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3 Simple Ways to Boost Your Resume

WRITTEN BY: SAMANTHA DENNIS Resumés. No matter what your major is, you know you have to have one, whether for a career fair event, a formal interview, or to post online. A resumé is an employer’s first impression of you. Statistically, more people will see your resumé than you will interview with. That’s intimidating. So, […]

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Start Thinking Ahead: Summer Internships and Job Hunting

WRITTEN BY: JACQUELINE DUNN It’s January. Your mind is probably preoccupied with thoughts of the new semester, your broken New Years resolutions, and how cold it is outside (unless you’re one of our readers from the deep south…though 50 degrees might still feel frigid to you). Is now really the time to be stressing about […]

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Show that You’re a Leader

  WRITTEN BY: ANNA BOWLAND What makes a leader? Below are some guidelines based on my experience in the workforce:   Put Others First: This is an inherent trait of a good leader; you care more about your team than yourself. For a good leader this comes naturally. Don’t Ask Of Others What You Are […]

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How to Keep Track of Accomplishments At Work

  WRITTEN BY: KELSEY DI GIROLAMO The best opportunities in life are often unplanned and may spontaneously appear. This is very true for job and career opportunities. Have you ever had a friend, professor, parent or co-worker tell you about a job opening that you would be absolutely perfect for and they’ll even recommend you? […]

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Are You Prepared for Your First Day of Work?

Advice on what to wear, how to remember everything, and ways to make friends, so you can take on responsibility and get the most out of your new job.   WRITTEN BY: LAUREN KALIN I tend to over-prepare. For everything. Packing for a day trip to the beach looks more like I’m prepping a post-apocalyptic […]

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How to Create an Online Portfolio

  WRITTEN BY: MIRANDA GARDNER As our summer season at AroundCampus Group LLC approaches each year, my fellow coworkers and I recruit college students for our production internship. Out of all the interviews we have had, the amount of graphic design students without a portfolio of some kind is surprising. And so I have a […]

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Gleaning Knowledge From Your Coworkers

  WRITTEN BY: ANNA BOWLAND Many of us start out in our career by participating in an internship program. The internship may be paid or unpaid, glamorous or just grunt work. But I think most of us would agree that there is a direct correlation between what you put into the experience and what you […]