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Fa La La La La La La La La!

“Deck the Halls”, a favorite carol that we all know and grew up singing. Did you know it was published in 1794 with the English lyrics written in 1862? Some of the words in the song may carry a different meaning to many folks today—Deck, Don, Troll. Even though most of us get the gist of the song and the meaning of the lyrics, the Etymology (the study of the origin of words and the way in which their meanings have changed throughout history) of these words, allows us to…

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Resume 2020

We made it to winter/semester break and are looking forward to some time off. But as you jump into next semester and start heading toward the end of the year, you might want to think about getting your resume ready for your summer job or your new career. What should your resume look like for 2020? The Muse offers these 7 tips to get you on the right track.

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Entrepreneurs look no further

Indiana is home to two of the best schools for entrepreneurs We would like to congratulate Ball State and Purdue Universities for being named as 2 of the Top 50 Undergraduate schools for entrepreneurship. The schools were chosen by The Princeton Review in partnership with Entrepreneur magazine. The survey examines more than 300 colleges and universities in the U.S. and abroad. Way to go Cards and Boilers!

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NEW DIRECTIONS: 6 Ways to Transition to a New Career

By Tawn Parent It’s been estimated that the average American spends about 90,000 hours at work over a lifetime. That’s a lot of hours—and they can fly by if you’re happy and fulfilled, but if you’re unhappy, those hours can mean stress, anxiety, boredom and even impact your physical health. If you feel stuck and unsatisfied in your job, exploring new career paths may help. Six ways to get started: 1. Use Indiana Career Explorer at Indiana.kuder.com or another online career tool to check out various job options. 2. Find…

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