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5 Tips for Changing Careers Career Development

5 Tips for Changing Careers

Considering a career change can be daunting. Linda Spencer, associate director of the Office of Career Services, provides fiv...

5/08/2015 | 7 minute read

Tips on Public Speaking: Eliminating the Dreaded "Um" Career Development

Tips on Public Speaking: Eliminating the Dreaded "Um"

It is difficult for me to watch political speeches. After all, I know that I am going to hear one alarming word over and over...

10/22/2012 | 5 minute read

How to Write a Great Resume and Cover Letter Career Development

How to Write a Great Resume and Cover Letter

What makes a great résumé and cover letter? Linda Spencer, associate director and coordinator of career advising at Harvard E...

7/17/2012 | 3 minute read

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