I am a recent Ohio State grad with a B.A in communications. I am wanting to get into the nonprofit world, or special event planning, maybe both. I know I naturally possess the skills necessary along with my education to be an excellent candidate..I just don't know how to get my foot in the door. Any suggestions?
Congratulations on graduating! It is great to recognize how your natural proclivities and education come together for their best impact. It can take people a long time to figure out what is going…View all answers »
I have a number of friends who have created resume websites and seen some success doing it. What should I include in a resume website? Is there an advantage in having a traditional resume AND a non-traditional resume to accompany it?
Hi there! There are a lot of things you can create as part of the creation of your personal brand. A resume website, a video resume, a traditional resume, a carefully complete LinkedIn Profile,…View all answers »
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!
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…
I have completed all rounds of my interview. After two weeks, I got an email from an HR manager that I am a finalist for the position. I followed up a couple days later with the same manager and he mentioned we will make a decision by the end of this week. Is this a normal timeline? And isn't it a good sign that they notified me I was a finalist? Thanks!
Hello and congrats on working through the interview process! It can be difficult to determine what a normal timeline is because companies can have such a wide variety of timelines that they work through. Completing…View all answers »
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.
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…View all answers »
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