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DYV10: Focus on your success factors to help differentiate yourself

GoAbroad Contributor - Monday, 21 February 2011 - 1 Comment

DYV10: Focus on your success factors to help differentiate yourself

In my last post I discussed the three communication pieces every student needs: personal statement, value proposition and one word. In this post, I will focus on the need for students to identify success factors in order to differentiate themselves when applying for employment. Many college graduates often believe that…

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DYV08: The Value of Internships and the Demonstration that You Understand “Work”

GoAbroad Contributor - Monday, 7 February 2011 - 1 Comment

DYV08: The Value of Internships and the Demonstration that You Understand “Work”

In my last post I discussed how students can extend the boundaries of their comfort zone by participating in education abroad programs.  In this post, I want to highlight the value of off-campus internship programs. Perhaps more than any other type of off-campus experience, internship programs allow students to demonstrate…

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