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Writing And Receiving LinkedIn Recommendations

WRITTEN BY: JACOB ROSS We’ve talked about LinkedIn Basics and how to set up your account, find connections, and even apply for jobs. Now that your profile is up and running and your network is growing every day, I want to give some tips about writing AND receiving recommendations on LinkedIn to help your profile […]

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Google Your Business

WRITTEN BY: ISAAC SCHMIDT I often feel lucky that I can find an answer to any question that strikes my interest by simply asking my phone to search it or by typing it out. In this age of information, it seems that there is something to learn about everyone and everything. The search engine becomes […]

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Leading A Project At Work

  WRITTEN BY: ANNA BOWLAND A couple of months ago, we discussed traits that make a good leader. Now let’s think specifically about how to be an effective leader on a project.   Get Organized – Google docs are your friend. (Or sticky notes, whiteboard, whatever works for you!) Whatever you do, don’t “wing it.” […]

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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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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 […]