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Decoding the interview dress code

When it comes to job hunting, we’ve all heard the sayings: “dress to impress” and “dress for success.” However, with companies beginning to loosen their dress codes, the classic suit and tie may not be the right choice anymore. Lots of different dress code terms get thrown around without any clear definitions. So, let’s decode the modern interview […]

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Creighton University offers job search tips for students graduating in the digital age

Jeremy Fisher, director of the John P. Fahey Career Center   Approximately 800 Creighton University students graduated earlier this month. The university’s John P. Fahey Career Center schedules approximately 2,000 appointments each year to assist students and alumni in exploring and preparing for job opportunities. In addition to one-on-one appointments with students, the John P. […]

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New Tech Talent meetup aims to connect job seekers and employers

AIM Institute is expanding its Tech Concierge program for job seekers with a new Tech Talent meetup. The first event will take place in the morning on Thursday, April 19, and will feature speaker Marco Floreani with the Omaha Chamber of Commerce. The quarterly meetup will focus on bringing job seekers and employers together in […]

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How to stand out by crafting and communicating your personal brand

A brand is a collection of elements that a company uses to distinguish itself from its competitors and create a lasting impression in the minds of its customers. So, how can you apply those same concepts to create an effective personal brand? With a personal brand, you’re goal is to stand out among your colleagues […]

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i2c to invest $30M and create 300+ jobs in Omaha area

Silicon Valley’s i2c announced on Tuesday plans to expand the company’s global payments business with a new operations center in Omaha. The new center is expected to be operational in the second quarter of 2018. i2c is a global provider of smarter payments and integrated commerce solutions. The Omaha center will be used to expand […]

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Project manager Laurie Bradman clears paths for success

The list of projects Laurie Bradman has led is extensive. She’s helped build wireless networks in Omaha, and has guided elections in Florida, Texas and California. She’s worked on a dam site in Wyoming, and various constructions sites here in the Midwest. But the core of her career most recently has been leading and shaping […]

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Advice on considering a new career from an Omaha HR director

Marti Carrington is an experienced human resources manager with a lot of practice navigating big changes within an organization. But not long ago, she found herself navigating questions about her own career.  In this interview, she talks about her own recent switch from the corporate to the non-profit world and offers her advice to others […]

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Agile project management course promises interactive learning experience

The Nebraska/Iowa chapter of the Project Management Institute is offering a new, in-depth training opportunity. The Agile Project Management course is a 12-week program that will prepare participants for the PMI-ACP® examination. Matt Kirilov, with the PMI Heartland chapter, is the lead coordinator of the course, and says the pilot program will be a one-of-its-kind […]

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