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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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Summertime Reading Days at Laurus College

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Summertime Reading Days at Laurus College by Marketing Department Our Student Services Department recently hosted our first annual Summertime Reading Day at the Santa Maria and Oxnard locations during the month of June. A group of Laurus College students, all members of the Reading Tutor program, assisted children between the ages of 3 to 12 […]

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Toys for Tots at Laurus College 2016

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Toys for Tots at Laurus College 2016 by the Marketing Department at Laurus College This year’s holiday season is right around the corner! Laurus College will again be participating in its 5th annual “Toys for Tots” campaign, which helps support local children in need. Please join us in bringing a smile to their faces. Last […]

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Study Skills

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Study Skills by the Career Services Department At Laurus College, students are assigned only one class per five-week term, giving them the opportunity to fully immerse themselves in the course material. While this learning approach helps students to stay focused and engaged, developing good study skills is another critical piece to succeeding in your program. […]

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Winners from the Printober: 3D Printing Contest!

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Winners from the Printober: 3D Printing Contest! by the 3D Animation Department The winning designs from last October’s “Printober: 3D Printing Contest” have been selected! All of the submissions were fantastic and made it very hard for the voting committee to decide on a winner. Thank you to all of the Laurus College students and […]

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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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5 Things You Need to Know About Online Images

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5 Things You Need to Know About Online Images by the Professional Business Systems Department at Laurus College Sharing photos and images on social feeds and blogs is as natural as sending an email, but if you unwittingly share a copyrighted image, you could find yourself in the hot seat—a mistake that could cost you […]

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