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From the category archives: Career Planning

Career Planning

How to Write an Opening Statement for Your Resume

It doesn't matter whether your resume is scanned by a machine or a real person during the initial phases of a recruitment process. In either case, the most important part of your resume is your opening statement.

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Informational Interviews Can Help Guide Your Career Choice

When you're trying to determine what field or career path you want to take, you most often start by determining what your interests are and what you enjoy doing. Any specific skills and knowledge you have can also help shape your direction.

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Work on Your Network So It Can Work for You

When you're thinking about important aspects of job searching, networking should be at the top of your list. One of the biggest job-hunting mistakes you can make is in underestimating the value of creating a solid network.

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How to Check Job Prospects for Your Field of Study

You may share my interests in American literature, religious studies or art history, but I doubt, as fields of study, they'll prepare you for the future job market, unless you plan to become of a part of academia.

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Are You Making These Common Job Search Mistakes?

If your job search is taking longer than expected, or you haven't been getting the results you had hoped for, it might be time to take a step back and look at what you could be doing wrong. 

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Be Prepared For an Interview – Even If You Already Have a Job

I have been at my current job for about three years now. One of my managers recently retired and was replaced with a new hire. Shortly after starting the job, my new manager set up a one-on-one meeting with each member of our team.

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How to Gain the Most from Your First Internship

Internships can be your key to getting you first “real” job after college. Here are some tips for making the most of your first internship while you’re still in school.

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