Professional Advice

How to Talk with Family About Your Job Search During the Holidays

If you are heading home for the holidays, you might be wondering about how to answer questions about your major, your career goals, or, if you’re graduating soon, your job search. Even when these questions, or the unsolicited pieces of …

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How Veterans Can Write a Great LinkedIn Profile

We Hire Heroes is a national job board for veterans. Read their advice on how to showcase your skills and experiences as a veteran through your LinkedIn profile!

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National Congress of American Indians Job Listings

Click here for “a full list of job opportunities submitted by employers that are American Indian, Native Hawaiian or Alaska Native businesses, governments, or organizations. The list also includes opportunities submitted by businesses, governments, or organizations seeking Native American applicants.”

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Advice for Transfer Students: Where to Find UMass Student Resources

Adjusting to a new university is an ongoing process, and it’s never too late to get a little extra help. UMass has a variety of resources available that can help! Click here for a list of on-campus resources.

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How Scheduling Smarter Can Help Own Your Anxiety at the Office

The following is an excerpt from Own Your Anxiety: 99 Ways to Channel Your Secret Edge by Julian Brass.

You’ve probably had times like this: crazy busy weeks when anxiety rises in you and takes over. Or maybe you get …

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Every Woman Needs a Manager Who Does This One Thing

It’s been said that other people sometimes know us better than we know ourselves. That can be especially true when it comes to finding new job opportunities.

The best kinds of leaders are those that care about their employees and want …

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7 Tips For First-Generation College Students Navigating the Job Search

If you’re a first generation college student, you bring valuable skills, experiences, and most importantly, your personal story to any workplace! Learn how to highlight your experience as a first generation college student in the job search.

“It’s important to …

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Job Searching While LGBTQ: How to Find a Truly Inclusive Place to Work

“9% of LGBTQ employees have left a job because the environment was unwelcoming, according to the Human Rights Campaign (HRC). In a Harvard survey of LGBTQ folks, 20% of respondents reported experiencing discrimination when applying for positions.

LGBTQ workplace discrimination …

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How to Find a Mentor in College

“College can be one of the most challenging and rewarding experiences that life has to offer. If you’re like most students, however, at one point or another during your time in higher education you’ll face a range of different issues. …

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4 Ways International Students Can Gain U.S. Work Experience with F-1 Visas

If you’re an international student who wants to work in the U.S. after graduation, you need to maximize every opportunity you have to gain work experience before you graduate. The reason is, in the end, U.S. employers are most impressed …

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