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January 2, 2018

Pretend that you’re an employer who needs to choose between two job candidates.  To do the job adequately, the prospective employee will need to have specific technical skills and 2 years of experience.  Employee #1 has those technical skills and 2 years of experience.  Employee #2 has the needed technical skills and more, and 5 years of experience.  Which one would you hire?  While Employee #2 may seem like the obvious choice...

January 2, 2018

Every major change in our lives brings with it a certain amount of stress.  Whether a good change, like marriage or a new home, or difficult changes, like death of a loved one or loss of a job, stress will be part of the package.
 
Going off to college is one of those stress-laden changes, but it can be manageable.  While there's no secret formula that ensures a totally smooth transition, we can suggest a few things to think a...

January 2, 2018

How many college graduates does it take to make a double espresso soy latte? Hopefully, none. The job market for recent college grads is improving, leading some young adults to move out of barista gigs and into more professional positions. Good news! Still, there’s an art to a successful entry-level job search that not all recent grads are aware of. Here are six tips to make your process more effective:

1.  Don’t rely on online...

January 2, 2018

When it comes to  their college app essays, most students think they have nothing to write about.  "But nothing has ever happened to me,"  they insist.  What they don't understand is that you don't need to have discovered a cure for cancer or lived through a tsunami in order to have a worthwhile topic to explore.  In fact, we find that the most compelling essays are often about life's tiniest, most mundane moments.  What makes...

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