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    Pursue Your Passion: Changing Careers at 30, 40 or 50

    Changing careers at 30, 40 or 50 can be exciting and empowering. Learn why people have made career pivots and find tips for planning for a career change.

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    What is Lifelong Learning? Four Benefits You Don’t Want to Miss

    Lifelong learners build new skills frequently, but what is lifelong learning? Discover lifelong learning benefits & see how you can get into a learning mindset.

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    Using Social & Emotional Intelligence to Adapt in Times of Uncertainty

    Learn why social & emotional intelligence matter, how productive relationships help create adaptive teams & why continuous learning will be integral in careers.

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    Virtual Interview: Tips & Soft Skills for the New Workplace

    Get valuable virtual interview tips, including navigating the remote interview process, preparing for a virtual interview, and the soft skills employers want.

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    Making Yourself Indispensable: Find Your Durable Value

    Do you like the idea of making yourself indispensable in your career? Learn about career durability, acquiring skills, and more form futurist, Alexandra Levit.

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    Developing a Career Path Framework: Plan. Execute. Achieve.

    Developing your career path framework can be a step toward achieving your goal. Learn how to assess your career lifecycle, identify your core values, and more.

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    US Olympian Discusses Balancing Long-Term Goals and Being Fearless

    Looking to reach that long-term goal? US Olympian, Elana Meyers Taylor, discusses overcoming self-doubt, preparing for the Olympics and going back to school.

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    The Next Level of Machine Learning and AI in Healthcare Careers

    Machine learning & AI are changing healthcare. Drs. Bob Arnot & Shantanu Bose discuss the use of these tools & getting started on the data side of healthcare.

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    Skills for Technology Careers of the Future

    Learn about technology careers of the future Get an overview of foundational skills, industry certifications and tips keep your technology skills up to date.

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  • Leveraging Technology: Tech Know-How for Tomorrow’s Workforce

    Leveraging technology can be critical to a company’s success. Learn how agile development practices can aid your company and how to build skills in this area.

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  • Building a Career Plan for Success Today and Tomorrow

    Learn how building a career plan can help you create a plan for success. This workshop will help you think through career navigation in the short and long term.

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  • 4 Ways to Optimize Your Unemployment Job Search

    Help boost your unemployment job search by exploring several online resources including skill-building courses, career development and more.

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  • How to Leverage Growth Mindset Activities in the Midst of Change

    Focus on self-improvement and develop your talents with growth mindset activities and examples that you can put into action today.

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  • How To Improve Your Communication Skills In 5 Steps

    Discover the importance of communication skills in both work and life. Learn how to improve your communication skills with these five tips.

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  • Building Your Personal Brand

    Learn how to build a personal brand and see how building your personal brand can help you stand out at networking events and on social media platforms.

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  • Building Relationships Through Recognition

    Giving recognition can go a long way in building relationships. Learn about the various types of recognition and how to make it part of your everyday life.

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  • Diversity in the Workplace: Insights and Strategies for 2020 and Beyond

    Discover the benefits of diversity in the workplace and learn how to redefine and foster workplace diversity and inclusion.

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  • Embracing Uncertainty: How to Thrive During Change

    Embracing uncertainty can create opportunities for reinvention and growth. This workshop gives practical tips to leverage uncertain times as a growth opportunity.

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  • Developing a Growth Mindset to Thrive in Challenging Situations

    Learn how developing a growth mindset can help you move forward and create resiliency, which allows you to be your best self in any situation.

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  • Professional Development Video Series

    Learn about a variety of topics, including self care and business communications, in the latest professional development videos developed by DeVry University.

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  • Taking Care of Yourself When Working Remotely

    In times of chaos it’s easy to forget about taking care of yourself. This workshop focuses on practical self-care tips to remember while working remotely.

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  • 6 Dos and Don'ts for Networking on LinkedIn

    Learn how to build meaningful professional relationships and support your professional growth with these tips for networking on LinkedIn.

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  • 5 Tips to Create a Professional LinkedIn Profile Picture

    Put your best foot forward with these 5 tips to help you create your LinkedIn profile picture.

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  • Plan Your Future with DeVry's Career Platform, HireDeVry 2.0

    Learn about HireDeVry 2.0, a career platform available to DeVry students. Plan your future with a tool that helps plan career goals, find job leads, and more.

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  • 8 LinkedIn Profile Tips to Help You Get Noticed

    Use these 8 LinkedIn profile tips to optimize your profile, build your personal brand and help capture the attention of recruiters.

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  • 5 Ways Identifying Personal Strengths Can Improve Your Job Search

    Learn how to uncover your top 5 personal strengths and execute an effective job search by leveraging those strengths in your search and interview process.

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  • 6 Things You Didn't Know About Cyber Security Jobs

    Whether you're pursuing a career or degree in cyber security, here are 6 facts about cyber security jobs.

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  • 5 Ways You Can Leverage a Career Advisor to Boost Your Job Search

    Job searches can be frustrating, especially when balancing multiple commitments. Learn how to leverage a career advisor to help you with your next career move.

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  • 15 Job Interview Tips and Tricks

    Preparing for an upcoming interview? Put your best foot forward with these 15 job interview tips and tricks for before, during and after the interview.

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  • Tips: Applying for an Entry-Level Job When You’re a Recent College Grad

    Tired of finding “entry level” jobs requiring 1-3 years of experience? These tips on leveraging your skills, education, internships and volunteer work can help.

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  • Career Advice From One of Pharma’s Top Female Leaders

    Christi Shaw of Lilly Bio-Medicines offers career advice she wished she had received when she was younger. What words of wisdom does she have for you?

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  • Here’s Exactly How to Answer the Loathed Question ‘Tell Me About Yourself,’ According to an HR Manager

    Give yourself an edge in your next interview with these tips on how to answer the question “Tell me about yourself”.

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  • How DeVry/Keller Career Services Helped This Grad Achieve Her Goals

    Are your career goals within reach? Former student, Felicia Willis, shows what can be achieved when a student and Career Services form a true partnership.

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