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How to Run an Amazing Virtual Event

by Owen Jones | August 04, 2020

A successful virtual event begins with careful planning and preparation. Here's how to run a virtual event that rocks.

An Interview with Morgan State University's Director of the Center for Career Development [Part 2]

by Stephan Maldonado | July 23, 2020

Part 2 of our interview with the Director of Morgan State's career center covers the impact of BLM on Black students returning to school or entering the workforce.

4 Career Lessons from Professional Poker Player Maria Konnikova

by Derek Loosvelt | July 23, 2020

There's a lot to learn from "The Biggest Bluff," a new book by best-selling author Maria Konnikova. Here are four lessons from the world of professional poker.

An Interview with Morgan State University's Director of the Center for Career Development [Part 1]

by Stephan Maldonado | July 16, 2020

We spoke with the Director of Morgan State's Center for Career Development about how to engage with students digitally and the job search during COVID-19.

How to Build a Strong Professional Presence Online

by Ashley Reed | July 13, 2020

A professional online presence is a crucial part of the modern job search. Check out these tips for putting your best digital foot forward.

5 Tips for Succeeding at Your Virtual Internship

by Kaitlin McManus | July 07, 2020

Internships are critical for preparing to join the workforce full time—but how about a virtual internship? Read on to learn some best practices.

How to Increase Job Opportunities and Network Remotely

by John Allen | July 07, 2020

Networking is a challenge at the best of times, and it can seem even harder to do remotely. But there are plenty of ways to network while working from home.

4 Career Lessons from Janelle Monáe

by Derek Loosvelt | July 01, 2020

There's a lot to learn from the singer, songwriter, actor, performer, producer, and activist Janelle Monáe. Here are four lessons from her successful career.

How to Ethically Grow Your Business During the Pandemic

by Matt Diggity | June 23, 2020

Despite COVID-19, it is possible for entrepreneurs to grow their business without compromising their values. See how to ethically do business in this new era.

Maintaining a Focus on Career Readiness During the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Michelle L. Kyriakides, Ed.D | June 03, 2020

The Director of Hofstra University's Career Center discusses how career services professionals can continue to focus on serving students amidst the pandemic.

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