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5 Careers You Can Get with that Computer Science Degree

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There’s no doubt that technology is a pervasive part of society today. Which is why computer science isn’t going anywhere! In fact, if anything thanks to the disruptions of new technologies, businesses and governments need computer science experts now more …

By Craig Lebrau
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Benefits of a Real Estate Career

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How would you like to be able to start your own business without having to spend a lot of money? Well, you can, and no, it isn’t some sort of get rich quick scheme. If you are good at sales …

By Jane Hurst
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Why Attend a Career Fair?

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If you’re looking for a new position, you may have considered attending a career fair. You probably imagine a loud room filled with intimidating employers talking about companies you’re not familiar with. And worse, you’re standing in lines, competing with …

By Cindy Hyman
Cindy Hyman Director of Alumni Career & Professional Development
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To Write or Not to Write: Things to Know about Cover Letters

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So you’re getting out there on the job market. Good for you! You’re ready. You have a great deal of education behind you. You even managed to get authoritative references. You may lack job experience, but that’s something you’ll gain. …

By Kelvin Fogarty
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Considering a Gig Job? Here’s What You Should Know.

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Gig jobs are those where workers earn money based on the task, or “gig” they complete. Gig workers are typically independent contractors or free-lancers who work part-time, without benefits, sometimes for multiple companies. There has been a lot of buzz …

By Cindy Hyman
Cindy Hyman Director of Alumni Career & Professional Development
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How to Make a Successful Career Transition

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Are you considering a career change? Unlike finding a new job, this might mean leaving an industry, as in shifting from journalism to wealth management, or moving to an entirely different position in your company, such as transferring from procurement …

By Cindy Hyman
Cindy Hyman Director of Alumni Career & Professional Development
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Resources for an Organized Job Search Process

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If the job search process stresses you out enough to need a hot pink straight jacket and sparkly helmet, then listen up. Finding your next job does not have to be such an arduous task, at least not when it …

By Alyssa Bekerman
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How to Write a Cover Letter for Internships

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Are you interested in taking on an internship while you are in college? If so, you can’t just walk in and expect to get the job. You need to apply like you would for any paying job, which means that …

By Jane Hurst
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The top 3 reasons you’re not getting job interviews

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Getting that first interview is usually the most exciting part of the job application process. You’ve done your research and spent days, sometimes even weeks perfecting your CV and cover letter. And then, the waiting game.

But have you ever …

By Amanda Casela
Amanda Casela Blogger & Digital Marketer
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Career Spotlight: Event Planning

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If you’ve ever considered a career in event planning, now would be a great time to act on that interest. As more people follow the trend of spending money on experiences rather than things, there’s a greater demand for quality …

By Cara
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