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Adulting 101: Studying doesn’t end with finals

This is it. You’ve spent weeks looking at job applications, staring relentlessly at your blank phone screen and obsessing over each word of your resume…and finally it happens. Your phone lights up with a number you don’t recognize, so you leap out of your seat, tell your friends to quiet ...

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Adulting 101: Let’s talk about LinkedIn

LinkedIn – chances are, you’ve heard about it by now. Whether it’s a professor encouraging you to get one or a friend bragging about how theirs is totally awesome, it’s probably come up at least once in a conversation. But somehow you still don’t know what it is, right? Or, ...

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Adulting 101: Let’s talk about Career Services

So at this point in our wonderful adventure on the journey towards real adulthood, we’ve all taken the time to perfect those resumes, right? I sure hope so. For those of us who may be struggling to put how that one summer spent as a camp counselor makes us a ...

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Adulting 101: Let’s Talk Resume Content

Resumes: more often than not, your resume will serve as a first impression for the business you are trying to get a job with. Maybe that’s why it can seem so stressful to write one. I mean, you’ve got about 15 seconds to impress the recruiting director or else it ...

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Adulting 101: The Backup Plan

So, originally, I had planned to meet with Career Services this week and then write an article about what information should go in a resume, or something of that nature. That, however, didn’t happen. The thing about planning ahead is that you have to plan for something to go wrong. ...

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