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College Experiences You Need on Your Resume [Infographic]

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aced with a difficult career path, college students need to whatever they can to stand out from the crowd after graduation.

This infographic from Boundless suggests 14 college experiences that can help you create a powerful resume…   

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6 Powerful Reasons Young Professionals Should Volunteer


When it comes to measuring the success of our careers, we often focus on financial benefits. But more and more, many of us want to feel we’re making a lasting difference in the world.

One of the most effective ways to achieve that? Volunteering.   

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How to Put Volunteering to Work for Your Career

Volunteering and Your Career

Volunteering can be helpful for your job search and career in many ways. In fact, you help an organization or a worthy cause while you also: Expand your network to include not only the people in the organization you support and the people the organization serves Build your confidence, and remind yourself how good you are at what you do Gain new skills and/or improve the skills you have Build your professional visibility in your field Fill an “employment gap” on your resume if you are unemployed Get out of your home and away from your computer But how do you   

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6 Reasons Volunteering is Great for Your Job Search


Struggling to accrue the necessary experience to find a good job? Getting beat up by a long job search?

If you are a new grad with little actual work experience, or a job seeker looking for your next position, here are the reasons that you must consider volunteering…   

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10 Reasons Community Service Should Be Required in College

Volunteering is often considered something that’s nice to do, but not absolutely necessary. As a result, the number of students who volunteer is dropping at a rapid rate.

In fact, college student volunteerism peaked in 2004 at 31.2% and by 2010 had dropped down to 26.1%. Which means 3 out of 4 students are missing out on an enriching experience that benefits personally and professionally…   

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#60Day Challenge, Day 14: Volunteer!

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One of the best ways for a young professional with limited work experience to impress an employer? Volunteering.

And yet, very few young careerists feature volunteering on their resumes or LinkedIn profiles. So your task for Day 14 of the #60Day Challenge: arrange two high-quality volunteer assignments…   

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