Sticking To Your New Year’s Resolution
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The New Year brings in a ritual that we may have done numerous times in our life: Making resolutions. Whether you have a list this year or have totally given up on resolutions, it still helps to know

Setting Goals & Making Them A Reality
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December tends to be a time for reflection as we gear up for the New Year. Who doesn"t get excited about the promise of a fresh start" Some people look forward to leaving a year behind and taking

Focus | Prioritize -> Plan -> Do
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Just as we sit down to write this article on focus, we lose focus ourselves. It happens all the time. Whether it’s the environmental distractions (people, internet, chores, errands, etc.) or your own wandering mind, focus is a

Learn From Your Mistakes
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Whether in the classroom or on the job, in the autumn everyone is in the “Back to School” mode. This is the time of year when you have to leave summer behind, get organized and down to business.

Develop Your NCIDQ Practicum Test Day Game Plan
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Passing the NCIDQ Exam begins with solid preparation and a consistent training schedule. At Qpractice we run you through drills that both our members and we ourselves have used to increase our speed, performance and test scores. With

LinkedIn - More Than A Database
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Connecting with people and creating links between you and a variety of professionals is the essence of networking. Given the fast pace of our everyday lives, it becomes more and more difficult to have the time and opportunity

People Hire People, Not Portfolios
Careers & Jobs 6 years ago No Comments

We are sure you spent hours in the studio or locked behind closed doors reformatting boards, preparing dynamic graphics and visual presentations" But have you dedicated that same energy and time to meeting important people in the design

I"m Just A Design Student" I Don"t Have A Network
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According to Merriam-Webster, the definition of networking is…

net*work*ing – n.: the exchange of information or service among individuals, groups, or institutions; specifically: the cultivation of productive relationships for employment or business

Why You Should Start Building The Brand of You Before Graduation
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In today's job market, hundreds of candidates may be applying for every "one" interior design position opening. The competition is fierce, so how do you increase your chances of being the chosen "one"? Recent graduates are forced to

Interior Designers " Get Out of the Box!
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As creatives we are out-of-the-box thinkers, right" Then why do so many designers stay “in-the-box” when it comes to thinking about their careers" Interior designers gather information, find inspiration and create innovative solutions to complicated problems. Yet when