Is it Better to Apply Through a Company’s Own Website Instead of a Job Board?

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Today’s the day you apply for that job. Your materials are ready to go, but as you’re browsing around one last time you discover that the role you’re interested in is posted not just on the company’s careers page, but …

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The Unspoken Rules of Job Searching in January

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I don’t have to tell you that January is quite the kick-starting month. Exhibit A: Have you noticed how packed your gym suddenly gets every January due to fitness-related resolutions?

But it’s also a big time of year for careers. …

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Happy Holidays – UCLA Extension Holiday Closure

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UCLA Extension Career Services will be closed from December 24th – January 3rd for winter break.

Weekly Email Alerts will be on hold during the campus closure as well and will resume back on Friday, January 11th with updated jobs, news, …

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5 Tips for Networking at Work (Without Jeopardizing Your Job)

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You’ve enjoyed your job. And you’re really darn good at it. But you’re starting to feel the itch.

It may not be a full-blown burn (yet), but you’re wondering what it might be like to go do something else—in another …

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4 Ways to Find a Hobby You Love (Because It’s Good for Your Life and Your Career)

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Having a hobby that you enjoy—whether that’s crocheting a sweater for your bestie’s new baby, hitting the slopes to enjoy some fresh powder, or practicing pirouettes in ballet class—has all sorts of well-documented benefits, from lower levels of stress to …

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