Author Archives: Val Matta

A Young Professional’s Biggest Asset: Alumni Mentors

alumni network

According to the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics: 70 percent of jobs are found through networking.

A great way to amp up your networking efforts? Take advantage of your alumni networks and enlist the career support of alumni mentors.   

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6 Ways to Advance Your Career Without More School

No more school

When Millennials feel trapped by their careers, they often turn back to their education. To them, it’s a comfort zone – a place they’ve known their entire life.

However, going back to school isn’t necessarily the best option for every Millennial looking to advance his or her career…   

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The Career Advice Students Are Really Looking For

Career Advice

Students everywhere, at every education level, have questions regarding their careers. However, they often feel powerless to determine the right answers… or to whom they should listen.

Between friends, parents, teachers, professors, advisors, mentors, print materials, and even the Web, they’re getting tons of different advice but have no way to determine what might work best for them…   

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