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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3 Ways to Become a Better Project Manager

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Are you working towards a certificate in project management and want to learn what it takes to be a successful project manager? Read up on this article by The Muse titled “3 Rules That Will Make Anyone a Better …
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Upcoming Hiring Fair – Construction Management Association of America

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* Please note:  This is an External Event – not hosted by UCLA Extension *

Thursday, November 15, 2018
5pm – 8pm
4101 E. Willow St., Long Beach, CA @ The Grand Conference Center – The Ballroom

Learn more: http://www.cmaasc.org/events …

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Ask a Career Changer: How Do I Pick a New Career Path When I Have Many Passions?

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Dear Career Changer,

I’ve been wanting a career change and have a few different passions that I have no professional experience with. But I have no idea how to move forward. Any advice?

Signed,
Enthusiastic, But Inexperienced

Dear Enthusiastic, But …

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UPCOMING WINTER 2019 COURSE: Building Your Career in Traditional, New, and Future/Emerging Media

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UCLA Extension is offering a course this upcoming Winter term all about building your career in traditional, new, and future/emerging media. This course will give you the opportunity to explore emerging trends and business practices in the new media landscape …

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It’s OK if You Look at Other People’s Careers and Think “What Am I Doing?”

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When we say it out loud, we usually frame it as a joke:

“Wow, that 12 year old’s running their own company. What have I ever accomplished?”

“Look at that 22 year old who’s already got a master’s degree and …

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