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How To Still Be Employable in 10 Years

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Sometimes we’re so focused on getting the job (or keeping the job we have) now, that we may not think about the future. The marketplace has changed so much in the past ten years, and it’s not hard to imagine that the next ten years will bring innovations and technology that change the way we work even more.

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester

Don’t Make This Networking Mistake

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Networking is key to furthering your career and making meaningful connections. In-person networking is only one of the many ways we interact with people. Digital networking resources have become increasingly popular and appeal to people who may struggle to find time in their schedule to make it to live events or for whom those one-on-one interactions or large groups can be intimidating.

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How to Deal with Self-Doubt

Thursday, April 27, 2017

We all experience feelings of self-doubt from time to time. Sometimes that little voice checking in with yourself (“Are you sure about this?”) can be helpful, but it can also become overwhelming and may even cause us to hold ourselves back from achieving our goals.

While self-doubt has the potential to motivate us to get focused and step up to the plate to face challenges, it’s important to know how to keep it in check.

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Resume Buzzwords To Avoid

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

As we get into spring and summer vacation and graduation looms, students step up their job and internship hunts and send their resumes out. There are many factors that can make you more and less appealing to recruiters. The words you use in your resume can have a huge impact. Think that highlighting what “creative” “hard worker” who thinks “outside the box” will up your odds of getting an interview? Think again.

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Spring Showcase

Thursday, April 13, 2017

CW celebrated the start of a new season with the JDC Spring Showcase. The event featured a Student Art showcase sponsored by the Digital Media Club, and performances by the Just Dance Crew and Brothers United. Food and snacks were also available for purchase sponsored by the Caribbean Student Association.

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester