Career Launching

Personal Branding Examples that Build Success for Students

Personal branding for students in college: Massively Important. However, a lot of students do not recognize what personal branding means to their career launch. Every student, regardless of their major, must work on creating a personal brand during their time in...

Professional Post Interview Thank You Notes

How Many People Write Post Interview Thank You Notes?  According to a recent survey, 24% of professional applicants sent thank you notes to human resources managers after an interview. While that low percentage may be surprising to many people, it does not surprise...

Why Your LinkedIn Profile Matters More Than Ever

Is your LinkedIn profile a professional liability? When was the last time it was updated? As unemployment rates are soaring each week due to the COVID-19 pandemic, having a strong LinkedIn presence, knowledge of the platform, and an ability to network online is more...

The Community Building Aspect of Networking

“Networking is not about just connecting people. It’s about connecting people with people, people with ideas, and people with opportunities.” ― Michele Jennae Often lost in our competitive and individualistic work culture is the fact that it takes a village to have a...
Professional Association Perks

Professional Association Perks

One constant throughout my career has been involvement in gold standard professional associations. I was fortunate early in my profession to become involved in a state level professional education association. I attended a few meetings and conferences and became...

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