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Chronic Complaining is Preventing Your Promotion

Expressing frustrations from time-to-time is okay – but, make sure you’re presenting reasonable solutions along with them.

The Importance of a Goal and Roadmap

Having both a goal and roadmap for your career is vital. The goal identifies your ultimate destination and the roadmap outlines the steps you take.

Struggling with Indecision? Career Exploration to the Rescue!

With the amount of time and resources spent in developing your professional identity, how can you ensure the right career decisions are made each time? Well, you may never really know for sure, but chances are significantly greater when you make time for career exploration.

Crossing Industry Boundaries with a Portable Career

Feeling anxious about the upcoming Public Safety and Health Virtual Career Fair (VCF)? There are multiple opportunities with a portable career.

The Path to the Perfect Cover Letter

The first step to writing an outstanding cover letter is to make sure the reader views it as a complementary document to your resume. Your cover letter and resume should be a matching set.

Creating Your Workplace Identity

How you meld your own goals into the dynamics of your workplace will shape and define your office personality. Crafting a workplace identity should be a strategy and not just an outcome.

What Not to Wear and Other Interviewing Mistakes

A friend of mine recently told me a story about one candidate who was so ill-prepared for her interview that my friend thought she was being pranked. Here are some interview "don'ts" to avoid, as unfortunately demonstrated by said candidate.

Looking Ahead to APUS Virtual Career Fairs in 2017

APUS Virtual Career Fairs (VCFs) have created successful connections between students, alumni and our network of employers. Last year, nearly 100 organizations participated in more than 1,500 chat sessions. The Dept. of Career Services is gearing up for more in 2017.

How to Create Professional Opportunities Instead of Waiting for Them

If I were to give one piece of advice to a job seeker, it’s to stop waiting. Go out and create opportunities; they’re out there. Take a look below for tips on how to develop opportunities instead of hoping one is around the next corner.