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6 Life & Career Tips for High School Graduates

Congratulations to the class of 2022! Entering adulthood is an exciting time, whether you plan to head off to college, start your career, join the military, go on a volunteer assignment or choose a different path to pursue. As you embark on this new chapter in your life, here are five career and life tips …

11 Tips to Land an Internship to Gain Experience

What is one tip to land an internship with a company to gain experience?  From crafting an elevator pitch to sending handwritten thank-you notes, there are several pieces of advice that may help you land an internship position and gain valuable work experience.  Here are 11 tips for landing an Internship: Craft an Elevator Pitch …

9 Strategies for Boosting Your Network Abilities

What is one strategy to boost your networking abilities in a job search? If you’re looking for networking or hiring events, the Pipeline AZ calendar is a great resource for you. Once you’re at an event, these tips will help improve your networking abilities. We asked business leaders and avid networkers for their best networking …

5 Reasons to Consider a Career in Healthcare

Healthcare continues to be one of the most in-demand industries in the U.S. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports healthcare jobs are expected to grow 16% between 2020 to 2030, which is much faster than the average for all occupations. Around 2.6 million new healthcare jobs are expected to be added. What’s causing this surge? …

How to Work for an Inclusive Company

Diversity, equity and inclusion continue to be hot topics in today’s workforce. With record numbers of professionals quitting their jobs to find meaningful work, many of today’s job seekers are looking to work for companies whose values align with theirs and where they feel included. A diverse workforce is one that includes people of all cultures, abilities, races and …

4 Ways to Fall More In Love with Your Job

Unfortunately, it’s not common for people to love their jobs. Gallup research shows only 35% of Americans are engaged at work. Employee engagement is a measure of how loyal and enthusiastic someone is about their job and employer. Sometimes a lack of employee engagement is due to poor management or work policies. Other times, there are some things …

How to Get the Most Out of Your Mentorship

Why and How to Get a Mentorship January is National Mentoring Month, a campaign run by the organization MENTOR to promote the benefits of becoming a mentor in both schools and workplaces. A mentor is someone who has experience in a field the person they’re advising (the mentee) is interested in.  You can approach a mentor …

7 Benefits of Mentoring in the Workplace

A Rewarding Experience When you have something to teach others, becoming a mentor can be rewarding both for you and the person you’re mentoring. Mentors: Share professional insights and advice Offer resources and connections to help their mentee Support, guide, encourage and model effective behavior If you have professional expertise, you might consider becoming a mentor to …

10 Professional Goals to Set (And How To Set Them)

What is one good career goal a job seeker can set for themselves? How can a job seeker set this goal and hold themselves accountable? To help you set good career goals and hold yourself accountable, we asked business professionals and leaders this question for their insights. From adding every relevant industry recruiter on LinkedIn …

Apprenticeship vs. Internship: What’s the Difference?

Happy National Apprenticeship Week! Now in its 7th year, NAW takes place through November 21, 2021. Arizona is home to several events during NAW, including the WECA Arizona Electrical Apprenticeship Program Open House in Phoenix. Apprenticeships can be a valuable way to gain work-based experience and grow your career in an exciting field. An apprenticeship …

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