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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7 Career Lessons That Double as Amazing Life Advice

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Here at The Muse, we talk a lot about careers. (I know, that’s stating the obvious.)

The thing is, if you really think about it, a lot of the advice we give can be applied to any situation. After all, …

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5 Skills to Master Before Applying for a Social Media Job

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Interested in a job in Social Media? In this day and age, social media is an important part of most people’s everyday lives. Being social media savvy might not be uncommon but if you’re someone interested in applying for a …

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5 Questions to Ask When You’re Interviewing for a Tech Job

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“So, do you have any questions for me?” – If you’ve ever had trouble finding the perfect answer to this question read this article from The Muse that gives you 5 question to ask when you’re interviewing for a Tech …

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Interested in Journalism? Here’s a Break Down of Skills You Need to Master

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Interested in Journalism? In an industry so broad, finding a place to start can be difficult. Gain some insights and advice from successful journalists in this article by The Muse, which highlights the skills you need to break into the …

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Upcoming Event: 7th Annual Women (and Men) Leaders in Supply Chain

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This is an outside event (not hosted by UCLA Extension).  For more information, please contact the event organizers at 562-283-0521 / pramsdale@tsllc.com.

Extension students and alumni are welcome to attend!  Extension students can register for free with the code:  SOCA18STUCMP at …

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Your Career Goals Are Only Too Big if You Don’t Ever Start

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You know those lofty goals that are always lingering in the back of your mind? The ones that you promise you’ll get to “one day”?

Maybe you want to make a career change. Perhaps you’ve been planning for years …

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A Beginner’s Guide to Using Visualization to Boost Your Career (With Exercises!)

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One of the practices that contributes to Michael Phelps’ success as a swimmer takes place well before he gets into the pool. As part of his training regimen, Phelps visualizes every detail of his race—from responding to something going wrong …

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Breaking into the Entertainment Industry

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Interested in building a career in the Entertainment Industry? In a city like Los Angeles, with its booming entertainment industry, it may be difficult to find a place to start. By nature, the entertainment business is competitive but there are …

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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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