How I Made “Going Green” Into a Full-time Career

Hannah Debelius—Sustainability Outreach and Communications Manager at American University—has always loved the environment.

“As a kid, I was always dirty from climbing around in tree forts and making mud pies,” Debelius says. But she didn’t know she could turn her …

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Coaching helps job seekers turn anxiety into action

For weeks, we’ve been helping you prepare for the Hire UCLA Career and Internship Fair because it could open the door to your dream job. But here’s the truth: one day when you’re at that job, you’ll probably find yourself …

By Kim Black
Kim Black Career Coach
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Child Development Professional Job Fair – May 5th

The Child Care Resources Center’s Head Start program is hosting a Child Development Job Fair for candidates looking for a career in a classroom. 

Head Start Teachers and Teacher Assistants support children (toddlers to age 3 and preschool children ages …

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7 Statements That’ll Motivate You to Finally Kick Off Your Job Search

I have a lot of friends who don’t like their jobs—whether it’s because they don’t get along with their boss, or they’re not motivated by the work they’re doing, or because they simply don’t feel challenged.

Those same friends, however, …

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Do’s and Don’ts for Meeting with Employers

By the time you get to the Hire UCLA Career and Internship Fair, most of the hard work is over. You’ve rehearsed your pitch, prepared your résumé and ironed your clothes. You’ve found your way there and (hopefully) made it …

By Tina Jones
Tina Jones InsideTrack Career Coach
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Wag! Hiring Jr. & Mid-Level iOS & Android Developers

Hey UCLA Extension Students,

We are hiring jr and mid level ios and android devs. If interested please contact sam@wagwalking.com . This is a full time position in West Hollywood. We received $300mm in funding last month and are expanding. I …

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Not Sure How to Navigate a Career Fair? Get Answers Here.

Answer the following question with the first thing that comes to mind. “What will happen to me at the Hire UCLA Career and Internship Fair?” Don’t be surprised if your response boomerangs from “I’ll get a job offer on the …

By Tina Jones
Tina Jones InsideTrack Career Coach
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“Success Doesn’t Come To You — You Go To It!”

Are you ready for the Spring 2018 Hire UCLA Career & Internship Fair?

Eat a snack. Drink some water. Break in your comfy — yet business appropriate — shoes. You’re about to embark on a grueling journey. And that’s not (just) a …

By Tina Jones
Tina Jones InsideTrack Career Coach
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Ask a Real Recruiter: How Can I Ask for Help in My Job Search When Everyone Knows Everyone?

Dear Recruiter,

Advice says that I should network in my job search. But, when everybody is a friend (or somewhat) to everybody in the same field, if I make a move toward a company, it couldn’t pass unnoticed. Am I …

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5 Better Ways to Talk About the 5 Most Common Resume Gaps

So, you’ve got a gap in your resume? Maybe you decided to travel, or go back to school, or maybe you looked after a sick relative, or you took time out to be a parent yourself. Whatever the reason, you’re …

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