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VoiceAmerica Radio Interview with NACE President Dr. Manny Contomanolis

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Finding a job that is “the perfect fit,” even for individuals with pages of references and years of experience, often proves to be a challenging task. If you are a college student and or recent graduate seeking a professional position for the first time, the job search process can seem almost overwhelming.  After all, you […]

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Dr. Bill Pepicello, President, University Of Phoenix, on Career Advancement through Education

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As the sixth president of the University of Phoenix, Dr. Bill Pepicello is responsible for the leadership of the largest private university in the United States. He has extensive experience in higher education, having served as Provost for the University, Dean of the School of Advanced Studies, as well as in executive, administrative, and faculty […]

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Armed to Get a Job!

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5 Weapons for College Grads to Attack the Job Market and Win The new college graduate is eager to get that first professional job! Degree in hand and four or more years of hard work to get an education in their chosen field, they are anxious to put it all to good use. As they […]

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2 Principles of Professionalism in the Workplace

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Last week I had the privilege to speak to a leadership class at Texas Woman’s University. The co-ed class was a diverse group of health care managers and aspiring managers from many cultures, backgrounds and ages. What was most interesting was the unanimity in definition of professionalism! To be sure the class responded to my […]

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What I Learned at the NACE 2008 Conference

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Wow! What a great conference… I went to the NACE conference this year, not as an exhibitor, but sort of as a researcher – an information seeker. Although I have many years experience in corporate outplacement and career transition, I didn’t claim to be an expert on what college career centers needed specifically. I wanted […]

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Categories: Career Development · College Grads · Education · Job Search · Total Career Success