I played softball in high school. Should I list this and my position on my resume?

Hello there! If you are going to share what you did in High school, I would listed it at the end as “Extracurricular activity or Interests”. This will give a sense of your personality and it will…

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I just graduated HS this past June 2014 and am making a resume to apply for jobs during my first year at college. I went to 4 different high schools, do I list them all?

This is a great question. I would recommend that you list the high school where you graduated from.  That would be the school where the company you get hired from would check your education if they do…

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I am a biomedical engineering and I was wondering if my career goals are an upper management position in scientific R&D (particularly pharmaceuticals) would it be better to get a PhD. in biomedical engineering or a master's in biomedical engineering along with an MBA?

Within the biomedical field, including pharmaceuticals, a PhD is usually a requirement to reach the upper echelons of management roles. If you are still an undergraduate with less than 3rd year (Junior) standing…

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I completed a year of volunteer service after my undergraduate studies. Do employers look at that favorably? Might it be an issue for some employers?

Yes, think there is so much to be said in the experiences and lessions learned of a volunteer opportunity. It puts things in perspecitve and gives you a broader outlook. It's also fine to share the why it was…

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I'm in the midst of a career change -- I'm going to school part time for IT, while working full time as a writer at a publishing company. I'm starting to look for an internship to get my foot in the IT field, and I'd like to increase my odds of getting a good one by utilizing my Linkedin network by broadcasting my desire for an internship to all my connections. Just one problem -- I have a supervisor and a few co-workers at my current job who are on my connections list. I'd ideally like to keep my internship search on the down low -- would it be worth "disconnecting" from these people?

Congratulations on considering internships as a means of increasing your marketability.  Good choice!
While LinkedIn is a very important site for networking and connecting with employers and recruiters,…

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