Career Planning

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14 Black professionals share their advice for your career journey

Wisdom for navigating your job or internship from people who’ve been there.

There’s nothing quite like receiving a job (or internship) offer. It’s almost always a moment filled with excitement, promise, and much-deserved celebration! But for Black new hires, especially …

By Gabby Maxwell
Gabby Maxwell
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Are college career fairs worth it? Employers weigh in.

Employers reveal what they look for at a career fair, and how you can stand out.

Not sure whether to sign up for a career fair? This should convince you! Employers come to career fairs because they genuinely want to …

By Gabby Maxwell
Gabby Maxwell
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These 9 Tips Will Instantly Make You a Better Job Candidate

I spent a 14-year career interviewing people for all types of jobs. I typically knew within the first five minutes of the interview if that person was going to make it.

It is not difficult to set yourself apart …

By Maribea Merritt
Maribea Merritt Director, Career Education
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