ResumeBear: Kickstarter Funding Projects for College Students

Resume Bear

College is a great time to explore your creativity, and Kickstarter is a great place to find the funds to make your creative dreams a reality. So it’s no wonder that college students, groups, and even faculty members have flocked to the site to get their projects off the ground. This group of Iraqi college students have formed a Shakespearean company, and as part of this project, are going to perform at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Bard College Farm.

10 Simply Awesome College & University Career Service Blogs

Workology

Check out our awesome free & on-demand webinar on College Recruiting Best Practices worth 1.0 Top College Career Services Blogs. For college students, the school year is winding down. Here are ten simple awesome college and career service blogs who provide valuable resources to our impressionable youth that just might give inspiration for adding online channels to your corporate communication plans. University of Oregon Career Services.

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7 Internship Search Tips for College Athletes

Workology

Athletes often have a challenging time fitting in an internship along with college classes and daily sports practices. Here are seven tips just for you: 7 Internship Search Tips for College Athletes. Interns work at their Oregon headquarters or in the Netherlands. Being a college athlete is a big commitment. What other tips can you share with college athletes interested in an internship?

Can My Credit History Impact My Job Search?

Resume Bear

These stares are: California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Oregon, Washington, and Vermont. Career News College Graduates Featured Articles Hot Topics Why ResumeBear? Are you looking for a new job? If so you may be wondering “Can my credit history impact my job search?”. While it might seem unfair, more employers are looking at their prospective employees’ credit history.

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The Best Cities for Millennials to Settle Down

Ms. Career Girl

Portland, Oregon snags the number four spot on this list, with exceptional ratings for the city’s culture and art scene, as well as food and entertainment. Life After College Austin best cities Denver Las Vegas millennials Portland SeattleThe post The Best Cities for Millennials to Settle Down appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Choosing a place to call home for the long-term is never easy, especially when you are just beginning to sink your teeth into your chosen career field.

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Bad Credit No Longer a Problem in Job Hunts

Resume Bear

California joins Connecticut, Illinois, Hawaii, Oregon, Maryland and Washington that have similar laws. College Graduates Economic News Featured Articles Job Hunting Strategies Job Trends Why ResumeBear? Your credit history can keep you from getting a job. For years employers have been pulling credit reports as part of the background check of potential job applicants.

2011 174

6 Well Paying Jobs You Can Turn Into A Career

Career Alley

You don’t have to have a college degree to secure a job that is rewarding and profitable. But no worries, a college degree is necessity in many fields, but there are many occupations that can be turned into productive careers without schooling. Byline: Brionna Kennedy is native to the Pacific Northwest, growing up in Washington, then moving down to Oregon for college. Oregon has been the perfect setting to indulge her love of kayaking, rock climbing, and hiking.

2014 219

Summertime at The Career Key

Career Key

skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. The Career Keys mission is to help people make the best career, college major, and self-employed choices. As you might guess, The Career Key websites are heavily used by secondary schools, colleges and universities. Which Engineering Career or College Major Matches.

2010 113

Changes in Health Care: The Nurse Practitioners is the New Doctor

Ms. Career Girl

Hawaii, Maine, Oregon, and a dozen other states have passed laws to grant licensed nurse practitioners (NP) the ability to evaluate, diagnose, manage treatments, and prescribe medication without consulting or being supervised by a licensed physician. Due partly to states like Oregon and Main granting full practice to Nurse Practitioners, the need for nurse practitioners is high. The post Changes in Health Care: The Nurse Practitioners is the New Doctor appeared first on Ms.

Women CAN Excel in Traditionally Male-Dominated Roles

Ms. Career Girl

College is getting astronomically expensive and, after graduation, millennials are struggling under a mountain of school debt averaging $37,000 per person. In many cases, this puts college out of reach for some students. Generally, trade schools are much less expensive than college. Martin contacted the Oregon Tradeswomen Inc.

2018 140

Tips for Seeking Out a Mentor from Successful Women Who Have Done It

Ms. Career Girl

Now the two live in different states—Oregon and Illinois—but Pope says, ”It works!” If you don’t have any go-to networking events yet, Keenan suggests looking to your college’s alumni network, “a group of people linked by a shared experience.”. Seeking out a mentor can be hard. Where do you look? How do you ask? However, mentorship can be a valuable tool in your career growth.

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So You Want To Write A Book in 2017?

Ms. Career Girl

When I was in college, I had a vision of a young woman throwing a fluffy, smothering white wedding dress into a scraggly tree on a deserted, dusty street in North Dakota. I put her on a farm in Oregon with an Aunt Lydia who painted her house pink, “like a vagina,” and the front door black to “ward off seedy men.” The post So You Want To Write A Book in 2017? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Want to write a book this year? Don’t know where to start? Get a journal. Right now.

2017 185

EMPLOYMENT BRANDING MBA: Why Nobody Cares Whether YOU Like Your Alma Mater's Football Uniforms.

HR Capitalist

If you're a real college football fan, you probably caught the new Univerisity of Georgia uniforms this last weekend , pictured below and to the right and almost universally panned as "sucking". Listening alternately to the pregame shows on the Georgia and the LSU networks while leaving Auburn, there was much attention devoted to the uniforms Georgia and Oregon were wearing, as well as Boise's shoes. The University of Oregon started this trend with the help of Nike.

Enhance Your Family Life with Your Corporate Career

Ms. Career Girl

Each of my boys applied for and received a small college scholarship. After growing up in California, Oregon, and Washington, she received her PhD in science in Illinois and continued speaking and serving on boards of academic, nonprofit, and industry organizations worldwide. When I was raising my three boys during my career in Corporate America, some days I thought I would crack.

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This Year's Final Four Proves The Value of "Well Placed" over "Top" Talent.

The HR Capitalist

We live in a one-and-done world of college basketball. The rules force future NBA players to spend at least one season playing college basketball. Oregon has three freshmen on its entire roster, which is probably normal considering coaches bring in players every year to balance out rosters. If you're watching/following the NCAA Men's Basketball Tourney this year, your bracket is shot, your team is likely gone and there's only one thing left to do. .

2017 72

Are Credit Checks an Effective Pre-Employment Screening Technique?

Workology

College debt is a loaming issue for students who can’t afford to pay in cash for their education. Having enough cash to keep up is something that most college students struggle with on a yearly basis. Financial literacy is important for college students because it can affect your life post-graduation. No longer can college students get away with bad debt while in college.

2012 131

Gen X-ers Will Have the Best Careers of Anyone

Water Cooler Wisdom

Anna Garvey at Social Media Week called Gen X the " Oregon Trail generation," referencing the 1980s adventure game that had millions of kids glued to their schools’ desktop computers. The idea was to get your wagon to Oregon before you lost all your oxen or died of disease. Oregon Trail and games like it showed us how to tinker with this new and strange technology and become masters of the machine.

2016 40

Exploring Other Career Development Theories in addition to.

Career Key

skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. The Career Keys mission is to help people make the best career, college major, and self-employed choices. Jones Our Websites Career Key Career Key Canada Self-Employment Key Blog Archive ▼ 2010 (41) ► December (1) Choosing a College Major Based on Your Personality.

2010 159

Happy New Year from The Career Key!

Career Key

skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. The Career Keys mission is to help people make the best career, college major, and self-employed choices. Hood, Oregon over the Christmas holiday - I took it. ► October (5) Choose a college major that fits your personality. Choose a college major o.

2010 100

A REAL Thanksgiving

Workology

” I had just left one child at the airport and another was now trapped, huddled in a cold college classroom. With thoughts of the previous day’s shootings and deaths in an Oregon shopping mall, I was stunned, afraid, worried, shocked, and unable to, for a moment respond with anything other than the complete love I felt for my children. This past Thanksgiving flew by without me ever once saying what I was thankful for.

2012 99

Attracting and Retaining High-Performance Gen Y Workers

Telecommuting Journal

In the US where Gen Y makes up 70 million people entering or who have recently entered the workforce, many companies are already reaching out to college students by telling them about company benefits such as flexible work schedules, telecommuting, and online work tools.

2008 100

Attracting and Retaining High-Performance Gen Y Workers

Telecommuting Journal

In the US where Gen Y makes up 70 million people entering or who have recently entered the workforce, many companies are already reaching out to college students by telling them about company benefits such as flexible work schedules, telecommuting, and online work tools.

2008 100

3 Questions To Ask Yourself After You’ve Been Laid Off

Career Realism

Oregon, for example , allows you to collect unemployment for six months and focus on getting your business off the ground instead of searching for a new job. Here’s the good news: going back to school (or going to college for the first time) is easier than it has ever been. When you first get laid off , your instinct is undoubtedly to dive right into the job search. Maybe you’ll give yourself a couple of days to deal with the transition to a largely unstructured lifestyle.

2013 86

Single Most Important Career Question to Ask Yourself

Career Realism

CAREEREALISM Expert, Dawn Rasmussen is the president of Portland, Oregon-based Pathfinder Writing and Careers Services , which specializes in mid- to executive-level professional résumés. She is a frequent professional speaker and writer on career management topics and teaches résumé writing and other job search strategies at several local community colleges and universities.

2010 87

Careers In Diving: Working Underwater Has Big Rewards

Career Realism

Matt is a marine biologist and diver who instructs at Santa Barbara City College and is a researcher at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Matt Kay lectures in biology at Santa Barbara City College. He earned a bachelor’s degree at the University of Oregon and a PhD. Underwater diving is a tool many people use in their jobs. For some people, like divers who collect seafood, there is no other way to do the job.

2014 60

Dawn Rasmussen

Career Realism

She is a frequent professional speaker and writer on career management topics and teaches résumé writing and other job search strategies at several local community colleges and universities. She is a frequent professional speaker on career management topics while also volunteering her expertise to help unemployed workers at the Oregon Employment Department with free classes twice a month.

2010 53

The Dangerous Minefield of Modifying Previous Job Titles

Career Realism

CAREEREALISM Expert, Dawn Rasmussen is the president of Portland, Oregon-based Pathfinder Writing and Careers Services , which specializes in mid- to executive-level professional résumés. She is a frequent professional speaker and writer on career management topics and teaches résumé writing and other job search strategies at several local community colleges and universities.

2010 67

3 Critical Things to Know Before Jumping Ship in a Bad Economy

Career Realism

CAREEREALISM Expert, Dawn Rasmussen is the president of Portland, Oregon-based Pathfinder Writing and Careers Services , which specializes in mid- to executive-level professional résumés. She is a frequent professional speaker and writer on career management topics and teaches résumé writing and other job search strategies at several local community colleges and universities.

What Happens When You Do Everything Right in an Interview, and the.

Career Realism

CAREEREALISM Expert, Dawn Rasmussen is the president of Portland, Oregon-based Pathfinder Writing and Careers Services , which specializes in mid- to executive-level professional résumés. She is a frequent professional speaker and writer on career management topics and teaches résumé writing and other job search strategies at several local community colleges and universities.

2010 60

how do I handle changing my name and job because of a stalker?

Ask a Manager

The trouble is that I work at a public college. You might be asked in the interview about why you’re moving, and you have two choices there: You could give an answer focused on why you’re interested in moving to the area of the country where the new job is (like “I’ve realized I want to be closer to family” or “I really wanted to find work in Oregon before I get much more established in my career, because I want to live in this area long-term”).

2018 41

30DLBL Day 14 – Reflecting on Your Life

Personal Excellence Blog

Graduate High School (which I did w/ a 3.8-PE and math were never strong suits for me) get married have kids go to college, get a good job. I couldn’t even think about college and I knew that something was wrong. I started going to college and for a while everything was perfect. So I dropped out of college, packed everything I owned a moved to Oregon. College -took nursing, but that was all about my parents decision since i don’t know what i want.

2010 58

30DLBL Day 14 – Reflecting on Your Life

Personal Excellence Blog

Graduate High School (which I did w/ a 3.8-PE and math were never strong suits for me) get married have kids go to college, get a good job. I couldn’t even think about college and I knew that something was wrong. I started going to college and for a while everything was perfect. So I dropped out of college, packed everything I owned a moved to Oregon. College -took nursing, but that was all about my parents decision since i don’t know what i want.

2010 57

Check-up for self-delusion | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

I have had 3 playing tag or flag football (in high school and college) – so I know what they feel like. They start in pee-wee and play through high school and college before reaching the NFL. Years played: To make it to the NFL or even college – a young man probably started playing when he was 8. So if you say that he played 10 or so years before college and 4 in college. Is this your first time here?

2010 72

Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

State, Oregon, Georgia, Indiana, Arizona & New Zealand (so far). Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Do you overemphasize happiness? Posted to: Fulfillment | Knowing yourself January 14th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I think I’m over the happiness thing. I think I am thinking that the pursuit of happiness is, well, vacuous. I don’t think people are happy or unhappy.

2010 82

coworkers can't see past my Russian accent — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

Or Where did yo ugo to college? I always reply “Oregon.&# Once I graduated high school and finished my college degree, I became much more comfortable with myself and my confidence rose. I went to college in the US and I’ve lived here for 6 years. About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager coworkers can’t see past my Russian accent January 14, 2011 A reader writes: I come from eastern Europe, specifically from Russia.

2011 54

Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking. Hello, McDonald's) Posted to: Diversity | Leadership January 18th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The All-Star Rodeo Challenge came to Madison, WI last weekend, and the farmer took me and my kids.

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