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Part Time Jobs Spotlight

01/22/2015

Check out this week’s hot part-time jobs! Apply to these and more by visiting Careerolina

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Part Time Jobs Spotlight

01/06/2015

Check out this week’s hot part-time jobs! Apply to these and more by visiting Careerolina.

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Part Time Jobs Spotlight

12/15/2014

Check out this week’s hot part-time jobs! Apply to these and more by visiting Careerolina.

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What Exams Taught Me about the World of Work

12/03/2014

All of your life you’ve had to take tests and exams to show that you are learning. Finally, the end of the school year has come,  and you say “Yes! I never have to take another exam”. 

Well, that may be true depending on the path you choose. However, all of those test taking skills you’ve developed over your educational career will come in handy and prove to be actually useful. If you think about the mental and physical process that occurs when you are preparing for an exam,  it’s not too different from the process that you go through in your summer internship or first job.

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First Job as a Sales Associate

11/25/2014

I remember my first job interview, I was a high school sophomore in a Philadelphia suburb.  "Why do you want to work here?" "I need money so that I can tour Europe with a band program next summer."  (At least I was honest?)

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Lessons from Delivering Newspapers

11/25/2014

My first job was delivering a weekly newspaper (The Grit) in Thebes, Illinois -- a village of 450 people in southern Illinois on the Mississippi River.  I had anywhere from 60 to 90 subscribers and it took me two evenings each week either walking or biking to deliver the papers.  I learned how to communicate with people from multiple generations.

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