UCLA Extension Career Services

The Department of Student and Alumni Services at UCLA Extension will be closed in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday on Monday, January 20, 2020. Regular Business hours will resume on Tuesday, January 21st at 8 am.

Arc-ID Student Volunteers Needed

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This is a volunteer opportunity for ARC-ID students to work alongside expert interior designers and industry partners.  ASID Pasadena Chapter is collaborating with the Pasadena Showcase House of Arts. ASID, Pasadena is responsible for remodeling the pool house of a …

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ASID – Interior Design Student Shadow Day – Feb. 21st

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The Pasadena Chapter of ASID is hosting Student Shadow Days on Friday, February 21st.

First time, non-members of ASID are welcome to RSVP for free.  This is a great event for Arc-ID students to be paired up with an Established …

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Interview Success- from the Eyes of the Recruiter

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I have spent over 7 years providing career coaching to undergraduate and graduate students, as well as alumni. Now, I serve as a Recruitment & Onboarding Specialist at a national nonprofit. Being on the other side of the table allows …

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2019 Hiring Insights | Part 2, Resumes

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Earlier this year, we asked 105 hiring managers and HR professionals to share their insights into the hiring process.

They came back to us with everything from their take on resume length to how much time they really spend reviewing …

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2019 Hiring Insights | Part 1, Cover Letters

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Earlier this year, we asked 105 hiring managers and HR professionals to share their insights into the hiring process.

They came back to us with everything from their take on resume length to how much time they really spend reviewing …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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UCLA Extension Career Services

The Department of Student and Alumni Services at UCLA Extension will be closed in observance of the UCLA Winter Closure from 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 20, 2019, through 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 2, 2020.

An Office Holiday Party Survival Guide for Introverts and Shy People

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Don’t tell my boss, but I was thinking of skipping my office holiday party. It’s not because I hate my co-workers or worry that it’s going to be incredibly lame. It’s just that I have a tendency to experience intense …

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How to Age-Proof Your Resume

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A Vault.com article written by Iswari Nallisamy, a TopResume contributor | August 06, 2019

If you’ve been in the workforce for a while, chances are high that you’ve seen or experienced age discrimination at work. According to a …

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How Can I Minimize the Impact of My Extended Unemployment to Get Back to Work?

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Donna from DeVry University asks:

“I have been unemployed for two years. What do I say to prospective employers about my unemployment time?”

Thanks for your question, Donna.  The prevailing thought on this is that it is easier to land …

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