12 Types of Workplace Discrimination | An Employee Guide

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In 2017, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) reports that over 80,000 workplace discrimination charges were filed, resulting in a staggering $400 million in compensation for victims. The Commission defines and prohibits 12 types of discrimination that affect any …

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Networking While Remote | How Professionals of Color Can Stay Connected During the Pandemic

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You may have heard at least one of these sayings throughout the course of your career: “It isn’t what you know but who you know” and “Your network is your net worth.”

Ring any bells? Having access to the right …

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Job Seeker, Change Agent

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Check out this post from the Carpe Careers blog published on the Inside Higher Ed website – written by PhD/postdoc career advisors for PhD students and postdocs:

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4 Career Lessons from Janelle Monáe

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The multitalented singer, songwriter, actor, performer, producer, and activist Janelle Monáe has had a busy quarantine. In addition to fighting food insecurity amid the Covid-19 pandemic and starring in the second season of Amazon’s Homecoming, the eight-time Grammy-nominated artist was …

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First-Generation Fireside Chat: Legal Insights featuring Fordham Law School 2L, Tatiana Hyman ’17

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In honor of National First Gen Day on November 8th, 2020, Career Services is highlighting experiences, perspectives and advice from first gen professionals in various career fields.

Join us for a LIVE Fireside Chat Zoom Conversation with Fordham Law School, …

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First-Generation Fireside Chat: Banking Insights featuring TD Securities VP of Recruitment, Ed Veloz

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In honor of National First Gen Day on November 8th, 2020, Career Services is highlighting experiences, perspectives and advice from first gen professionals in various career fields.

Join us for a LIVE Fireside Chat Zoom Conversation with Ed Veloz, VP …

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First-Generation Fireside Chat: Education Insights featuring Teach for America Recruitment Manager, Tal Mintz

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In honor of National First Gen Day on November 8th, 2020, Career Services is highlighting experiences, perspectives and advice from first gen professionals in various career fields.

Join us for a LIVE Fireside Chat Zoom Conversation with Teach for America …

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First-Generation Fireside Chat: Medical Insights featuring Perelman SOM, Dr. Meghan Lane-Fall

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In honor of National First Gen Day on November 8th, 2020, Career Services is highlighting experiences, perspectives and advice from first gen professionals in various career fields.

Register HERE to receive a link to our pre-recorded conversation with Dr. Meghan …

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First-Generation Fireside Chat: Retail Insights featuring H&M Merchandising Analyst, Ashley Chu ’19

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In honor of National First Gen Day on November 8th, 2020, Career Services is highlighting experiences, perspectives and advice from first-generation professionals in various career fields.

Join us for a LIVE Fireside Chat Zoom Conversation with H&M Merchandising Analyst, Ashley …

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Making the Most of Career Services Communications

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We know that you get LOTS of communications from all over Penn and at times in can be overwhelming.  Here are TWO QUICK STEPS you can take to make sure that the information you receive from Career Services is …

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