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A Recruiter’s Top 10 Tips for Getting an Internship in Oregon

Posted on by Aimee Levens

After building several internship programs, I’ve noticed patterns of who gets internships and whose resumes never make it.  Here are top 10 tips I have for those looking to get noticed by prospective employers – both for students AND non-students seeking internships. 1. Your resume matters! In my experience, intern resumes are more likely to […]

Aimee Levens
For the past 15 years, Aimee Levens has worked with companies from 15 to 15,000+ employees in hiring awesome people, creating strong processes, improving the candidate experience, and promoting her employers in the community. These days, as a recruiting consultant, she helps growing companies hire quickly and effectively, and as a career coach, helps individuals in their job search via resume writing, networking assistance, communication & interview skills, and more. Aimee also loves to blog, get her hands dirty in her garden, bike rather slowly through her neighborhood, and volunteer with community-focused organizations. Contact her at www.aimeelevens.com.
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3 Tips to Make Your First Internship a Success

Posted on by Hanna Hallman

When I was in college I avoided looking for an internship. I had multiple excuses, but the truth was that I was afraid. I was nervous that I wasn’t qualified, or that I would get the job and have no clue what I was doing. I let fear of the unknown hold me back. So […]

Hanna Hallman
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How to Navigate a Career Fair Whether You’re a Student or in Midcareer

Posted on by Mac Prichard

With most college graduations just four months away the Oregon student career fair season is in full swing. These events can be very useful for meeting potential employers and learning about entry-level jobs and student internships. They also provide a perfect opportunity to practice and sharpen job interview skills. Earlier this month my Prichard Communications […]

Mac Prichard
Mac Prichard publishes Mac's List and owns and operates Prichard Communications, a public relations agency that serves non-profits, public agencies, and foundations across the United States. He also blogs regularly about job-hunting in Portland.
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