Avoiding Job and Internship Scams

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When evaluating potential employment, you must be careful to avoid scams and fraudulent postings. While Edinboro University makes every attempt to block them, scammers constantly find new ways to bypass the system. Fake job postings can be found not only …

By Pete Ostrander
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Online Resume/Cover Letter Review

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Complete this form and attach your resume and/or cover letter files in the appropriate format for a personalized review from the Career Center.
We will send your reviewed document(s) back to you within two business days, and schedule a follow-up …

By Monica Clem
Monica Clem Executive Director, Career Development and Experiential Learning Monica Clem
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Dealing With Workplace Tensions about COVID-19

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The COVID-19 pandemic has led to unprecedented changes in workplaces across the country. As lockdowns begin to be lifted and new policies are implemented to stop the spread of COVID-19, many people have experienced increased tension in the workplace.

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3 Tips for Fighting Interview Fear

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Interview fear is nothing to be ashamed of. In fact, it’s natural, stemming from the human desire to seek approval and validation. So, first, when trying to deal with your interview fear, it’s important to recognize that interview fear is …

By Natalie Fisher - Vault
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Keeping the Kids Home? How to Balance Work and Play

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Due to the novel coronavirus many schools are poised to remain closed throughout the winter, and parents are understandably struggling to reach a balance that works for themselves and their children. If you’re one of the

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
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What to Do With a Psychology Major: 8 Jobs You Should Consider

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If you already have or are thinking about pursuing a degree in psychology, you’re not alone. According to the American Psychological Association’s Center for Workforce Studies, about 3.5 million people in the United States held a bachelor’s degree in psychology …

By Deanna deBara - The Muse
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Living with Chronic Illness or Disability | Know Your Strengths

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The job search is already an anxiety-inducing endeavor, but it can also be demoralizing when you live with chronic illness or disability. You may be unsure of whether or not to disclose your health status from the get-go and, if …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni - Idealist Careers
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10 Tips for Finding a Mentor—and Making the Relationship Count

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When Kelly Jackson was a 24-year-old public relations manager at the Philadelphia-based marketing firm Allen & Gerritsen (A&G), she asked three top executives at the firm to be her mentors—to answer her questions, offer advice, and help her navigate the …

By Lisa Rabasca Roepe - The Muse
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How to Balance Postgraduate Studies and Full-Time Work

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Balancing full-time work with any other level of responsibility is difficult enough on its own. Completing full-time work with postgraduate studies is a whole different ball game. A postgraduate degree or diploma is an advanced level of study that builds …

By Richard Conn - Vault
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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Resume Writing (But Were Afraid to Ask)

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The importance of your resume can’t be stressed enough. Recruiters and hiring managers use it to assess if they want to continue exploring your candidacy for their open roles. That means without a strong resume, you’ll have little to no chance …

By David Solloway - Vault
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TartanEdge Contribution Suggestion

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Have a suggestion for TartanEdge such as new content, changes to existing content, or links to outside resources? Complete this form and a member of our team will review. If your suggestion is implemented, we will email you a link …

By Monica Clem
Monica Clem Executive Director, Career Development and Experiential Learning Monica Clem
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Alumni Spotlight: How to Switch to a Data Career Without a Specialized Degree

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Making a career change can be intimidating. And yet, moving from one job to another is becoming increasingly more common. The average person in the United States changes careers between five and seven times in their life. According to CNBC, …

By Simona Galant - Springboard
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