Author Archives: UCLA Extension Career Services

How a Targeted Employer List Can Aid Your Job Search

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There’s a lot to keep in mind when searching for a new job. Salary, benefits, location, job function, and issue area are often our main points of focus, and many of us tend to target our search around at least …

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16 Tips for Having a Successful Remote Performance Review

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If you’re preparing for a remote performance review, you probably have a lot of questions, especially if you’re working remotely for the first time. You might be wondering what the differences between remote and in-person reviews are, or if there …

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Free Career Resource Courses at UCLA Extension

Free Career Resource Courses at UCLA Extension

Did  you know that UCLA Extension Career Services is offering FREE non-credit courses via Canvas?

MGMT 754 – Free Online Career Resources Open to Certificate Students
MGMT 753 – Free Online Career Resources Open to the Community

These online courses …

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Should You Relocate? What to Consider if You’re Thinking of Moving (More than Temporarily) During the Pandemic

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I don’t know about you, but I’ve been feeling a little stir-crazy lately. Staring at the same four walls for more consecutive days than I care to count has me longing to be somewhere (anywhere!) else.

If months of being …

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Your New Job Search Secret Weapon: A Resume Outline

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Writing a resume can be one of the biggest hurdles to actually getting started with your job search. A resume is a document that summarizes who you are, what you’ve done, and what skills you have in a way that …

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How Long Should Your Resume Actually Be? Here’s an Easy Guide to Follow

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“How long should my resume be?”

Between my experience as a career coach and running a college career services department, this is a question I’ve heard a lot. And as a recruiter, I’ve seen resumes that run the gamut in …

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How to Ask for Help in Your Job Search During COVID-19 (Email Templates Included!)

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If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a million times: When you’re job searching, you should tap into your network for advice and assistance. But the COVID-19 pandemic—and the record unemployment that’s come with it—has turned so many aspects …

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Interior Design Student Event with Sherwin-Williams

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*** Posted on behalf of ASID Pasadena Student Chapter.  This is an External Event, not hosted by UCLA Extension ***

Design School Student Event (Virtual)
Date: 7/24/2020
Start Time: 12:00pm
Session will be lead by a Designer Account Executive. Learn about Sherwin-Williams …

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Job Hunting During COVID-19? 6 Things You Need to Know About Remote Hiring Right Now

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Just when you thought that you might be getting the hang of this whole interviewing for a new job thing, the world went sideways. Interviewing (let alone interviewing well) is already challenging enough on a good day. So how, exactly, …

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How to Make the Most of a Career Break

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There are a lot of reasons why you may need to step away from your career for a while. Becoming a parent, looking after a relative, or dealing with health issues can all lead you to need a break from …

By Lakshmi Hutchinson - Idealist Careers
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