Top 3 Reasons to Complete Your CareerWaves2 Profile

CareerWaves2 is your one-stop-shop for Career & Technical Education Programs offered at the three community colleges in your region – BRCC, NTCC, and RPCC.

Signing up for emails and managing your profile preferences is quick and easy. If it is …

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How to Advocate for Yourself During a Performance Review

It’s that time of year—your performance review is on the calendar and you need to complete a self-assessment. Although the process can vary from one organization to the next, many of us can relate to the general feelings of stress …

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The Idealist Guide to Understanding Employee Benefits

Here is a short list of some common benefits currently being offered at many organizations across the sector. Take a read through to understand what each benefit means, as well as what questions to ask (and what you may want …

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Demonstrating Tech Proficiency: Elevating Your Resume with Tangible Skill Validation

In the pursuit of a new professional chapter, your wealth of experience becomes a valuable asset for any company.

Despite the legal prohibition of age discrimination in hiring, concerns among potential employers about hiring seasoned professionals persist. The perception of …

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How to Use ChatGPT to Write a Software Engineer Resume in 5-ish Steps

Using ChatGPT is more than just a fun distraction. There are some incredibly valuable ways to leverage this emerging technology, like having ChatGPT write a software engineer resume for you.

To create a stellar resume, you have to get the …

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The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Job Search: A Quick Guide for Career Advisors

In the ever-evolving landscape of job searching, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has emerged as a transformative force, reshaping the way recruitment processes function. For career service professionals, understanding and navigating this AI-driven job market is essential to help students and alumni …

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Acing the Probationary Period on a New Job

Employers use the probationary period to check if a new starter is a good fit. While this duration may feel scary and unsettling, it can help you improve your confidence and secure a job. It provides opportunities for career growth …

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The 85 Best Job Search Sites and Apps in 2024

If you’re on the job search, you might feel like it’s you and your resume against the world (or at least the ATS). But don’t worry — it doesn’t have to be that way! We rounded up 85 of the best …

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From Kids to Career: Jumping Back Into the Workforce after a Parental Break

From giggles and snuggles to messes and tantrums—being a stay-at-home parent is a non-stop job. Indeed, the job description would intimidate even the most impressive candidates: organizing schedules, coordinating appointments, planning activities and parties, cooking, cleaning, caring for sick kids, …

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We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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The Ultimate (Free) Career Test for Students

If you’re trying to figure out what career is right for you, it can be hard to know where to start — especially if you don’t know much about different careers. You not only need to consider your skills, interests, …

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American Welding Society (AWS) Welding Scholarship

American Welding Society (AWS) Foundation Scholarships Applications for 2024-2025 are Open

Each year, The AWS Foundation offers over $2 million in scholarships for bachelor’s, associate, and certificate-seeking students. Don’t delay. Apply today.

AWS Scholarships can be used for tuition, fees, …

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