Looking for a Career Change? Here are 5 Skills You Can Learn Online

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If you’re job hunting or looking for a new line of work, adding to your arsenal of marketable skills can be a huge help. Not only will employers find you more compelling as a candidate, you may discover an interest …

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
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Feeling Distracted By Current Events? How to Stay Focused and Productive at Work

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Between the COVID-19 pandemic and the national unrest of the past couple of months, many people are feeling overwhelmed and distracted by the news cycle.  And with your news feed vying for your attention at all times, it can feel …

By Joeli Katz - Idealist Careers
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How to Ask for Help in Your Job Search During COVID-19 (Email Templates Included!)

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If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a million times: When you’re job searching, you should tap into your network for advice and assistance. But the COVID-19 pandemic—and the record unemployment that’s come with it—has turned so many aspects …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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I Turned My Internship Into A Full-Time Job Offer—Here’s How You Can Too

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Congrats, you started your internship! But
once you’ve logged that accomplishment, another equally important question
arises: How can you turn your internship into a full-time job offer?

To find out how to make the leap from intern
to fully employed …

By Liam Berry - WayUp
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Tech Unemployment Hits 19-Year Low

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Tech unemployment hasn’t been this low since the turn of the
century, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data crunched by
CompTIA.

As of May, tech’s unemployment rate sat at 1.3 percent. “There is now the very real …

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Buzzwords in Tech Hiring: Which Grab Managers’ Attention?

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While repeatedly dropping overused buzzwords during the hiring process is not the best way to impress a hiring manager, referencing hot technologies, in-demand skills and essential experience will make you sound knowledgeable. And if hiring managers think you’ll add value …

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Applying for Jobs? Don’t Do These 3 Things

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Applying for jobs can be daunting and time-consuming. The tech interview and hiring process often takes weeks (or months!), and there’s no guarantee of success. But you can make life easier on yourself throughout… so long as you avoid these …

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Big Banks’ Technology Jobs Aren’t What You Expect

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If you thought big banks are such big spenders on technology that they’re actually “tech companies” in disguise, you might want to take a long, hard look at some of the recent reports coming out of UBS’s Evidence Lab. In the …

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How To Answer “Are You Willing to Relocate?”

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It’s been a long road! You’ve spent time assessing your past careers, what you’ve enjoyed and not enjoyed about your previous jobs. You determined your best career path, and you’ve taken the necessary steps to achieve the training and level of …

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4 Myths About Networking You Have to Stop Believing

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“I hate networking.”

I hear this phrase when working with clients all too frequently, and it’s usually accompanied by the person claiming they’re not good at networking and need to find a way around it, because it’s simply not going …

By The Muse
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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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