How to Keep That New Year’s Resolution Mentality All Year Long

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Remember that burst of motivation you felt on January 1? When you sat down and thought carefully about what you wanted to accomplish and how you could improve yourself in the next 365 days?

Tell me this: Did you still …

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How to Sell Yourself as an Employee After Being an Entrepreneur

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Let’s face it—running a business is hard work. And if you decide that your business has run its course, you’ve successfully exited, or you’re just tired of the daily grind, it can be difficult to move on. Plus, the idea …

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Is it Better to Apply Through a Company’s Own Website Instead of a Job Board?

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Today’s the day you apply for that job. Your materials are ready to go, but as you’re browsing around one last time you discover that the role you’re interested in is posted not just on the company’s careers page, but …

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Head Start Open House – A day in the life of a Head Start Classroom

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CCRC – Head Start Open House

When: Saturday, Feb 23, 2019

Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 am

Location: Osborne Center  13821 Osborne St.  Arleta, CA 91311

Are you interested in working in a Head Start Classroom? Are you a Child …

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The Unspoken Rules of Job Searching in January

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I don’t have to tell you that January is quite the kick-starting month. Exhibit A: Have you noticed how packed your gym suddenly gets every January due to fitness-related resolutions?

But it’s also a big time of year for careers. …

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Happy Holidays – UCLA Extension Holiday Closure

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UCLA Extension Career Services will be closed from December 24th – January 3rd for winter break.

Weekly Email Alerts will be on hold during the campus closure as well and will resume back on Friday, January 11th with updated jobs, news, …

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5 Tips for Networking at Work (Without Jeopardizing Your Job)

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You’ve enjoyed your job. And you’re really darn good at it. But you’re starting to feel the itch.

It may not be a full-blown burn (yet), but you’re wondering what it might be like to go do something else—in another …

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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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