General Professional Development

5 Steps to Navigating a Layoff during COVID-19

Read this article by our very own Bev Porter to gain insight into five steps you may take to navigate your path after experiencing a layoff.

By Connie Fowler
Connie Fowler Employer Relations Manager Connie Fowler
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How to Diversify Your Professional Network (Because Your Connections Shouldn’t All Be Just Like You)

Be honest: Do all of your professional contacts look and sound the same? Did your boss and all your work friends go to the same kind of school as you? Did everyone in your network take similar paths to get …

By Marietta Gentles Crawford - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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NC State’s New Venture Studio Gives Students Entrepreneurship Experience

This article was added to NC State’s newsletter July 8, 2020 and was written by  

NC State’s new program, Venture Studio, provides Poole College of Management students with valuable hands-on entrepreneurship experience.

Read the full article here

By Connie Fowler
Connie Fowler Employer Relations Manager Connie Fowler
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How to make the Most of Your Summer Break—Even in a Pandemic

We’re well into summer—and if you’re a college student, this is the time to break away from the constraints and responsibilities of the school year. The much-needed break usually gives you the chance to branch out to build your resume, …

By Joeli Katz - Idealist Careers
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Learn From Industry Leaders, Television Hosts, CEOs, And More (For Free) With WayUp’s Summer Series

The pandemic has put a pause on many things, but it shouldn’t be stopping your professional development.

For college students and recent grads, summer is usually a huge season for professional development. Whether you’re taking on an internship or applying …

By Liam Berry - WayUp
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10 Ways to Land an Internship During COVID-19 (It’s Not Too Late!)

The coronavirus pandemic has left very little unchanged, and internships are no exception. The results of a survey released by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) in May found that 22% of employers had revoked internship offers in …

By Meredith Pepin - The Muse
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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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A Work-From-Home Productivity Schedule That’ll Help You Get the Most Out of Your Day

Six years ago I left my cubicle to work from home and for the first few days (OK, maybe weeks), I walked aimlessly from room to room, cruised the fridge for mini Babybels, and tried a home work setup at …

By Susie Moore - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Laid Off Due to Coronavirus? Here’s What You Can Do Now

During an economic downturn, one of the first things companies do to cut costs is reduce staff. The financial impact of the new coronavirus is being felt globally across industries as many companies and small businesses are forced to close …

By Elizabeth Alterman - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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3 Ways to Stay Connected if You Don’t Get the Job

So, you’ve just been turned down for that job you’ve been interviewing for. Now what?

Stay connected!

There’s a critical moment of opportunity after receiving a rejection and below, you’ll find some tips to try the next time you find yourself …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
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Should You Get an MBA?

Over the last decade, a new trend has been emerging at business schools around the world: more impact-focused degrees that apply business-world solutions to cultural, environmental, or social problems traditionally overseen by the nonprofit sector.

But is an MBA a …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni - Idealist Careers
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