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Navigating Professional Development When Transitioning from Military to Civilian Life

Deciding to leave active duty and transition to civilian life is often a stressful and difficult decision. Upon transition, military members might have questions about what their next moves should be. Should they go back to school? Venture a new …

By Justin C. Pearson - Vault
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How to Be an Active Ally to Black Women at Work

Ally” is a popular word in the workplace these days as people seek to put action behind the pledges of racial justice and equality that many organizations have made. Often, people use the term allyship to refer to a general …

By Ella F. Washington - The Muse
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How to Create a More Compelling Job Posting

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What do your job postings say about your institution? Are they interesting and dynamic, making candidates want to apply immediately? Or are they lackluster, over-written and dry, pushing job seekers on to the next ad? The first point of …

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20 HR Podcasts for Human Resources Professionals

Introduction

Podcasts can provide listeners with the chance to easily digest information while on the go. Whether you’re on your morning commute, cleaning the house on a Saturday afternoon, or on your evening walk, podcasts are readily available during your …

By Tarek Bouakaz - Vidcruiter
Vidcruiter
Land your dream job and advance your career with expert advice.
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Seven Reasons Why Employers Should Hire International Graduates


Nitin Agrawal is founder and CEO of Interstride

For a long time, the United States has led all other countries as the top destination for international students.

Our exceptional colleges and universities deserve a lot of credit, …

By Jessica Campbell
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Check out these pre-MBA opportunities available to Rice MBA students before they even step on-campus! Please note that these deadlines are rolling and may not always be active.

5 Reasons You Should Write a Cover Letter—Even When the Job Description Says It’s Optional

We get it. Writing a cover letter for every application is hard. So when you come across the words “cover letter optional” on a job posting, you might feel a weight lift off of you. After all, your application just …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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How to Become an Entrepreneur With No Money or Experience

Being your own boss, calling all the shots, hustling to hit your goals — for many people, entrepreneurship is the ultimate career goal.

But as awesome as running your own business sounds, it’s also incredibly difficult.

How difficult? 90% of 

By Aja Frost
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From Veteran to Civilian: How to Navigate Re-Entry Effectively

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Military life is one that must be lived to be understood. No movie, book or story can possibly give an accurate representation of the experience because so much of it is felt in the soul. But, once …

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Essential Tools for Working in Telemedicine

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After nearly a decade of working in the telemedicine space, I found a few indispensable tools for sanity, physiology, comfort, and efficiency.

The first is a standing desk. Sitting in front of a computer for eight to ten …

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