Nonverbal Communication: What it says About You

Nonverbal Communication

When you are at a job interview, the interviewer is basing their decision on what you say, and what you don’t say. As much as your verbal answers tell the recruiter about you, your nonverbal communication says just as much …

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Recognizing and Answering Unethical Interview Questions

Identifying and answering

Yes, you’re at an interview; yes, you want to make a good impression; but no, you don’t want to answer the interviewers question about if you have a disability. You don’t have to. There are some questions that interviewers are …

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New Arrivals at the Bison Boutique

New Arrivals at the Bison Boutique!

We are excited to announce that we have expanded our inventory in the Bison Boutique! This semester we added several new items to our professional closet including:

Pink women’s dresses
Black men’s pants
Solid colored men’s ties
Men’s belts

All …

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Salary Negotiation

Salary Negotiation

In a perfect world, your dream job would come with your dream salary. However, that usually isn’t the case. A lot of the time, you are going to have to ask for what you want and negotiate you way to …

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Creative Careers

Creative Careers

Creative Careers have increased in demand for employers and employees alike. These careers offer employees a chance to use their creative side to benefit their company, and are great news for people who want to earn a living doing that …

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Transitioning from College to Career

College to Life (1)

Graduation is getting nearer which means it’s almost time for you to join the real world. Being an adult sounds great; until you realize it may not be all you thought it was. Suddenly you’re left without a meal plan, …

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On Campus Interviewing

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On-Campus Interviewing (OCI) is one of the many opportunities the CPDC offers students at Nichols College. On-Campus Interviews make it so that the employers come to you. Several employers will be joining us on campus this fall and are hiring …

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7 Reasons to Visit the CPDC

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Hi there, it’s us! The Nichols Career and Professional Development Center, or better known as the CPDC. You’ve probably walked past us a hundred times on your way into the Fels Student Center (we’re Room 201, it’s hard to miss), …

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Networking — Why Follow Up?

Why you follow up

You did it! You went to the career fair, you passed out your resume and business cards, had a few conversations, and now you’re done. But, are you really? One crucial part of career and job fairs comes after you’ve …

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How to Stand Out at a Career Fair

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Career fairs, the perfect place to find the job of your dreams — alongside several hundred other eager job seekers. What can you do to prevent your face from blending in with the other candidates that visited the table? Make …

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