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Finding A Job in Today’s Economy

How to Find a Job in Today’s Tough Economy “So, what will the world look like when the crisis ends? Much different than before, I expect. Months of sheltering in place will fundamentally change our lifestyles and will continue to influence the way we live and do business, long after the coronavirus is history. Here […]

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Job Search Strategy

Developing A Strategy for your Job Search   Developing a Strategy To keep moving forward with your job search, you need to have a strategy. You don’t  need to have made any  final decisions – you may still be working on several possibilities. As you review your various job prospects, you should: Identify any gaps […]

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Communication Skills

How Well Do You Communicate? Successful communication is critical in business. Employability skills is an umbrella term for a set of highly desirable, transferable skills that turn you into a very attractive candidate or employee. They can be defined as a set of skills employers want from a potential employee. According to Randall S. Hansen, Ph.D., […]

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What Industry Are You Interested In?

Job Searching? What do you know about the industry you are looking into? What do I know already? Have you ever had a part–time job, volunteered to help an organization or been a member of a club or society inside or outside of university? If so then you will have a useful starting point from […]

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Networking for Job Seekers

Networking…What Is It and How Do I Do It? What is networking? The art of networking is part of a proactive approach.  To clarify networking is not nepotism (i.e. getting a job because of who you are rather than what you are). It is a system of identifying those who can give you information and advice to […]