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A couple of weeks ago, you created a LinkedIn account. You added a picture, threw in a couple of skills like “time management” and “social media,” updated your current job title, sent out a bunch of invites to people that you kinda sorta know and logged off. That’s good for now, right? Unfortunately, it’s not. We know LinkedIn can be overwhelming. However, since this is a professional site that could really help your career, you want your profile to be just right! Don’t worry, though; we’ve got you covered. Read on for the four deadly LinkedIn sins to avoid when working on your profile!  1....
Once you press that "follow" button, there's no turning back. Goodbye productivity, hello cute cat photos, scintillating essays and mind-blowing works of art. Blogs provide endless hours of entertainment for people from all corners of the Internet universe. But have you ever wondered what it's like to run your own blog? Whether you want to gain professional experience, meet likeminded people or simply have a creative outlet, a blog may be jut the thing you're looking for! There are already over 152,000,000 blogs on the Internet, and there are some pretty convincing reasons why you might want...
It’s not an uncommon scenario: you have the skill set, resume, and collection of internships that make you perfect for one industry. Then, midway through college, one of your internships or other experiences makes you step back and say, “Wait—maybe I don’t actually want to do this.” While your heart may have been set on a particular industry since you were five, chances are, you’ll waver from your initial idea of what you want to do after graduation. But that’s okay! Whether you came to the realization after an internship or after talking to a professor, deciding to make a career change in...