Feeling Scattered? Try these 4 Organization-Building Habits

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Anyone can get organized. It’s true: while some people genuinely enjoy color-coding every file and others don’t mind a more haphazard system, organization is a set of behaviors—not a personality trait. If you’re struggling to stay on top of the …

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
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Discovery Days – NBCUniversal

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Ryan Bush is a sophomore in the College studying Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, with minors in Business Economics and Data Analytics. He is originally from Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Last year, I had the privilege of participating in the Penn Career …

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Making the World a Better Place

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Usually in January I write a blog that is forward thinking – a new month, a new year, even a whole new decade this January!  However, as I was scrolling through my Facebook feed recently I came upon a post that …

By Barbara Hewitt
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2019 Hiring Insights | Part 3, What Job Seekers Get Wrong

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Earlier this year, we asked 105 hiring managers and HR professionals to share their insights into the hiring process.

They came back to us with everything from their take on resume length to how much time they really spend reviewing …

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CS Radio: The Best of 2019

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2019 was another great year for our podcast, with some amazing guests and engaging discussions! Here’s a look back at our top episodes of 2019, which contained the second half of Season Four and the first half of Season Five. …

By Michael DeAngelis
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Final Exams & Winter Break at Career Services

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Career Services wishes you the very best during finals! Below is our schedule during final exams and winter break:

12/13: 9am-5pm; Last day for Peer Career Pop-Ins: 1pm-5pm

12/16: 9am-5pm

12/17: Abbreviated hours: 9am-12noon; 2pm-4pm

12/18 and 12/19: 9am-5pm

12/20:

By Michael DeAngelis
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Ghosting an Employer is Bad For Your Professional Reputation – And Also Just Plain Bad Manners

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We get it….. between classes, extracurricular activities, and part-time campus jobs, students have busy lives and sometimes it’s hard to get everything done.  However, one thing you should definitely make time to do is maintain your professional reputation as it …

By Barbara Hewitt
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5 Thank-You Letters to Send to People in Your Network Who Matter

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Whether you’re job searching, working on your professional development, or building your career, you’ve probably been in a situation that warranted showing appreciation and gratitude. Perhaps you received a job lead and a pep talk from a former colleague. Maybe …

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Is Your Online Presence Hurting Your Career?

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For many of us, social media is an integral part of everyday life—and for many employers, a prospective hire’s online presence can be a major factor in determining employability. In addition to reading through resumes and cover letters, hiring managers …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni - Idealist Careers
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CS Radio – Episode 104: “Self-Evaluation: What Not Why”

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It’s the last episode of 2019! Before the holiday break, is it time to do a quick check-in with yourself? Michael and Mylene take a dive into a recent New York Times article about when you should be considering a …

By Michael DeAngelis
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