Introducing: David Hogard

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Jun
2015
Posted By : Brandi Wriedt 1 Comment
Categories :Member Spotlights

Introducing President-Elect, David Hogard. David is the Assistant Director for Employer Relations with Pittsburg State University.  He's in charge of coordinating employer on-campus recruiting events/interviews, managing the Gorillas4Hire database, connecting with organizations/employers to encourage their participation on campus, and assists with Career Services sponsored events and fairs. ...

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KACE Blog Technology Post: Goodbye KACE Facebook Page

08

Jun
2015
Posted By : Erin Wolfram 0 Comment
Categories :Uncategorized

Happy Friday everyone! I wanted to do a quick post this week to let everyone know the KACE Facebook Page will be deleted in 14 days. The Technology Committee and KACE Board decided to eliminate our Facebook page and focus on other social media and our blog...

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The Wonderful, Erin Wolfram

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Jun
2015
Posted By : Brandi Wriedt 0 Comment
Categories :Member Spotlights

It is my pleasure to introduce you to Erin Wolfram, Technology Chair of KACE and Career Technology Strategist at University of Kansas. In her role at KU, Erin manages the technology in the office.  That means designing, developing and maintaining the website; managing a majority of the...

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Maximizers vs Satisficers

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May
2015
Posted By : Angela Hayes 0 Comment
Categories :Uncategorized

Understanding the decision-making styles of your students can indicate which coaching approaches will work best as you help them navigate choices in the world of work. Herbert Simon was granted the Nobel Prize in 1955 for discovering the theory of “maximizing vs satisficing”. Before his 1955 study,...

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Have you met Kathy at UCMO?

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May
2015
Posted By : Brandi Wriedt 1 Comment
Categories :Member Spotlights

Have you met Kathy Tierney, yet? Kathy is the Career Development Coordinator/Event Coordinator at the University of Central Missouri.  She's in charge of coordinating major career fairs, Nursing Fair, Etiquette Dinners, and an Employer Mock Interview Week each semester for UCMO.  In addition to that, she assists...

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What Hat Goes With That Position?

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May
2015
Posted By : Katie Sawyer 0 Comment
Categories :Branding

By Katie Sawyer, McPherson College Career Services Director When waking up each morning, many of us analyze our day: the meetings, tasks and responsibilities on the to-do list. We then assemble an appropriate outfit to match the occasion. No elementary school teacher opts to wear high heels...

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Technology Tool of the Month: Canva-Amazingly Simple Graphic Design Software

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May
2015
Posted By : Erin Wolfram 2Comment
Categories :Uncategorized

Hi KACE members! I am a little late on this week's technology post but better late than never, right? I know many of our offices do not have the funds to hire graphic designers or even graphic design interns, so here is a really great free tool...

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Irrationally Predictable Decision-Making

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Apr
2015
Posted By : Angela Hayes 2Comment
Categories :Uncategorized

Have you ever wondered why students who are undecided in their major or those in a major who need to pick an area of concentration, often have such a difficult time making a choice? One reason could be what MIT Behavioral Economist Dr. Dan Ariely terms our...

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Identifying Your Unique Brand Key To Rising Above The Candidate Pool

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Apr
2015
Posted By : Katie Sawyer 0 Comment
Categories :Uncategorized

As college students scramble to compose resumes for internships or full-time positions, it’s important for them to both follow the time-honored rules of resumes while inserting their own, unique style and background. When considering new candidates, employers still largely want to see a one-page, sub-headed resume that...

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The Grand Poobah: Kent McAnally

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Apr
2015
Posted By : Brandi Wriedt 2Comment
Categories :Member Spotlights

If you haven't had the opportunity to meet KACE President, Kent McAnally, you're missing out!  I had the opportunity to first meet Kent at Conference on Conferences in 2014 and then had the great fortune of watching him play a phenomenal part in the Murder Mystery at...

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