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Sales: More Than Just a Career

Have you ever considered pursuing a career in sales? Think it’s not for you? Think again! We spoke with a few USC alumni to get the scoop.

There are many stereotypes associated with a sales role, such as the high-pressure …

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Leverage your alumni career benefits today. Our alumni career resources are designed exclusively for you and can be accessed on-demand anywhere in the world. We offer robust resume reviews, career management tools,  online networking, and targeted research information. Our goal is to help you create a competitive job search strategy, make valuable connections, identify potential employers, and land your next opportunity.  View a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

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Employers may request a list of references, typically three to five, who can speak to how your education, work, and …

If you are considering positions in academia (teaching and research) or industry (research departments), you are generally asked to provide …

A cover letter is a one-page document you submit with your resume and application. The purpose of your cover letter …

The most acceptable and readily used resume format for college students is the one-page reverse chronological resume in which one’s …

View our guide on Effective Resumes, CVs, Cover Letters and LinkedIn profiles for examples of resumes from various industries, tips …

Recent graduates indicate they are changing jobs four times within five years of graduation. It is crucial to articulate the …

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