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The 10 most in-demand skills employers want to see on your resume right now

Originally published Wed, Feb 15 2023 on

By Morgan Smith

The list of skills at the bottom of your resume might feel like an afterthought, but that section is more important than you might think — especially if you’re hoping …

By Greg Victory (he/him/his)
Greg Victory (he/him/his) Assistant VP Student Affairs/Fannie Mitchell Executive Director, Career Center
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Mind Map: 11 Minutes to Improve New Ideas and their Analysis

Why Mind Map 

A mind map is a graphical way to represent ideas and concepts and takes brainstorming to the next level. It is visual thinking tool that helps structure information to better analyze, understand, synthesize, recall and generate new ideas. In a mind map, information is structured in …

By Christina Plante (she/her)
Christina Plante (she/her) Assistant Director of Career Services
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These Tools Can Help You Identify H-1B Sponsors

As an international student searching for employment in the USA, you’ve likely struggled to identify positions that offer H-1B visa sponsorship. Perhaps you’ve used filters on Handshake and Indeed to search only for roles that will sponsor international students, only …

By Hal Matthews (he/him)
Hal Matthews (he/him) Associate Director, Global Careers
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Your Guide to Crafting a Nonprofit Cover Letter

If you’re applying to multiple jobs in the social-impact sector, you may be tempted to use the same cover letter in all of your applications, even when the organizations have different focus areas. While it can seem like this tactic …

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So You Weren’t Selected for an H-1B…What Now?

As an international student, you networked, interned, applied to countless positions, and worked incredibly hard over the past few years to secure an H-1B sponsorship from your employer, only to be let down by a lottery that requires luck. If …

By Hal Matthews (he/him)
Hal Matthews (he/him) Associate Director, Global Careers
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Career Readiness Resources

Duke Catalyst

Before declaring your major, before your first job, before that interview, before you leave Duke what are you doing to …

What’s Career Got To Do With It? Podcast

A much-loved podcast brought to you by four Career Center team members who hope to provide a space for honest …

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