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What Skills Are Employers Looking For? Job Training News

Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

Critical thinking and problem-solving skills are among the most sought-after skills for most employers. With technology increasingly performing routine tasks, employers need workers with skills that a computer can’t replicate. Analyzing evidence and managing challenging …

By MedCerts Team
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How to Write the Perfect Cover Letter

Writing a cover letter can be inconvenient, and some people wonder if writing a cover letter is even important when applying online. A cover letter is an important part of applying for a professional position, even when you are just …

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Program Spotlight: Becoming A Dental Assistant

Why Become a Dental Assistant?

Dental assisting is an exciting career with plenty of variety in the day-to-day. Dental assistants are often the people who welcome patients as they walk into the office, setting the tone for the visit.

They …

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These 11 tech companies are hiring veterans right now

While veteran joblessness rose to 7.3% in 2020—versus 8.3% unemployment for the total U.S. population—millions of STEM jobs went unfilled. In 2020, 18.5 million men and women were veterans, comprising 7% of the civilian population.

As the tech industry …

By Kindra Cooper - Springboard
Springboard
Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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Tips for Answering Behavioral Interview Questions [INFOGRAPHIC]

Do behavioral interview questions strike fear in your heart? You’re not alone. These questions have a bad rap for catching job candidates off guard—but with enough preparation, they don’t have to! Follow these tips for tackling behavioral questions, and you’ll walk …

By Vault Law Editors - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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5 Habits That May Boost Academic Performance for the Modern Student

5 Habits to Boost Academic Performance for the Modern Student

To help you navigate these waters and balance your responsibilities, we’ve compiled a list of habits that can boost your academic performance.

Eat Healthy Foods

Junk food is designed to …

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9 Tips for Writing an Engaging Resume

Your resumé is the single most important document for getting noticed by a potential employer. Studies show that, on average, most hiring managers only spend about 6-7 seconds reading resumés, which makes creating an engaging resumé absolutely essential. While every …

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These 7 Interview Skills Will Help You Stand Out From the Pack

Having conducted hundreds of interviews—both mock interviews with career coaching clients and real interviews as part of search committees—and seen what the outcomes are, I can say with confidence that getting through the hiring process and landing a job is …

By Lily Zhang - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Interview Tips for New Healthcare Providers

Even with a fancy degree like MD, PA, NP, RN, or DO, and despite a lot of evidence that shows the world you’re a competent, learned, responsible person, interviewing for a potential job can still be anxiety-provoking. It can be …

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Tips on Acing Your Virtual Interview

What is a virtual interview? A virtual interview is a remote job interview where the hiring manager and candidate meet online over video conferencing platforms such as Zoom, Slack or Google Meet.

The virtual interview process follows a similar style …

By Guest Author - Symba
Symba
Symba is the leading program management platform powering thousands of workforce development programs, including internships, bootcamps, apprenticeships, and more!
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