Boston Career Fairs

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Calling CAPA alumni in the Greater Boston Area:

Later this month there will be a career fair in Somerville featuring career opportunities for those who are interested in sales, customer service, and management.

When: January 19, 2017 10:00AM-2:00PM
Where: Holiday Inn Grand …

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Launch Your Career in Film

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The film industry is vast and filled with a variety of types of jobs from Make Up Artist, to Casting Director, to Screenwriter, to Cinematographer. Like any competitive field it can be hard to break into, but if film is your …

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How to Break into the Sport Management Industry

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The sector of Sport Management has many fields within it, including Amateur Athletics, Facilities Management, Professional Sports Teams, Merchandising, Leisure and Fitness, and Sports Media. There are many opportunities to pursue a career in Sport Management, but it is a very competitive …

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“Popping Some Tags”: Great Interview Clothes on a Budget!

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Last year I had a student who told me that his uncle had given him a graduation present of an interview suit. I asked him if he had any idea how much the suit cost. I was shocked to find …

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Are Lunch Breaks a Thing of the Past? Here’s What You Need to Know

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Busy professionals often work through their breaks in an attempt to optimize their minutes in the workplace, but are they actually shortchanging themselves?

According to Right Management, the answer is yes.

Their 2012 study found that only one in five …

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Become a Fashion Merchandiser

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Fashion Marketing is a distinct field with a vast possibility of paths, including:

Wholesale buying
Visual Merchandising
Retail Management
Fashion Design

So how can you break into the field?

Jay Yoo, a professor at Baylor University, recommends that students interested in …

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CAPAlumni Spotlight: Cassie Lavo

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Cassie Lavo is a CAPA alumna who studied and interned in London. In our CAPAlumni series, Cassie talks about how the skills she gained from her London internship and what advice she would give to other CAPA alumni.

Tell us about yourself.

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5 Simple Ways to Keep Learning After Graduation

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Graduation is an exciting time. In part, because it means you’ve reached your goal, accomplished what you set out to do. But it’s also because it means at least a temporary end to tests, homework and those dreaded group projects.

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5 Free Note-Taking Apps That’ll Help You Keep Track of Everything (and Anything)

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Keeping track of information can be an entire job in and of itself. From meeting minutes to grocery lists, the amount of stuff you have to keep organized throughout the course of a single day can be overwhelming. That’s why …

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