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Career Education offers individualized support for students in creating application materials for internships, jobs, fellowships, and graduate school. During the academic year, we offer Express Advising Hours and are also available by appointment to help perfect your materials.

 

4 Great Questions to Ask an Interviewer

Getting a job interview is an exciting feeling. It’s one of nervousness and anticipation and something that you should prepare for. Not only is it important to know how to answer questions but it’s good to know how to ask …

By Sean Kelly - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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An Easy Formula To Help You Craft The Perfect Professional Summary

While we don’t recommend making a habit of including a professional summary or profile at the top of your resume—that’s valuable real estate and you’ll almost always have an opportunity to tell that same story in more detail in your …

By Idealist - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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In 2022, Being Active On LinkedIn Is As Important As Having a Resume

When it comes to LinkedIn, a lot of my clients have it backwards.

I recently spoke to a Project Manager who didn’t get a job that she was a great fit for because of her LinkedIn profile. When I asked …

By Anastazija Gavrilovic - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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5 Cover Letter Mistakes to Avoid so Your Job Application Stands Out

A cover letter isn’t a mere formality—those in charge of hiring actually read them. And if your cover letter isn’t up to snuff, your application may head straight to the reject pile. Here are 5 cover letter mistakes to avoid so that your …

By Mary Kate Sheridan - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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A proper résumé and effective job-hunting skills can go a long way in getting a foot in the door. An …

A list of suggestions if you don’t get into graduate school.

A sample list of questions to ask to learn more about a graduate program.

Writing exercises for the graduate admissions essay, statement of purpose, or letter of intent.

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