From Teacher to Student to UX Designer

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Amber Hicks’ five years teaching elementary school students left her “disappointed and emotionally drained.”

She loved teaching, and she loved the kids, but the work “still felt lacking in many aspects,” she said.

When she considered possible career pivots, the …

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Free Webinar on Consulting Next Week

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Mark your calendar and join us this upcoming Tuesday August 11 at 1PM EDT / 10AM PDT for a free webinar on fine-tuning your resume for consulting applications.

Is your resume ready for consulting applications? Deadlines are approaching quickly, with many 

By Eli Heller
Eli Heller Career Coach Eli Heller
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What is Consulting?

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Being a consultant is an exciting opportunity to learn the ins and outs of running a business in an effective and profitable way. Regardless of your major, if you’re a creative problem-solver who is interested in different types of business …

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Meet 31 of the top most exciting Washington state games companies (Shared Article from Pocket Gamer)

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Pocket Gamer Connects (and PC Connects)

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Home to Valve, Epic, Microsoft, Nintendo of America, Big Fish Games, Camouflaj, Studio Wildcard, Bungie Amazon Game Studios, Magic Leap and many more, the state is one of most impressive game …

By CJ Sanchez
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Job and Internship Postings in Handshake

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As the coronavirus pandemic gained momentum this spring, many companies had to pause their recruiting schedules and hiring plans. In Handshake, that resulted in a drastic drop in weekly new job and internship postings through March and April. However, we’re …

By Lindsay Smith
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Internship Corner – Remote Global Internship Opportunity (Early Fall Start)

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Looking for an Early Fall Start internship opportunity? The Comparative History of Ideas Department (CHID) is offering an Early Fall Start Remote Global Internship opportunity for ALL UW STUDENTS called Widening Circles. Our host organization, Omprakash, has been an ongoing …

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Tips to Make your Entry-Level Resume Stand Out!

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Getting hiring managers to notice your resume can be tricky, especially if you’re feeling that your limited amount of work experience may not be what they’re looking for. If you’re looking for ways to get your resume to stand out, …

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UW courses offered this Fall 2020 about Diversity, Equity, & Incusion

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Looking for a class that can help you learn more about diversity, equity, and inclusion and advance your understanding of the Black Lives Matter movement and the various social justice issues that are happening?

Please look at the list below …

By Dawn Cheung
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Internships, Fellowships, Careers with the U.S. Department of State

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U.S. Foreign Service Internship Program

A two-summer international affairs experiential learning program

Application Cycle Opens: Tuesday, August 25 to Monday, September 7, 2020

Apply on USAJOBS.GOV

Background: Established in 2014, the U.S. Foreign Service Internship Program (USFSIP) is a merit …

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Big Investors Are Moving Money Into Fantasy E- Sports (Shared Article from Venture Beat)

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This is a shared article from Venture Beat written by DEAN TAKAHASHI to find the original article click here.

Sleeper raises $20 million to expand into fantasy esports

DEAN TAKAHASHI@DEANTAK MAY 12, 2020 8:00 AM

Sleeper is a fantasy …

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