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February: the Spring Career & Internship Fair, a new wave of hiring, and National Grapefruit Month

February is a very important month across the US – and for GW in particular. Not only is it Black History Month and National Grapefruit Month, but we also have the Winter Olympics, Valentine’s Day and George Washington’s Birthday too. Oh, and Groundhog Day. There’s also the small matter of the Spring Career and Internship … Continue reading

Job Search / Social Media & Online Presence

The importance of LinkedIn and looking good online

By now, we’re sure you will have heard all the stories about employers checking you out first on social media sites before making a decision to interview or employ you. This Mashable post states that 91% of employers will screen you through Facebook, Twitter or any other social media site as part of their hiring … Continue reading