Skills You Should Include on a Modern Resume

Some resume trends come and go. Colorful resumes can confuse employers, making them even less likely to view you favorably. Others stick around because of their usefulness. Customizing your resume and adding an executive summary as an “elevator pitch” are …

By Ivy Exec - Ivy Exec
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How to Stand Out at Virtual Career Fairs

It isn’t easy to stand out at in-person job fairs, and leaving a lasting impression with employers at virtual job fairs can be just as challenging. However, if you follow the eight tips below, you’ll have no difficulty making meaningful …

By Victorio Duran III - Firsthand
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6 Underutilized Campus Resources You Should Be Using

A college campus is more like a town than a school—there are 1,001 buildings, with everything from bedrooms to dining rooms to classrooms to gyms to lounges. But there are also a ton of offices and departments that, unlike the …

By Kaitlin McManus - Firsthand
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A Day in the Life: Physical Therapist

Generally speaking, there is no “typical day” for a physical therapist, since career paths and daily routines vary so widely. After two or three years of general practice, a physical therapist may find a special area of interest and devote …

By Vault Careers - Firsthand
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How to Build Your Personal Brand and Why It’s So Important

The goal of personal branding is to develop an image that conveys a message—ideally one that will boost your career. What follows is a discussion about what personal branding is, why it’s so important, and the methods to use to …

By Ron Stefanski - Firsthand
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Start Your Career Planning Now

Welcome Lions!

I am excited for another school year!  As you are beginning this year, please remember that is never too early to start your career planning.  What does “Life After Langston” look like for you?  The Office of Career …

By Leonelle Thompson
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