Tag Archives: Young Entrepreneur Council

13 Top Tips for Students Attending an On-Campus Job Fair

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Chances are that in the coming weeks, you’ll be tempted to attend an on-campus job fair at your college or university.

Great idea! But let’s get you prepared first…   

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11 Online Branding Tips from Successful Entrepreneurs

online branding tips

What is the first thing that pops up when people Google you? You really should know. Why? Because that is where employers go to check you out first, even before they email you.

The successful careerists and entrepreneurs at the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) know this, and they’ve brought some online branding tips just for you by answering this question…   

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How to Stand Out from the Crowd in a Group Interview Setting

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How can a job seeker impress during a group interview with your team?

We asked the members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) for their advice…   

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From Young Pros to Young Pros: The Best New Year Career Advice

new year career advice

It’s a new year and new beginning for your career. Especially for young professionals. To help you get started with the best new year career advice, we asked members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) this question:

“What is the best beginning of the year career advice you have for young professionals?”   

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15 Powerful Strategies for Improving Your Communication Skills

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Many recruiters, hiring managers, and HR pros feel that communication skills are the most important traits an applicant can highlight during a job search.

But how do you improve your communication skills?    

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The Most Commonly Misused Career Tool: A Professional Headshot

professional headshot

Everyone spends so much time worrying about their resume, cover letter, interview prep, online personal branding, and numerous other job search tools. But many people forget the most commonly misused career tool of them all: a timeless professional headshot. Because in the end, a selfie taken on your smartphone that represents who you are now, won’t grow and continue to represent your brand. We asked several members of the Young Entrepreneur Council to relate their experiences with a timeless professional headshot. Here’s what they had to say: Think About Your Personal Brand Have you ever noticed how some professionals will   

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