Author Archives: Ron Damon

Maintaining a Healthy Career Path While Staying Safe at Home

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Let’s face it, when making their career plans no one could have foreseen our current world situation. For most, those plans have been put on hold for a while. The need to safeguard our health, the health of our loved ones, and that of the most vulnerable in our society has superseded virtually all other concerns. But as we concentrate our efforts on social distancing by working from home, often in a reduced capacity, we can still maintain a healthy career path.   

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#InternPro Chat: How to Find Your Perfect Career (and Avoid Big Career Mistakes)

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Every day we make decisions that affect our lives. But some decisions impact our future so dramatically that we consider them life-changing. One of the most important such decision is choosing the perfect career. The funny thing is, thanks to educational requirements, we often have to make that choice before we turn 18.   

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Job Interview Confidence: A Method to the Madness

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There’s a famous saying: “Act as if ye have faith, and faith shall be granted to you.” You could say the same about job interview confidence.

We all know we should exhibit confidence in job interviews, even when we’re not feeling confident. After all, it may mean the difference between getting hired or not..,   

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Professional Writing: To Stand Out, Sometimes it’s Hip to Be Square

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Plenty has been written to help you craft the perfect resume, cover letter or other job search documents. You can find a hundred articles to teach you all about keywords, experience sections, and achievement lists. This advice, if it’s solid, does gives you a leg up on the competition. Professional writing, however, is about more than using the proper format and pleasing the applicant tracking system.   

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How to Be Proactive About Student Debt Even BEFORE Graduation

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Student debt is a growing concern in America. Many young people feel like they are forced to start their lives under an oppressive burden. It’s important to know you don’t have to wait until you graduate to begin taking steps to ease that burden.   

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4 Reasons Digital Natives are Born Ready to Compete Globally

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Millennials are the first generation with full access to the ever-expanding, global business community.

Technologies from social media and online networking, to video-teleconferencing and virtual collaboration tools, give young professionals an advantage that previous generations did not so readily enjoy: a job search without geographical limits.   

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