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“Hello! My Name is…”—A Survival Guide to In-Person Networking

Did you know 85 percent of people feel they build stronger, more meaningful relationships during in-person meetings and conferences? Or that 95 percent of professionals say face-to-face meetings are essential for long-term business relationships? 699 more words


Hot Career Tools for Career Success

Did you know, UMUC students and alumni have exclusive access to a variety of online career tools that can assist in your job search and career development? 311 more words

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Comparing, Belittling and Competing

I have always thought that being a little competitive is always good for myself. However, it is a thin line between healthy comparison and belittling yourself. 507 more words

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Why Join a Professional Association?

Professional associations are non-profit organizations committed to furthering a specific profession.  These organizations provide a vast array of benefits, and UMUC Career Services recently hosted a webinar to discuss why students or alumni should consider joining professional associations from several of their leaders.  761 more words


May Events to Help You Take the Next Step in Your Career

This month, your UMUC Career Services team will host a variety of career events to assist throughout your job search and career progression. The events include the Recruiter Session on May 19, and UMUC’s Career Week that runs May 22 – 25. 269 more words

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Taking The Next Step Forward In Your Career

It’s so easy to feel like you are stuck in a rut when it comes to your job. If you have been doing the same role for years, you can feel like you are going nowhere fast. 1,057 more words

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How to Lower Stress at Work

Originally posted by Lindsey Pollack 24 March 2017

What stresses out your employees? Deadlines? A never-ending to-do list? An overflowing inbox?

While the concept of… 637 more words