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8 Tips of Using Your Friend Network to Get a Job

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8 Tips of Using Your Friend Network to Get a Job

By: A student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, as part of Heather Nelson's Service Learning class. 8 Tips of Using Your Friend Network to Get a Job  Are you hunting for a new job? What’s the best way to start a job hunt, look to your friends for support and inspiration? Here are eight ways your friends may support you during the various phases of your job hunt. Identify potential Job Listings You might get job postings from your friends that they believe could be a good fit. It may seem bothersome if there were a steady stream of emails. But...

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How to Make Your E-Portfolio Stand Out to Recruiters

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How to Make Your E-Portfolio Stand Out to Recruiters

By: A UNO Student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, as part of Heather Nelson’s Service Learning Academy class.    According to a Forbes article, 56% of all hiring managers are more impressed by a candidate’s e-portfolio than any other personal branding tool. However, the real shocker is that only 7% of job seekers have an online portfolio.   Creating a personal website to represent your portfolio and previous work is a great opportunity to build your brand and get noticed by recruiters. A website allows recruiters to see the personal touch and experience that you can bring to the workplace.   When...

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How to Create a Rockin Resume

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How to Create a Rockin Resume

By: A student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, as part of Heather Nelson's Service Learning class. When applying for a job, most companies would like you to send in a resume and cover letter. Creating a resume can seem daunting and overwhelming. After all, recruiters only spend maybe 10 seconds glancing at your resume before deciding if they want to throw it in the trash or keep it. Creating a resume that is professional and has these specific elements can help you stand out from the rest of your peers. Here are 5 tips on how to create a...

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Questions for Peace of Mind When Interviewing

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Questions for Peace of Mind When Interviewing

By: Luke Muffitt at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, as part of Heather Nelson's Service Learning class. Questions For Peace of Mind When Interviewing Doing job interviews can be difficult, it is especially difficult when it comes to the part when they ask you if you have any questions to ask. Whether it’s because you didn’t think ahead and prepare questions or even having questions ready and then you forget what they were. It happens to all of us but you will learn more by asking questions at the beginning rather than waiting till you start working. Asking questions during...

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Stay up to date with today’s latest social media: LinkedIn

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Stay up to date with today’s latest social media: LinkedIn

By: A student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, as part of Heather Nelson's Service Learning class. Various individuals have become successful regardless of their background and their motivation to be surrounded by positive people. For example, Millard Singleton became a close ally of Dr. Rickets, who then became vice president in 1889 for the Omaha Colored Republican Club. One thing leaders have in common is that they are always open to learning something new. Millard was an individual who worked hard for the opportunity to “level up.” Of course, he couldn’t do it without the help of his partners, which is...

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