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Job Titles and Job Title Roulette

“Hello, this is Mr. Jones”. That’s how they answer the phone at one of the organizations that I’m affiliated with. Seriously, they still use titles like Mr. 1,804 more words

On The Job

The Questions To Ask Yourself To See If It Is Time To Make The Leap To A Business Premises Of Your Own

If you have wanted to start your own business for a while now, then you probably have a few plans in place. You might be working your job alongside another job, or just completely run the business from home. 513 more words

Working Together

The Importance of Networking in Your Career Development

“Network, network, network” is a common career-building directive given to first-time job hunters and seasoned professionals alike.  It is impossible to browse career blogs and business advice columns without being reminded of the importance of networking for success. 450 more words

Advice

Don’t just move forward in technology – sprint ahead

With technology careers in high demand, coding bootcamps have become an increasingly popular method for recent college grads to gain the additional skills needed to jump start a career in technology. 605 more words

Advice

Lateral Moves for Advancement

Sometimes the best way to advance your career in the long-run, is to take a lateral move in the short-run.  Career advancement opportunities are frequently offered to those who have a broad base of knowledge within the company or industry and who have developed a critical skill set.  1,281 more words

Career Changes

UMUC 2017 Spring Career Fair Recap

UMUC’s Career Services team recently hosted more than 1,200 attendees for its in-person career fair on March 9 and its virtual career fair on March 14. 357 more words

Career Advancement

Keep on, Keepin' On

Congrats to all of those who will be graduating this month, completing your degree is no small accomplishment.  Take a moment, sit back and enjoy for a while. 604 more words

Academics