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New iPhone App Helps Consumers Find Ethically Sourced Seafood

A new feature of the Seafood Watch iPhone app allows users to list local businesses that sell sustainable seafood.

Trader Joe's Seafood to be Sustainable by End of 2012

Trader Joe's is working with fishing experts to stock only seafood raised or fished using sustainable practices.

Job Hunting Tips for your New Year's Resolutions - Career Centers

Job hunting tips on leveraging your alma mater career center as a student or alum

Job Hunting Tips for your New Years Resolutions - Proactive Search

Three proactive job hunting tips that will increase your competitiveness in 2011

Job Hunting Tips for your New Years Resolutions - Reactive Search

Job hunting tips to increase your chances to convert your applications into interviews Leverages CSR & Social Media for the Student Job Hunt

A year and a half ago, when I was an undergraduate, I knew of two ways to find a summer internship: networking and on-campus recruiting. As a result of the resources that I was lucky enough to have, I had some amazing experiences: I worked with the California prison system, assisted published business reports, and even started a free health center in a New Delhi slum. I shifted between the non-profit sector and business world, and by the time that I graduated, I had developed a strong understanding of my values, preferences, and strengths.

Career Planning for Students: Your Winter Break Game Plan

Yesterday marked the beginning of my finals week, and I realized something scary: I graduate with my master's degree in about six months. Then, I noticed that I wasn't as nervous as when I was when I got my BA in 2009. At this time two years ago, I literally felt lost and afraid of what the future would bring.

Leverage Social Media for Your CSR Job Hunt

The recent integration between Facebook and SimplyHired suggests that social media is expanding to create new opportunities for effective professional networking. The world of social media has taken an age old concept --networking-- and expanded it beyond traditional borders of time and geography. Through social media,we can connect with people from all over the world, at any company, across industries.

Career Planning: Social Media, Social Entrepreneurship & Liberal Arts Degrees

Career planning with a liberal arts or humanities degree can be a challenge, especially in a service-oriented and competitive economy that requires training in a concrete skill. While engineers and science majors have streamlined and linear career directions, liberal arts grads experience an added challenge of establishing a professional direction.

The Income & Gender Gap: One Closes While Another Grows?

In September, The Wall Street Journal reported that in 2008, single & childless young women-- between the ages of 22 and 30-- out-earned their male peers by 8 percent.  The findings came from New York-based consumer research firm Reach Advisors, who conducted an analysis of Census data.


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