Author Archives: YEC

9 Things Your Resume Must Have to Secure a Live Interview

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Everyone has advice on what you schould include on resume. Some of that advice is good, and some is outdated. Trying to follow all of that advice and cram everything into a one-page resume can overwhelm you. So, what are the absolute essentials? What absolutely has to be on your resume before you’ll even be considered for a live interview. We asked the members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) to tell us what they look for.   

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8 Apps Successful Entrepreneurs Use to Spark Creativity

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To learn how they find inspiration through the apps they use on their phones, computers, and other devices we asked several members of the Young Entrpreneur Council (YEC) this question:

What is one app that sparks your creative process that you can’t live without?   

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The Digital First Impression: How to Leverage Social Media in Your Job Search

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While the job market is greatly improved, there is another source of anxiety for job seekers: the sheer number of applicants. Add in the fact that recruiters and employers are also mining social media for passive candidates, and the task of finding work can seem daunting.

To achieve job hunting success, then, it is more important than ever to create a great digital first impression…   

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12 Expert Tips to Overcome Post-College Graduation Stress and Anxiety

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Graduation is a time for celebration. After all, receiving your college degree is a major milestone. For many, though, it is also a trigger for graduation stress and anxiety. How will you get that first real job? Where will you live? How will you carve out an independent life for yourself?   

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Career Roadblocks: Break Down the Barricades with Help from 12 Entrepreneurs

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We all have them: career roadblocks that stand between us and our career goals. At the time, they can seem insurmountable. But as many of us have learned, there’s always away around even the biggest barriers to success. Take it from the members of the Young Entrepreneur Council, who took the time to answer this question: What has been your biggest career roadblock and how did you overcome it?
   

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8 Steps You Must Take to Create a Polished Personal Brand Online

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We asked members of the Young Entrepreneur Council this question: What’s one way to clean up your personal brand (clean up your online profiles, get organized, etc.)?

Read their helpful answers, and then start to create your own polished personal brand…   

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