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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.

 

Should I Put My Pronouns on My Resume? Ask the “Queer Career Coach”

While we now use online job boards and Zoom meetings in place of classified ads and formal handshakes, one thing remains the same: A good resume can speak volumes about you, before you even open your mouth. Your resume is …

By Amber Rorris-Crow - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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LinkedIn Mistakes to Avoid—Learn from Mine!

LinkedIn is a necessary evil. You need a profile, and it should be pristine. You probably already know this. I myself have often touted the importance of LinkedIn on this blog.

Which is why I’m ashamed to admit that my …

By Kaitlin McManus - 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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Best Questions to Ask During a Job Interview

These questions will help ensure a job is a good match for your qualifications and interests.

by Evan Thompson

Published on April 20, 2022

 Edited by Jennifer Cuellar

Being ready with questions to ask in a job interview is key …

By Kiersten Borkert
Kiersten Borkert Career Counselor
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10 Top Ways To Get More Connections On LinkedIn And Grow Your Network

Posted by Kelly Wilhelme on June 8, 2021

The expansion of remote working and the growing importance of social networking for social selling has many professionals exploring how to gain more connections on LinkedIn, and whether they’re doing everything they can to enhance their presence.

By Kiersten Borkert
Kiersten Borkert Career Counselor
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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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