Why Curiosity Is One of the Best Catalysts for Success

The Harvard Business Review claims that curiosity is having a “Gold Rush” moment, and it’s not the first time that Harvard researchers have made a business case for curiosity or suggested that “curious people are destined for the C-suite.” They …

By AnnaMarie Houlis - Ivy Exec
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7 Habits You Need to Break Before Starting a New Job

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Starting a new job should mean a fresh start, but creating new healthy habits for the workplace means breaking out of old ones. Often, we move from one job to the next believing that …

By Val Matta - CareerShift
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Feeling Overwhelmed? Practice Gratitude in Your Personal and Professional Life

Life can be stressful; between managing your day-to-day, juggling work projects, and making time for yourself, it’s natural to feel overwhelmed with what’s on your plate.

If you feel like stress is starting to take over, then it may be …

By Jaxx Artz - Idealist Careers
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How to Respond to a Job Interview Email (With Examples)

Whether the email subject line is “Interview Request,” “Availability for Interview,” or something similar, you’ve made it to the next phase of your job search: the job interview. In your excitement, you may dash off a quick email to the …

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3 Surprising Reasons You May Be Struggling to Find a Job

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You’re frustrated. You’ve made countless resume updates for dozens of job applications, freshened up your social profiles, created a fancy portfolio, and jazzed up your interview wardrobe. It’s been an exhausting cycle. After months …

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How to Create an Online Portfolio (Even When You Don’t Have Work Experience)

You don’t need professional work experience to have a great online portfolio. If you’ve written articles for the school newspaper, conducted research for a class, developed a video game in an extracurricular, or did some graphic design on your own …

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How Can Crowdsourcing Help You in Finding a Job?

We’re all familiar with crowdsourcing.

Somebody asks the hive mind for its opinion on social media. A company seeks feedback through a pop-up survey on their landing page.

“Crowdsourcing involves obtaining work, information, or opinions from a large group of …

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7 Ways to Use Modern Technology to Connect Students with Career Services

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Technology has made leaps and bounds in the last few decades. Faster than you learn new hashtags and update resources for incoming students, they’re on to the next social trend.

Educational institutions have done …

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Do Job Boards Take Steps to Protect Job Seeker Data?

Scroll leisurely past an advertisement on any website, stop — even inadvertently — and you’re likely to find yourself inundated with that product or service for days afterward. Some believe voice-activated personal assistants are listening for marketing opportunities. The fact is, data …

By Riia O'Donnell - Hospital Recruiting
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How to Follow Up on a Job Interview in 2022 (With Example)

After perfecting your cover letter and resume, then acing the interview, you’re waiting to hear back from the company about the next steps. And whether it’s been a day or a week, you’re wondering how to follow up on a …

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