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School Spirit Week at Laurus College

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School Spirit Week at Laurus College by Marketing Department Laurus College hosted a School Spirit week in August to welcome back all students returning from their previous term, as well as new students who have recently enrolled. Throughout the School Spirit week, Laurus recognized both students who attend classes on campus at one of the […]

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Help! Information Technology (IT) Experience Required?

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Help! Information Technology (IT) Experience Required? by Holly Nash, Career Services Department Like many of your fellow students, you chose to attend Laurus College, and decided that a career in Information Technologies (IT) & Network Systems was the best path for your future. When you begin searching for a position in your field, whether you […]

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How Volunteering Can Help With Your Career

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How Volunteering Can Help With Your Career by the Career Services Department Volunteering has an enormous impact on the communities we live in. We highly encourage our Laurus College students to get involved in their communities and make a difference. It gives students the opportunity to gain new experiences, give back, connect in the community, […]

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Are You on LinkedIn?

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Are you on LinkedIn? by the Professional Business Systems Department LinkedIn might not be as popular as Facebook or Twitter, but don’t underestimate the power it gives you as a Laurus College student. It’s a great way to get noticed and create strong connections with industry professionals who can help you get ahead in your […]

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How to Answer “Tell Me about Yourself” in an Interview

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How to Answer ‘Tell Me about Yourself’ in an Interview by the Career Services Department “Tell me about yourself” is one of the most common questions asked in an interview. By preparing ahead of time you’ll show employers you’re confident, you can think quickly on your feet, and you know exactly what they’re looking for. […]

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Now’s the Time to “Get Reel”

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Now’s the Time to “Get Reel” by the 3D Animation Department at Laurus College The Digital Arts and Computer Animation Program at Laurus College is designed to teach students the essential skills needed in order to find a job in the competitive 3D Animation Industry. Our students in the Digital Arts and Computer Animation program […]

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Starting a Job Search in the IT Field without Work Experience

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Starting a Job Search in the IT Field without Work Experience by the Career Services Department at Laurus College Have you checked your Purple Score lately? Login to Purple Briefcase by Clicking Here Earning your Associate Degree in IT & Network Systems from Laurus College is a great foundation to build your IT career upon. […]

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How to Build a Great Portfolio

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How to Build a Great Portfolio by the Professional Business Systems Department at Laurus College Whatever your career path, there’s nothing more important than presenting yourself to a potential employer in a professional manner. Today’s job market is competitive and to get the job you want, you need to set yourself apart from the competition. […]

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Next “Full Throttle” in Oxnard 10/24

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The Laurus College Career Services Department is heading to the Oxnard Campus on October 24th with their brand new “Full Throttle Spotlight Series: Medical Billing & Coding” Workshop! Take part in a cutting-edge job search workshop designed to get Laurus College Medical Billing & Coding graduates working quickly! SPOTLIGHT SERIES: MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING This […]

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How to Dress for Success

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Job interviews can be a stressful prospect. Enter a designated room at a designated time and work your hardest to impress a complete stranger and convince them you are the most successful candidate for the job, all while trying not to say or do anything that might jeopardize your chances. Unfortunately, some things are out […]

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