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I​ ​first​ ​entered​ ​the​ ​field​ ​of​ ​career​ ​coaching​ ​while​ ​I​ ​was​ ​in​ ​the​ ​process​ ​of​ ​completing​ ​my graduate​ ​degree​ ​in​ ​counseling​ ...
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Fall is an exciting time in the world of career services. Following a summer of benchmarking and strategic planning, I found myself enthusiastic to pilot ...
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by Amanda Bradley We all know that social media is one of the most effective ways to reach our students. However, in order to have a successful social ...
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When someone asks me what I do for a living, I say that I am a career counselor. While I do not actually practice it much anymore since becoming a career ...
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by Sarah Alspaw, Capitol Technology University, Dona Gaynor, Florida Institute of Technology, and Jolie Woodson, The Cooper Union. Edited by Sarah Raymond, ...
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Alexandra Anderson and Ana Clara Blesso Odds are, if we met even for a short while, I would talk to you about "squad care." Self-care ...
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When did it become the norm for companies to just post a job with the career center and on their own website and think they would get top talent? I am ...
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As we all know, career services is pivotal in so many ways as to how a student will develop career goals and plans as well as the articulation of skills ...
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Did you know that globally, 90 percent of people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are unemployed or underemployed? In the United States, the unemployment ...
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In this week’s community threads, one member asks: Should students post their pictures in the career services management (CSM) system?  “We wanted ...
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Walking into a room, looking around at the audience, I think:  “Am I the only one?  Where is my life raft?” The life raft for a someone who is a minority ...
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Diversity and inclusion have become a major focus at colleges and universities across the nation. Many schools have declared a dedication to promoting ...
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Is a 100 percent knowledge rate possible with a first-destination survey? That’s to be determined each year and with each effort. Due-diligence requires ...
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The first day of classes, when the students have returned reminds me of starting a new job all over again each year. I find the beginning of the semester ...
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In these monthly installments, I’ll being giving you some quick how-tos or updates on marketing strategies that can help your career team in your outreach ...
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Students understand more and more the power of LinkedIn, and the importance of not only being on LinkedIn, but also actually using it to successfully market ...
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Last week during a pre-fall recruitment season planning call, one of my career services contacts mentioned her concern over an increasing trend at her ...
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The NACE Community is the perfect place to network with career services and university recruiting colleagues. Here’s where you can get your questions answered ...
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One of the challenges facing most career services departments today is delivering relevant services to a wide range of students in the most efficient ...
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A Reflection on Learning

As someone who is still relatively new to the field of career services and always searching for opportunities to learn, I jumped at the chance to participate ...
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