Category Archives: #InternPro

#InternPro Chat: How to Use LinkedIn to Ensure Job Search Success

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Fact: More and more companies have begun actively sourcing LinkedIn for potential candidates. What does that mean to you?

It means that it’s time to take advantage of everything LinkedIn has to offer!   

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#InternPro Chat: Soft Skills: Who Says My Communication Skills Suck?

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Today, more than ever before, potential employers are placing greater emphasis on soft skills. But soft skills are notoriously hard to quantify.

Your communication skills, however, are on display from the moment you make contact…

This is the topic we’ll take on during our next #InternPro chat. Join us!   

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The Job Search Questions We’re Too Afraid to Ask (But Should)

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Searching for a job is not an easy process. We don’t where to go to ask our job search questions.

Sometimes, we don’t even know if we should ask. We fear not sounding like we know what we’re doing or maybe don’t have a plan…   

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How Do I Leave the Ranks of the Underemployed?

#InternPro Chat Leaving Underemployed Status

A continuing trend for recent college graduates and young professionals is underemployment. With large amounts of debt, many young professionals are often forced to take jobs that they’re overqualified for.

And for many, even though our economy has improved, leaving the ‘I’ll take anything’ mindset behind is not as easy as you’d expect.   

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#InternPro Recap: Real World 102: What Life Hasn’t Taught You Yet

#InternPro Chat Real World 102

Have you ever taken a class called “Real World 102”?  Probably not. And it’s just as well. No matter how educated we are, it seems like we’re always learning something from the school of hard knocks. But how do we learn about the real world? Is it through experience? Is it through mentors and mentees? And how can we translate our new real world knowledge into marketable skills for the career world? The #InternPro community set out to answer these questions about the School of Hard Knocks, and many more, Monday night. To see what was said, check out the full recap   

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Real World 102: What Life Hasn’t Taught You Yet

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Last week on #InternPro we talked about what college doesn’t teach us about the real world. Tonight we’re going one step further… At 9pm ET, #InternPro talks about what the real world hasn’t taught us yet about the real world. You know, that stuff we all wish we knew a long time ago… but seems to come from trying new things, making mistakes and though experience. Because no matter how educated we are, it seems like we learn a lot from the School of Hard Knocks. Here’s what we will be asking members of the community… In your post-college life, what has   

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