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Understand Your Work & Career Values to Make Inf...

What are Career Values? Career values reflect the qualities of a career or job that are satisfying, rewarding and motivating to you. They reflect what you want in a career. This includes factors such as what type of environment and working conditions are an ideal fit for you, your preference in work relationships, content you …Read the rest…

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Job Interview Advice

Preparation is the key to a successful interview. Thinking about the kind of information the employer is likely to seek will help you prepare. Basically, there are four questions the recruiter wants answered:     What job does the candidate want? Can the person do the job? Will the person do the job? Will the person …Read the rest…

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How to Write a Resume: Basic Guidelines

Your Guide to Writing Your Resume If you are in a job search you know that your resume is your marketing tool. Your resume should present to an employer your potential by illustrating examples of past accomplishments and experiences using the skills necessary for the job you are seeking. If you are a career changer …Read the rest…

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How Career Assessments Can Help You Choose A College ...

Need to Choose a College Major? Choosing your college major? Thinking about your first major career choice can feel overwhelming. How do you choose a college major between the thousands of options available? How does that translate into a major? The truth is, you just have to start somewhere. Many students believe they have to …Read the rest…

4 Things not to Include on Your Resume – Videoc...

1. An Objective Statement: include a profile or summary of qualifications instead. 2. Hobbies & Awards: if not related to your position, leave it off. 3. Tasks or Job Duties: focus on your accomplishments and results instead. Write your resume towards your future position. 4. Excessive Experience: include relevant experience up to 15 years in …Read the rest…

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Using Your Career Accomplishments to Communicate Your...

Clarifying Your Career Accomplishments Whether you are looking for a job or wanting to advance your career within your current organization, it is essential to recognize, capture, clarify and communicate your accomplishments to decision-makers.  The foundational tool for communicating your accomplishments is the S.T.A.R story. Situation – a brief synopsis of the situation you faced …Read the rest…

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Do You Have Career Anxiety?

You May Be Experiencing Career Anxiety if You Answer Yes to the Following: Does thinking about your future feel overwhelming and stressful? Do you have doubts about your future or the decisions you make? Do you find yourself saying, “I’m just not sure what to do!”   Choosing a major, deciding on a career path, …Read the rest…