3 Things You Can’t Control in Your Job Search (and 3 Things You Can!)

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Several years ago, I interviewed for a job that I really, really wanted: It seemed like the perfect role at a dream organization. I worked hard to prepare for the interview, and though I was nervous on the big day, …

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Writing Your Federal Resume – FREE Online Workshop

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Are you interested in applying for Federal Government Jobs?

Learn how to Write Your Federal Resume:  Thursday, Sept 28 @ 9:30am – 11:00am (Pacific Time)

Hosted by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management, this  free virtual (online) presentation will explain …

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9 Soft Skills That’ll Put You Ahead of the Competition, According to Real Hiring Managers

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Sure, you’re an Excel wiz, a killer social media marketer, or have years of experience in the sales industry.

But, as you probably know, impressing a hiring manager is about more than just checking the job description boxes. As Muse …

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Ask a Recruiter: How Do I Make Sure I Get Noticed When I Find the “Perfect” Job?

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Dear Recruiter,

What do you do when you find “the perfect job,” based on its description and want to ensure you are considered? In your cover letter, resume, and reaching out to connections in your network, how do you express …

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Press Office Internship – CA Dept. of Justice

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The Department of Justice is currently looking for an Intern/Student Assistant for the Press Office in Los Angeles. This is a great opportunity for students who are looking to get valuable work experience and make professional connections. The Press Office …

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Million Dollar Career Transition Strategies – Event Registration Now Open!

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Online registration is now open for our next UCLA Extension Student and Alumni Event, “Million Dollar Career Transition Strategies: How to Find and Land the Ideal Position for the New You!” featuring CNBC’s Top Job Coach, Nance Rosen.

Thursday, September …

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Top 10 Web Design Trends for 2017

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Whether you are already working in web design / user experience or just getting to learn about this dynamic career field, it’s important to stay on top of the newest developments your industry.

Check out this Forbes article, “Top …

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Top 6 New Hot Jobs in Tech

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The digital technology space is rapidly evolving, leading to new jobs that will soon be on the horizon.

In a 2016 article, InfoWorld provides an round-up of the Six Hottest New Jobs in IT.

Have you heard of an Internet …

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A Day in the Life: Landscape Architect

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If you are exploring a career in Landscape Architecture, ConnectED offers a short YouTube video that profiles a Landscape Architect working in a San Fransisco-based design firm.

You can also check out this 2016 article, A Day in the Life …

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What Do Interior Designers Do?

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Are you thinking about becoming an Interior Designer?

ARTiculations offers this detailed YouTube video that reviews what Interior Architects (aka Designers) actually do.  Check it out!

Find out the latest data on job outlook, national salary averages, and occupational information …

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