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elevate a resume

Six Ways to Elevate A Résumé

A résumé is a bit like a profile picture. It needs to be recognizable while being the best, most current representation. This living document will need to change about once a year. Typically, we look at a résumé only when applying for another job. We may simply glance at the…
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Code Your Way to a New Career

Teaching yourself to code is no easy task! There are endless resources out there, and some are better than others. Many are free (or free up to a point), making it hard to know what is reputable, what actually works, and what will get you into a new field quickly.…
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Life is Bigger Than College

Hey guys! My name is Kouame N’Dri, I am 18 years old and I am a software developer for Midan marketing. I have been on a nontraditional path and would love to share my journey with you. The point of this piece isn’t to give advice, but provide a perspective…
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mental health

College Mental Health Matters

What do you need to know about college mental health? During a time of stress, change, and new experiences, it’s important to start thinking about managing your own mental health. Included here, you will find some context, research, and a few suggestions to help you stay informed and proactive about…
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a beginners guide to college applications

Beginner’s Guide to College Applications

Deciding to go to college is a big decision—and narrowing down a list of potential schools can become overwhelming. Many traditional students start the application process in their junior year of high school, while some start thinking about schools and options as early as their sophomore year. Though applying is…
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