Category Archives: Get Professional!

The Importance of Learning Professional Development EARLY

The Importance of Learning Professional Development EARLY There’s no question that professional development is crucial – and if you aren’t convinced yet, we’ll direct you to this blog post. We all know that certain skills, like nailing an interview and crafting the perfect resume, are invaluable once you begin the professional chapter of your life.…
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How Should Your Student Spend Their Summer?

How Should Your Student Spend Their Summer? This week we're discussing a question parents ask us often, and that's how their child should be spending their summer. By that, they mean, “What summer activities look best on a resume or college application?” We get it! Colleges want to know how your child spends those precious…
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College Students Today, and the Concept of Delayed Adulthood

College Students Today, and the Concept of Delayed Adulthood Today, writer Esta Pratt-Kielley published a fascinating article entitled, Why College Is Not the Same as When I Was in School. She addresses all of the ways in which today’s college students are having a vastly different experience from their own parents. From college admissions to…
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Is a Great Resume Really That Important?

Is a Great Resume Really That Important?   "It’s just a little piece of paper, how much time should I really spend on it? My resume lists my educational background, gives the basic gist of my job experience, and I ran a quick spell check. I think I’m good to go! After all, is a great…
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