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Eric Jerome Dickey gets #Decoded. Did you know this NY Times bestselling author was once an engineer? Talk about a career change.

Eric Jerome Dickey gets #Decoded. Did you know this NY Times bestselling author was once an engineer? Talk about a career change.

What don’t they teach you in college? About real life, the day to day. Is there anything you wish you had known before you graduated?

What don’t they teach you in college? About real life, the day to day. Is there anything you wish you had known before you graduated?

7 secrets to career success from Undercover Boss.

7 secrets to career success from Undercover Boss.

Look who just got promoted! Don Thompson has been named the new CEO of McDonald’s

Look who just got promoted! Don Thompson has been named the new CEO of McDonald’s

Career Tip: Have you considered creating a personal Board of Directors? A group of six professionals in your age group can be constructively honest on anything from resumes to reports.
From How and Why You Need To Assess Your Inner Circle

Career Tip: Have you considered creating a personal Board of Directors? A group of six professionals in your age group can be constructively honest on anything from resumes to reports.

From How and Why You Need To Assess Your Inner Circle

Career Tip of the Day: Don’t wait on callbacks.

One’s first thought is to send out resumes, wait for callbacks and ace the interviews. But what about taking the time for informational interviews?

From Career Tip of the Day: Schedule Informational Interviews to Get A Leg Up

"Our voices aren’t really being heard. There’s too much partisanship, too much fingerpointing, and not enough of engagement from the people who are being affected the most."

~YEC Founder Scott Gerber, on college grad unemployment is four times the national average. From How Entrepreneurship Can Fix Young America

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US News & World Report ranks meeting, convention, and event planning as one of the “Top 26 Jobs of 2012.” With average salaries as high as $76,000 per year, event planning has become a highly sought-after profession by many corporations, celebrities and nonprofit organizations.

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US News & World Report ranks meeting, convention, and event planning as one of the “Top 26 Jobs of 2012.” With average salaries as high as $76,000 per year, event planning has become a highly sought-after profession by many corporations, celebrities and nonprofit organizations.

Global Jobs: Finding Career Success in Switzerland

This afternoon we’re in Switzerland, for our three-part international careers series on BlackEnterprise.com, profiling professionals who found career fulfillment in the global landscape. 

Check out Janan Shakur’s insights on being a black professional in the country, navigating the job market, and the perks of working overseas.

International-bound? There are 5 ways you can make the move seamless, lucrative and fun!
From International Pursuits: 5 Tips For Transitioning Into A Global Job

International-bound? There are 5 ways you can make the move seamless, lucrative and fun!

From International Pursuits: 5 Tips For Transitioning Into A Global Job

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