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Asked by David on December 26, 2016

I'm looking to set some New Year's resolutions for my professional life this year. Any advice on some good professional resolutions? And, any advice on how to stick with them for all of 2017?

Worthington, Textron, Emerson, Grace have responded.

Hi there,
This is a great idea! Have you thought about taking up a monthly book reading? There are a lot of great books out there about building your personal brand, leadership skills, and more! Depending…

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Asked by Student on December 25, 2016

How should I represent on my CV that I terminated my pursuit of a masters degree because of pregnancy and moving abroad (attended 1st semester and GPA is 3.6 out of 4)? Thanks in advance!

Textron, Emerson, Hersheys have responded.

I would advise against including any information about this in your CV because some employers might argue that leaving after one semester, regardless of the reason, could be an indicator of…

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Asked by George on October 26, 2016

I'm majoring in Finance. Do you think I need to complete any co-ops?

Hersheys, Cigna, Textron, ADM, ADP have responded.

It's always a great idea to complete a co-op or internship. Internships are a great way to get some real world experience in an area you are interested in pursuing after college. This will also help you to…

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Asked by sanchari on September 25, 2016

I'm pursuing a bachelor in computer applications now, but I don't want an IT job. It's too hectic and the pay isn't that great either. Any recommendation on what I should study after graduation? Pursue a masters? Any suggestions on where to start?

HPE, Cigna, ADP have responded.

A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Applications is a broad degree so there are options you can choose beyond just an IT job. It really depends on what you like to do, what elective courses you have taken…

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Asked by Carlos on September 15, 2016

I am near a recent completion of an Associates in Applied Science:Electrical Technology i have 3 months of commercial electric experience and 5 years of customer service experience.One goal is to finish a bachelor's in electrical engineering hopefully however I am completely lost as to where i need to start my career.

Worthington, Daikin Applied have responded.

Congrats on nearing the completion of an Associates in Engineering Technology. I would consider starting your career with an internship if you've not yet had one. You can search for Electrical Engineering Internships…

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Blog post on March 2, 2015

How to Change Careers

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Changing careers is common for many people. Whether you’ve simply discovered you actually hate your current career path or your industry has made it impossible for you to continue being employed...

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Blog post on February 26, 2015

5 Ways to Improve Your Resume

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You found the perfect job opening. It has all the elements you desire: compensation, corporate culture, and location are all in line with your dream job...

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Blog post on February 23, 2015

Coffee Fiends In The Workplace

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Coffee is a national pastime for millions of people in the US. From the first cup shortly after the alarm goes off in the morning, to the 3pm refuel we’re a country that loves our bitter caffeinated beverages...

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Blog post on February 20, 2015

The Balancing Act Of Vacation Time

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Vacation time can be a difficult subject to deal with in the workplace. Most companies have a set amount of paid time off based on various elements that designate a person’s ‘right’ to more or less vacation...

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Blog post on February 17, 2015

How To Work With People You Genuinely Dislike

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The workspace can be a place of inspiration and joy, filled with people who you deeply appreciate. Your office can also be a drudgery littered with various individuals who you’d rather not see twice let alone every day...

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