Career Wisdom for College Students: Insights You Won't Get in Class, on the Internet, or from Your Parents

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Career Wisdom for College Students is a career advice book for those who need it most - college students facing monumental decisions about their future but who may not have all the information they need. Offering insights readers won't get in class, on the Internet, or from their parents, expert author Peter Vogt guides college students through the process of career preparation. While many books exist to aid the first-time jobs seeker or the recent college graduate, few offer help during the formative time when a major is chosen, an initial career path is charted, and internship and work experience opportunities abound. Filling this niche, this practical book consists of more than 60 advice articles separated into four major sections: Take A Look Around - A Real Look Around, Be Careful What You Think You Know, Build Your Skills and Experience Through Hands-on Activities, and...

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As EVP of Global Sales & Customer Development, Steve Pogorzelski is responsible for Monster sales and customer development in more than 40 countries worldwide.

Jesse Harriott, Ph.D., Vice President of Global Monster Insights, pioneered the Monster Employment Index (MEI), the first measure of online recruitment activity now tracked in the United States and Europe.

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