Tag Archives: career advice

Failing Taught This Guy How to Reach His Dream

Failing Forward After receiving rejection letter after rejection letter, you’d think someone might just give up on their dream. But not Jason Helgeson, in his words, he kept after it. Jason recently shared his compelling and inspiring story with Globe University graduates from our Green Bay and Appleton campuses. He started attending college for business and lasted
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5 Tips for Switching Careers

Switching careers can be stressful. There is a lot to consider, such as what career you want, the qualifications you may need — additional education, training, certifications, etc. — and getting financially prepared. And while change is never easy, switching careers is a common and often necessary step in our professional development. No one wants
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Career Advice: It’s Not What You Know, It’s What You Love

Students in the interactive media and graphic design program at Globe University had the opportunity to tour Game Informer magazine located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Game Informer Magazine has grown to be the third largest consumer print publication in the United States and the largest digital publication in the world. “I wanted the students to see
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9 Career Blogs for All Job Seekers

For anyone searching for a job, you know that the process is full of learning opportunities. Whether it is your first job while in high school, the start of your professional career after graduating from a degree program or a career change in your 50s, keeping up to date on ways to improve your skills
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Personal Branding 101

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics 10.5 million Americans are currently unemployed. That’s fierce competition, but you can set yourself apart in the sea of skilled applicants by building a personal brand to showcase the unique value you offer an organization. Building your personal brand doesn’t happen overnight, but if done correctly can be
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6 Medical Assistants Share Career Insights

Globe University-Green Bay medical assistant students got to hear some great career advice from graduates of their program who are working in the field. The career services department hosted a career panel with the alumni to help students get a better grasp on how to find their dream job. Student Externships All medical assistant students are required to complete
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Career Advice for Creative Minds: Element Ad Agency Shares Tips

Students earning an interactive media & graphic design degree at Globe University saw how a real advertising agency operates with a visit to Element, an advertising agency in De Pere, Wis. The trip was part of the students’ Advertising and Promotions course and included a chance to talk with the agency’s management team. Students learned
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