Skills for longevity and promotion at Google – aka the case for loving your humanities degree

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Ever wonder what the eight top characteristics of success at Google are?  Even if your answer to that question is “no” (points for honesty!), I encourage you to read on – because they’re not what you might think they would …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
Emma O'Neill-Myers Associate Director of Employer Relations Emma O
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Creative arts & design opportunities in HuskyJobs – December

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Are you looking to explore the creative arts or design as a career? Are you passionate about expression and innovation?
With new Internships and Jobs added every day, you might find a perfect outlet for your unique talents on HuskyJobs.
Check out …

By Kristen Decker
Kristen Decker HuskyJobs Manager Kristen Decker
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How employers look for evidence of skills

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Ever wonder how employers look at your resume to find evidence of skills?

Employers look for experiences that show both depth of contributions (what you did) and duration (how long you did it for). So an internship project that lasted …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
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Show employers your skills through portfolios

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If you are in an arts major on campus, you have probably been working on your portfolio. Remember though, portfolios aren’t just for your professors…show them off to potential employers and clients! In order to do that, you should consider …

By Shannon Merchant
Shannon Merchant Career Counselor Shannon Merchant
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Hone your creativity in non-creative jobs

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“Following your passion to a career” sounds great, but many more people find themselves simply doing work that is an enjoyable and rewarding way to earn a living. At some point in your career, you may end up in a …

By Shannon Merchant
Shannon Merchant Career Counselor Shannon Merchant
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