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Job seeker success story: How I used an internship to make a career transition

After six months as an intern at Idealist, Kimberly Maul found a new opportunity at Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum—a job she found on Idealist.

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Want to switch careers? Here’s how to get employers to see your potential

If you are trying to change careers, it may be necessary to shift how you present yourself, so others can see the potential you have for your career going forward. In a post on Harvard Business Review, Dorie Clark talks about how she had to change people’s perceptions about her professional life when she transitioned […]

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Community Question: What is the value of a certificate vs a graduate degree?

When it comes to careers and professional development, education is important. But just how important is it? If you are looking to make a career transition, it can be tough to figure out the best way to do that, and education can help. But what level of education should someone consider when trying to find […]

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Diana’s Big Move: The first job interview

I just finished my first interview! I got the interview request a few days ago, and after weeks of stress-induced quesadilla dinners and panic, this was a huge reassurance. Someone somewhere thinks I’m doing something right! (If you need to catch up, here’s how I started my search and what I’ve been doing since.) After […]

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