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When dealing with other human beings, conflict is inevitable, and in fact, necessary for growth. This is especially true with students who are constantly ...
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I have been  working   to make matches between  college students and  corporate  recruiters since 2000.  Recruiters have gone on ...
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Let’s have “the talk”—the facts of life for working with faculty. When two entities (faculty and career services) respect each other very much, they embrace ...
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Through my experiences working with students and young professionals, I’ve noticed a lack of understanding of what it means to “exceed expectations.” ...
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From a career counseling perspective, how can our students or clients know when an organization values diversity, equity, and inclusion? Why is it important ...
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Have you ever said something that came out wrong? It sounded inconsiderate, biased—or worse—offensive? As professionals seeking to improve the lives of ...
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In today’s workplace you will often hear the words “ It’s not what you know, but who you know.”  Normally these words would be applicable to people from ...
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by Fatim Lelenta (Ana Clara Blesso is her mentor)  Why did I decide to find a mentor? A mentor is more than an adviser. A mentor provides you ...
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Recently, a member of our Individuals with Disabilities Affinity Impact Team, Heather Rickerl, a career counselor at the University of Wisconsin-Superior, ...
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Engaging Generation Z

Self-disclosure: I am a borderline Millennial, born in 1982, but consider myself more of what you hear from students from time to time—an old soul . ...
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So many organizations ask me to train their young people on how to be more professional. I get that. I run a professional office with a diverse group ...
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Learning styles are defined as the way each person learns best. Just like we all have different personalities, we all have different learning styles as ...
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Often, career services departments are run by one to three individuals and may have some graduate assistants at four-year schools and even fewer staff ...
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Improving employment outcomes for students with disabilities is getting a little easier these days on college campuses as more and more employers are ...
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by Cynthia Price Verduce and Sue Keever Watts, co-chairs of the Disabilities Affinity Impact Team October is National Disability Employment ...
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One could argue that training students is much more difficult than training full-time staff, making it important for you to create a dynamic training ...
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When I first learned about the importance of professional networking, I really had no clue of what was involved. All I saw, and continue to see, are very ...
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I started my career in higher education back in 2000. As another anniversary approaches, I wanted to put together a list of what makes a great career ...
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Back in 2011, Purdue University Global (formerly Kaplan University) decided to build an internal career services site that was available for our students ...
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Whether hiring a student for a part-time or work-study position or selecting one to lead a student organization, what you do in the pre-selection process ...
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