Nichols Career & Internship Fair: Preparation

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On February 23rd, Nichols College will be hosting its annual Career and Internship Fair, where over 70 employers will be attending the event, looking to meet and hire Nichols students.  This post is the first in a series that will …

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Tips To Master the Phone Interview

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Phone interviews have gained a lot of popularity in recent years by many organizations looking to screen candidates during the initial stages of the recruitment process. Many people consider the phone interview more intimidating than an actual …

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Welcome to the Career and Professional Development Center

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On behalf of the Career and Professional Development Center team at Nichols, we’d like to welcome you to our new site. Here you will find real-time feeds of career news, advice, and resources to help you. Bookmark the site, sign up …

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Why Internships are Actually Important, Required or Not

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We all hear that internships are a good idea, sometimes they are even required of us, but why are they so important, what do they have to offer and what do you do if you are already out of college? …

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Fall Classes End, the Job Search Continues Through the Break

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Although we are all looking forward to the upcoming winter break and all the relaxation, shopping, family time, and holiday fun that will come with it, the job search is something that is important to stay on top of, even …

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The Ins and Outs of Salary Negotiation

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Salary negotiating is a crucial part of being offered a job and for those just entering the professional work force it can be a daunting task, if you do not do your research. There are ways to navigate through the …

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Surviving a Business Dinner: The Essentials of Etiquette

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All of us know some form of etiquette when it comes to eating at the dinner table, whether it is where the fork and knife go in relation to your plate, to not talk while you have food in your …

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Set Goals; Relish Your Achievements and Gain Confidence

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You don’t have to be a CEO of a company to set goals.  Goals are important to all of us whether it is for our careers, personal or financial objectives.  Goals are a roadmap to where you want to be …

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