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From about.com

Helpful Articles 9 February 2012 | Comments Off on From about.com

Should your resume be longer than one page or should you try to condense it to keep it on a page? There isn’t a yes or no answer, the length of your resume depends on the type of candidate you are and your level of experience. According to a Saddleback College Resume Survey most employers want a one page resume unless […]

What Happens to Your Resume When You Apply to Jobs Online?

Helpful Articles 18 January 2012 | Comments Off on What Happens to Your Resume When You Apply to Jobs Online?

http://theundercoverrecruiter.com/content/infographic-what-happens-your-resume-when-you-apply-jobs-online

Job Outlook: The Candidate Skills/Qualities Employers Want

Helpful Articles 26 October 2011 | Comments Off on Job Outlook: The Candidate Skills/Qualities Employers Want

Spotlight for Career Services Professionals, October 26, 2011  When it comes to the importance of candidate skills/qualities, employers are looking for team players and candidates who have strong verbal communication skills, according to respondents to NACE’s Job Outlook 2012 survey.   Survey participants rated “ability to work in a team structure” and “ability to verbally communicate with persons inside […]

How to find a seasonal job – About.com

Helpful Articles 29 September 2011 | Comments Off on How to find a seasonal job – About.com

http://jobsearch.about.com/od/seasonal-jobs/qt/seasonal-jobs.htm?nl=1

Do Recruiters and Hiring Managers Read Cover Letters?

Helpful Articles 7 June 2011 | Comments Off on Do Recruiters and Hiring Managers Read Cover Letters?

http://www.careerealism.com/recruiters-hiring-managers-cover-letters/

Who’s hiring as of 05.16.2011?

Helpful Articles 16 May 2011 | Comments Off on Who’s hiring as of 05.16.2011?

http://www.snagajob.com/blog/job-seekers/whos-hiring-now-5-16-2011/

Want experience in research?

Helpful Articles 11 May 2011 | Comments Off on Want experience in research?

Check out some tips and pointers from schools across the United States. Also, don’t hesitate to ask your favorite professors about potential research opportunities: http://apa.org/education/undergrad/research-opps.aspx

From APA: FAQs about graduate school

Helpful Articles 11 May 2011 | Comments Off on From APA: FAQs about graduate school

http://apa.org/education/grad/faqs.aspx

From APA: How to find a job with an undergraduate degree in psychology

Helpful Articles 11 May 2011 | Comments Off on From APA: How to find a job with an undergraduate degree in psychology

Some little-known tips on securing your first job. By Sara Martin Congratulations on your psychology degree! Now, what are you doing with it? First, the bad news: If you’re hoping to get a psychology-related job, the odds aren’t in your favor. A 2003 survey by the National Science Foundation found that of the 122,800 people […]

RicmondJobNet.com has some helpful advice for spring!

Helpful Articles 11 April 2011 | Comments Off on RicmondJobNet.com has some helpful advice for spring!

The Richmond region has been thrilled and energized by the inspiring performances of the Richmond Spiders and the VCU Rams in this year’s NCAA basketball tournament. But now that March Madness is over, it’s time to focus on your job search! This month we’re bringing you a spring cleaning checklist for your job search as […]