Internships 101

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Learn about internships and where to find them.



3 topics for your year-end career review

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With a ramped-up holiday social schedule and other year-end obligations at home or work, the month of December can make you feel like you’re trapped in a whirlwind. It’s easy to forget or overlook the fact that you may have



Putting a music degree to work
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Whether you are studying music in an academic setting, pursuing a career in the music industry, or educating the next Mozart, you have likely been asked questions like:

I didn’t know you could study music in college. What are you going to do with your degree in music?



Career and Technical Education: Careers in marketing
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U.S. Department of Education-sponsored programs in Career and Technical Education prepare students for a wide variety of occupations, including business careers.

In support of their efforts, this week we’re profiling the growing field of market research analysts and marketing specialists.



How to build a professional network
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Networking is about developing relationships that could be helpful to you in your job search and your career.

Building a professional network is achievable for almost everyone, by following these steps to identify your network and develop it.



Good vets job news for Veterans Day
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Veterans make excellent job candidates: their military experience has provided them with education, training, values, leadership skills, and teamwork experience that help them thrive in civilian jobs.



Find an apprenticeship!

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Apprenticeship.gov is a new one-stop source for “all things apprenticeship.”

The site features an Apprenticeship Finder that makes it easier for job seekers to find apprenticeship opportunities, often in high-skilled, high-paying careers.



5 not-so-true job search myths

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Job searching is hard work. It can be complicated, it can feel mysterious—and it can sometimes seem like you’re the only person out there who doesn’t know the secrets to success.



Fill out your FAFSA
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The FAFSA is your best route to getting financial aid for college.



Happy holiday job searching

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There are two big indicators that it’s going to be a bright holiday for those seeking seasonal jobs: the unemployment rate is lower than it’s been in decades, and consumer confidence is at an all-time high.