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Crafting Your Resume: Everyone Is Challenged by Self-Appraisal

Writing a resume is a tough project. Paring your career down to a few wispy action oriented sentences requires you to be able to distill …

Finding a Career: What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?

Figuring Out What You Want to Do Figuring out what you want to do and what you are good at is something we’re asked to …

Navigating the Resume Black Hole

Employers do not owe you a response to your application for a job. Just because you send a company a response to its job ad, …

Dream Job: Brain Surgeon

The Brains Behind the Brain Surgery Ever thought about finding a lucrative, fulfilling, high-status profession far beyond the reach of the average man or woman? …

Dream Job: Commercial Real Estate Developer

The Skyscraper’s the Limit No bones about it, said Kevin Hanna: Working the kitchen grill at his grandfather’s steakhouse as a teenager helped him to …

Dream Job: Film Director

Making Movies If you can name a movie director off the top of your head, chances are it’s a member of the Hollywood elite who …

Dream Job: Roller Coaster Designer

Thrill Builder! Slowly the car inches up the improbable incline, defying gravity, and propelled by unseen forces. As the roller coaster car gets to the …

Dream Job: Lifeguard

Guardian Angels of the Sand Next time you’re out strolling the beach, stop and take a good look around. For up beyond the sand and …

Dream Job: Marine Biologist

Creatures of the Deep Two hundred miles out to sea, Tonie Chute checks that she is tethered securely to her research vessel and then goes …

Dream Job: Homestead Farmer

Reaping the Benefits Every morning Jay Fox wakes up at 4:30 to tend his 20-acre farm. Cleaning chicken coops, tilling fields, and hand-weeding three large …