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You Asked, They Answered: Non-Traditional Students

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Posted by Michele Aymold on Mar 10, 2021 11:40 AM

At Parker Dewey, we love connecting college students and recent grads with companies offering short-term, paid, professional projects! We also love when we can help bring these two groups, along with career …

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How to Ace a Short-Answer Application

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Posted by Mary K. Wendel, MEd, LPC on Apr 12, 2021 9:40 AM

Most people probably think of the interview as the most crucial stage of any job application process. But what about short-answer questions that are sometimes included on application forms? …

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Student Success: Persistence Pays Off

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Posted by Leah Shaw on Apr 13, 2021 12:21 PM

Gustavo is an Economics major at Florida International University. In completing multiple Micro-Internships in a variety of fields—accounting, marketing, and even software testing—Gustavo has used these experiences to reflect on long-term career …

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You Asked, They Answered: How to answer the dreaded “why should we hire you” question

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Posted by Michele Aymold on Apr 19, 2021 10:25 AM

At Parker Dewey, we love connecting college students and recent grads with companies offering short-term, paid, professional projects! We also love when we can help bring these two groups, along with career …

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7 Benefits of Technical Skill Development

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From the moment we wake up to the time we turn in for the day, we’re using technology in some form or another. Its permeation is so widespread that we can’t think of a life without gadgets and tools. Developing technical …

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3 Warning Signs of an Unhealthy Workplace

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You will probably spend about 30% of your adult life at work. Naturally, you want to be at a job where you know you will be happy. Job satisfaction means different things to different people, and it’s important to define …

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8 Ways to Land Your Dream Job in Tech

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The U.S. gained 307,000 technology jobs from 2018 to 2019, according to the Computing Technology Industry Association. Tech jobs continued to make a steady climb in 2020, fueled in part by the immediate need to digitize processes as workers fled …

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10 Questions to Ask in Your Next Internship Interview to Make Sure It’s Right for You

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Congratulations, you did it! You landed an interview for your dream internship. Since you haven’t had a lot of experience in the workplace yet, an internship is an awesome opportunity to get “real world” work experience, figure out what you …

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12 Essential Data Engineering Interview Questions and Answers

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One of the most substantial economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic was the acceleration of workplace trends like the transition to remote work. While some businesses needed to shut their doors amid the economic slowdown, others have been growing and …

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These Time Management Skills Can Make You a Better Employee—and Improve Your Work-Life Balance

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Time management is one of those important work and life skills that seems to find its way into every job interview and performance review. That’s because recruiters and management teams alike know that an employee’s time management skills can make …

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