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Joining a Social Cause on Your College Campus

Thursday | October 12, 2017 | by StudyPortals

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Going to college happens at a time in your life when you can decide what you’re most passionate about. This includes deciding what your convictions are and how you feel about what is happening around the world. A place full of ideas, your university offers you plenty of people...

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How to Determine Company Culture When Applying for a Job

Tuesday | October 10, 2017 | by Susan Ranford

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Company culture is a complex subject that is important to consider when deciding where you want to work. In the simplest terms, company culture is a combination of the beliefs, values, goals, community, environment, and anything else that guides the general ethos of a business. Some companies keep their...

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International Students in the U.S.: Fall 2017 Trends

Friday | October 6, 2017 | by Kelly Acheson

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The International Institute of Education (IIE) has published its latest report on the expectations for international student enrollment at U.S. higher education institutions for fall 2017. How is the United States’ shifting political climate affecting enrollment at colleges and universities? And has international student enrollment at U.S. universities been...

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Watch Our Webinar: Graduate Admissions for International Students

Tuesday | October 3, 2017 | by WES Advisor

Graduate Admissions for International Students

Are you interested in pursuing graduate studies in the U.S.? Do you want to learn more about the graduate admissions process for international students? Then join us on Thursday, October 12 for a live WES Advisor webinar on graduate school admissions for international students. Sign up for the webinar...

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Mastering Soft Skills in the Workplace

Thursday | September 28, 2017 | by Justine D'Souza

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Soft skills may not be quantifiable, but they can affect both the interview process and future job performance. When marketing yourself and considering how you fit into an advertised role, it’s natural to focus on technical capacities listed in a job description. Although those are certainly important, applicants often...

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