What Does a Day in the Life of a Communications Specialist Look Like?

From writing press releases to organizing events, communications specialists enjoy a lot of excitement in their day-to-day work. If you’re thinking of working in communications, you might be wondering what a day in the life of a communications specialist looks …

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Make it Count: 3 Ways to Make Your Online Class Worth It

The first step is over: You’ve signed up for an online course.

Now what?

First of all, kudos to you for taking the initiative. With so many subject areas to choose from and talented professors to study under, we have …

By The Muse
The Muse
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Build Your Personal Brand & Grow Your Reputation with LinkedIn! Presented by AMAx

 

For those who are looking to optimize their online presence, this is your opportunity to enhance your professional brand.

Learn from experienced business professionals for tips on what employers want to see on your profile.

Join us at our …

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Changing Careers Is Scary, But This Advice Will Get You Past the Fear

If thinking about changing careers makes you feel paralyzed and overwhelmed with self-doubt, you’re not alone. Making a transition is undeniably scary, disruptive, and difficult.

Research on stress shows that the brain biologically perceives changing jobs as one of a …

By The Muse
The Muse
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The Interview Question You Don’t Want to Answer

Is there an interview question you’d just prefer not to answer? Or perhaps you need a strategy to fall back on if an interview question stumps you or upsets you – that can happen, right?

One option open to you is …

By InsideTrack Career Coaching
InsideTrack Career Coaching
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3 Things You Can’t Control in Your Job Search (and 3 Things You Can!)

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, …

By The Muse
The Muse
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Writing Your Federal Resume – FREE Online Workshop

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 each …

By UCLA Extension Career Services
UCLA Extension Career Services
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9 Soft Skills That’ll Put You Ahead of the Competition, According to Real Hiring Managers

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 …

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

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 …

By The Muse
The Muse
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Press Office Internship – CA Dept. of Justice

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 …

By UCLA Extension Career Services
UCLA Extension Career Services
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