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    Discover the Entry-Level Job You Were Born For

    Discover the Entry-Level Job You Were Born For
    So you've been hearing that voice again, the one that says you're not doing what you were born to do. That may be true, but how do you figure out what you should be doing? To begin answering this question, examine whether your current or hopeful career path matches your core interests, beliefs, values, needs and skills. Professional career counselors usually ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Blog Your Way to the Perfect Job

    Blog Your Way to the Perfect Job
    We don’t have to tell you — it’s not easy to get a job these days. In this economy, it's easy to get stressed out over less-than-plentiful job openings. So the question remains: What’s the secret to getting the job you want? Unfortunately, we don’t have secrets, but we do have answers. The main one? Start a blog! Come on, admit ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +12
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    Land a Job in Market Research

    Land a Job in Market Research
    No one wants to shoot in the dark. That’s why, when deciding whom to target for their products, senior executives want access to the most informative data available. How do they procure it? By hiring market and marketing researchers. “There’s a huge movement for marketing intelligence,” says Michael Giordano, marketing technology agent at Aquent, a marketing and creative staffing agency in ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +7
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    Why Campus Career Centers Struggle

    Why Campus Career Centers Struggle
    It doesn’t take much looking around online to see colleges and their career centers are taking some heat right now. Just last week, marketing guru and thought-leader, Seth Godin, wrote this intense blog post about the ‘coming melt-down of higher education.’ Not to mention, there are some sobering job search statistics students (and their tuition-paying parents) are only now coming to ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +5
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    Don't Let Money Lead You Down the Wrong Career Path

    Don't Let Money Lead You Down the Wrong Career Path
    One Monster member writes: "I'm just wondering: What is a good field to go into after college? I'm in my first year of college and have changed my major twice. I want to make at least $90,000 a year and will do just about anything that doesn't involve a lot of math. Could you give me some options?" These words are ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +5
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    20 Career Lessons from Celebrities

    20 Career Lessons from Celebrities
    Celebrities. We love to hate them. We also love to watch their every move, laugh at their mistakes and scrutinize their decisions. Before they hit it big, even celebrities struggled to land that first entry-level job . That's why, like them or not, their celebrity status means not only have they achieved career success, they’ve also got a heck of a ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +5
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    Easy Ways to Plan for Career Success

    When we are young people ask us, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” It’s a common enough question. Our parents, grandparents, teachers, and friends all serve to influence our decisions. Sometimes circumstances force us to choose a particular path. How may times have you heard someone say, “Well I wanted to be a dentist, dancer, actor, ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Your Book, Brand Building to Get You HIRED!

    Your Book, Brand Building to Get You HIRED!
    The Book. Your Book. Do it better than everyone else and get hired! If you’re looking to get into advertising, there are two things you should to know: 1) Three Martini lunches no longer exist. 2) DON'T neglect your book. Yes, otherwise known as “The Book," it's arguably your most important tool when looking to get that big, bad advertising job. ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Ace the Career Fair

    With so many potential employers in one spot, you definitely want to make a good impression, right? So when thinking about your approach to an upcoming career fair, it may help to start by putting yourself in the shoes of the campus recruiter. In other words… •You are meeting a lot of students in one day. (A lot of students!) ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Do-It-Yourself Career Development

    Do-It-Yourself Career Development
    With corporate downsizing at an all-time high and entrepreneurs and small businesses on the rise, many of us are finding we have to “do-it-yourself” in some areas where we might once have had help. Specifically, we have to actively manage our own careers including keeping an eye on our own training and development. Whether you were one of the “lucky” ones ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Fast Track Your Career at a Fed Job Fair

    Fast Track Your Career at a Fed Job Fair
    WASHINGTON -- We. Are. Hiring. Reassuring words to hear, especially when the economy is still giving mixed signals. On Thursday, hundreds of job seekers and dozens of employers participated in Monster's Keep America Working tour stop in Vienna, VA, outside of Washington D.C. Since March, the Keep America Working tour has canvased the country connecting employers who are ready to hire ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +1