Ask an Honest HR Professional: Why Do I Keep Losing Jobs to Internal Candidates?

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Dear HR Professional,

I’ve lost out on two jobs because the company went with internal candidates. Is this common practice? If so, how can I compete?

Signed,
So Close, Yet So Far

 

Dear So Close, Yet So Far,

It’s …

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Ask a Career Changer: How Do I Pick a New Career Path When I Have Many Passions?

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Dear Career Changer,

I’ve been wanting a career change and have a few different passions that I have no professional experience with. But I have no idea how to move forward. Any advice?

Signed,
Enthusiastic, But Inexperienced

Dear Enthusiastic, But …

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It’s OK if You Look at Other People’s Careers and Think “What Am I Doing?”

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When we say it out loud, we usually frame it as a joke:

“Wow, that 12 year old’s running their own company. What have I ever accomplished?”

“Look at that 22 year old who’s already got a master’s degree and …

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Apply for NBCUniversal Internships!

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UCLA Extension Certificate Students are eligible to apply for internships at NBCUniversal.

The Spring 2019 Internship Program with KNBC & Telemundo 52 (NBC Owned Stations & Affiliates) is approaching fast!

Desired Backgrounds: Journalism, Production, Public Relations/ Communications, Marketing, Graphic Design, …

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How to Ask for a LinkedIn Recommendation That Works for You

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We all know the benefits of a robust LinkedIn profile. It attracts the right kind of attention from recruiters and hiring managers, it helps you build a strong, reliable network, and it’s a convenient and easy way to showcase …

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