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LinkedIn Careers Team: Article 3 “Power of ProFinder”

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Guest blog by the LinkedIn Careers Team Unleashing the Power of LinkedIn’s ProFinder Interested in entrepreneurship? LinkedIn ProFinder connects top quality freelance or independent professionals with new clients and leads. The ProFinder Marketplace consists of over 70,000 vetted professionals Getting Started Having a complete profile is the most important piece to getting opportunities, as it’s […]

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LinkedIn Careers Team: Article 2 “Find Your Salary Earning Potential”

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Guest blog by the LinkedIn Careers Team Find Your Earning Potential with LinkedIn Salary LinkedIn Salary is a tool that provides detailed breakdowns of salary by job title and location. Your job search is as easy as filtering by title and location. Overview LinkedIn Salary is a free salary comparison tool to help users understand the various […]

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LinkedIn Careers Team: Article 1 “It’s Who You Know”

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Guest blog by the LinkedIn Careers Team LinkedIn Jobs: It’s Not What You Know, It’s Who You Know Your soon-to-be awarded degree is likely a requirement for your dream job. But what is going to set you apart from everyone else who just graduated college with the same qualification? Your network! Harness the power of […]

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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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