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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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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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5 Tips to Connect with Customers…Socially

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5 Tips to Connect with Customers…Socially by the Professional Business Systems Department Technology is at the forefront of our education system, and social media platforms are a key part of the technology that we embrace and teach to our students here at Laurus College. This knowledge builds on the base of business principles learned in […]

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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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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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Success in 60 Seconds: Remember Names

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Success in 60 Seconds: Remember Names by the Marketing Department at Laurus College “Remember that a person’s name is to that person the sweetest and most important sound in any language.” – Dale Carnegie “Success in 60 Seconds” is a weekly blog meant to be read in 60 seconds or less that’s dedicated to helping […]

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Get Purple T-Shirt Giveaway!

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For a Limited Time Only, Laurus College is giving away “Get Purple” t-shirts to students, alumni & staff who have a Purple Score of 25 or higher! Purple Briefcase is the new career readiness platform that everyone is talking about and it’s free for all Laurus College students & alumni: Click Here to Sign Up […]

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