market so scorching it could take on a sizzling fajita platter. The number of job openings in the U.S. reached record peaks in late 2021, the highest levels …

By Stav Ziv - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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W. P. Carey Alumni Share 5 Tips for Successful Virtual Networking

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What tips would you share for successful virtual networking?

Here are the five virtual networking tips they shared:

Start With a Goal in Mind
Do Your Research
Make a Good First Impression
Don’t Be …

By W. P. Carey Career Services Center
W. P. Carey Career Services Center
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Top Three Things You Can Do to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile

There are over 673 million users on LinkedIn, yet many job seekers wonder if the social media platform is worth their time. Is LinkedIn necessary to win a new job? Do you need a robust profile to land that new …

By Ivy Exec - Ivy Exec
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10 Qualities to Emphasize Instead of Passion in a Job Interview

Passion has been sold, particularly to millennials and those in generations younger, as the hallmark of a successful career. And in a lot of ways, it’s been oversold.

Finding a sense of fulfillment — a sense of purpose, even — in what you …

By Liv McConnell - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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