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Macy’s Career Video

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After you finish college, are you considering a career in retailing? If yes, take a look at this Macy's video.  
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How to Be Better in Your Job Search

How to Be Better in Your Job Search | Careers | Scoop.it
When searching for a job, are you effective? There are many excellent digital tools that can assist you in undertaking a better job search. As Maria Onzain writes for Tech.co: "Do you feel your job hunt efforts are inefficient? Do you want to jump-start your career but not sure how to do it? Using the…
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Monotasking Vs. Multitasking

Monotasking Vs. Multitasking | Careers | Scoop.it
In today's high-tech, immersive society, "multitasking" has become B-I-G.  And many people frown on "monotasking." But is this good? Can you really text and pay attention to your professor simultaneously? (LOL :-) ) According to study after study, no we can't really multitask well. Here are four examples: 12 Reasons to Stop Multitasking Now! Multitasking…
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What We Earn by Age, Gender, and Race

What We Earn by Age, Gender, and Race | Careers | Scoop.it
In theory, our earnings should rise as we acquire more experience in the workplace (and, hence, get older :-) ). In practice, is this true? According to a recent study by CreditRepair.com, "Wondering which demographics earn the most, or how your salary stacks up against others in your state? Using the U.S. Census Bureau’s figures,…
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How Scenario Planning Influences Strategic Decisions

How Scenario Planning Influences Strategic Decisions | Careers | Scoop.it
Scenario planning involves planning for the future by understanding that different marketplace outcomes may occur in response to any strategy and that each possible marketplace outcome must be planned for to avoid the worst case scenario. Here's a simple example: Suppose that a major soda company introduces a new non-carbonated cola beverage into the marketplace.…
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How Students Can Be More Marketable

How Students Can Be More Marketable | Careers | Scoop.it
Want to get the best job and career path possible? If you are still a student, there are several suggestions. [If you are currently working, some of these suggestions apply to you too.] According to Tim Green, writing for The Conversation, here are 10 tips to help students become more employable: Get involved in university…
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Women in Business

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Here is some value information on this topic: Womenable.com has a large number of infographics. Click here. Gender Equity Index. Click here. State of Women-Owned Businesses. Click here. A One-Women Firm Goes Global. Click here. Women, Especially Women of Color, Fueling Business Startups. Click here.  
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Getting Off a Bad Career Path

Getting Off a Bad Career Path | Careers | Scoop.it
We all aspire to great careers — with jobs that we find fulfilling, that have cooperative workmates, that have bosses who respect us and our abilities, that have the potential for upward mobility, and that compensate us fairly.

So, happens when are career goals are not being fulfilled?
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Black and Hispanic Entrepreneurship

Black and Hispanic Entrepreneurship | Careers | Scoop.it
The American Express OPEN Forum recently reported on the state of entrepreneurship among African-Americans and among Hispanics. Here are some highlights. With regard to African-American entrepreneurs, Anthonia Akitunde notes that: "Black entrepreneurs may struggle with challenges that are both common to small-business owners—access to capital and contracts, finding reliable employees—and unique, due to racial and socioeconomic barriers.…
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2016 Most Attractive Employers According to Students Globally

2016 Most Attractive Employers According to Students Globally | Careers | Scoop.it
Today’s post focuses on Universum’s 2016 survey of college students around the world about the most attractive employers for those interested in business careers. The 2016 rankings are compiled from student surveys in the world’s 12 largest economies: Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Russia, UK, and USA
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2016 Most Attractive Employers According to U.S. Students

2016 Most Attractive Employers According to U.S. Students | Careers | Scoop.it
Each year, Universum publishes the results of its extensive surveys in various fields and countries/regions. This post covers Universum’s 2016 survey of more than 72,000 U.S. students (more than 20,000 business majors) at 359 universities and colleges about the most attractive employers for those interested in business careers.
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What Generation Has the Best Future in Entrepreneurship?

What Generation Has the Best Future in Entrepreneurship? | Careers | Scoop.it
So, given the huge size of the Millennial generation, what are its prospects for producing successful entrepreneurs?

Bob Horton reports for Online MBA Page that:

“Millennials may end up being the greatest entrepreneurial generation ever. Just think about it for a moment.”
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How to Be More Confident and Motivated

How to Be More Confident and Motivated | Careers | Scoop.it
Click the image below to download the FREE book Personal Confidence & Motivation from MTD Training. [Note: A simple login is required. Select working as your option.] "Do you have the self-belief and confidence to make a difference? Do you 'just know' that you'll succeed no matter what? Do you know what motivates and gets you going? And…
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Are YOU Doing Enough to Build Your Network?

Are YOU Doing Enough to Build Your Network? | Careers | Scoop.it
If you are not heavily involved in professional networking, you are probably doing yourself -- and your career -- a disservice. Consider these observations from Lindsay Kolowich, writing for HubSpot: "When done right, networking is an incredibly valuable investment of every professional's time and effort. It helps us make meaningful business connections, get feedback, and…
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Be on Your BEST Behavior When Interviewing

Be on Your BEST Behavior When Interviewing | Careers | Scoop.it
You probably know that first impressions matter; that’s why you learned to look people in the eye and firmly shake their hands. But the art of successfully interviewing for a job is probably not something that you discussed over the dinner table. Just because you got in the door to interview for a job opportunity…
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