What Is a Marketing Specialist and Should You Become One?

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So you’re considering a career in marketing and wondering whether to explore a specialty within the field. Do you dig deep and become an expert in email marketing, for example? Or do you pursue the path of a marketing generalist, …

By Mary Kearl - The Muse
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Career Development Resources for Fall 2020

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The Center for Career Development and Experiential Learning is open to see students virtually and face-to-face during the Fall 2020 semester. The Career Center, located inside the Baron-Forness Library Learning Commons, will be open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from …

By Monica Clem
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Making the Most of a Temp Job

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We take temporary jobs for a number of reasons—a job loss, a move to a new town, the desire for a more flexible schedule in order to pursue a side gig, or just a much-needed paycheck. If you’re lucky, your …

By Lakshmi Hutchinson - Idealist Careers
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What Can You Do With A Biology Degree?

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Medical school isn’t the only option for graduates with a bachelor’s degree in biology, although you may still have to invest in additional education beyond a four-year degree to get started.

A biology degree opens the door to many career …

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Edinboro Students Get a Taste of the Fermentation Industry at Erie Brewing

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A group of Edinboro chemistry students recently toured the Erie Brewing Company facilities to learn more about the process of brewing beer and running a large-scale brew facility and pub. Accompanied by several professors from the Chemistry department and staff …

By Pete Ostrander
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How I found a job in a new city before moving there

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Last summer, I did something that seemed highly unlikely: I got a job in a city I wanted to live in before I moved there – from 3,000 miles away.

When I made the decision to move from New York City …

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I Turned My Love for Climbing Into a Career in Adventure Photography

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When she was living in Wyoming five years ago working at City Kids Wilderness Project, Savannah Cummins learned how to rock climb. The following winter, while working as a ski lift operator at a nearby resort, she told her co-workers …

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5 Famous People Who Made Surprising (and Inspiring) Career Changes

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When you look at people who’ve achieved stunning success in their fields, it’s difficult to imagine that they weren’t always hurtling down those paths. But each of these five famous figures started off doing something else.

Some spent years or …

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The Simple Strategy That Helped Me Set Long-Term Career Goals (Plus, a Worksheet!)

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Setting goals always sounds great in theory. I can’t even begin to count the number of times I’ve said, “I’m going to restart my blog this month” or, “I want to be better at exercising this year” or, “I promise …

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