How to Make a Resume Stand Out: Crash Course Business – Soft Skills #5

From Crash Course. *RESOURCES* How to build a resume: https://www.thebalancecareers.com/easy-steps-to-build-a-resume-4122296 How to write a cover letter: https://hbr.org/2014/02/how-to-write-a-cover-letter On informational interviews: https://career.berkeley.edu/Info/InfoInterview http://press.careerbuilder.com/2018-08-09-More-Than-Half-of-Employers-Have-Found-Content-on-Social-Media-That-Caused-Them-NOT-to-Hire-a-Candidate-According-to-Recent-CareerBuilder-Survey Landers, R. N., & Schmidt, G. B. (2016). Social Media in Employee Selection and Recruitment. Theory, Practice, and Current Challenges. Cham: Springer International Publishing AG. The job search is tough and can feel…

Crash Course European History Preview

From Crash Course. John Green is teaching history again. This time, we’re looking at the history of Europe in 50 episodes. We’ll start at the tail end of the so called Middle Ages, and look at how Europe’s place in the world has developed and changed in the last 700 years or so. Image Credits:…

Why Moving People is Complicated: Crash Course Engineering #41

From Crash Course. Transportation is a big part of our world and engineers play a big role in making it happen. Today we’ll explore how transportation systems are designed and some things transportation engineers have to take into consideration, like signaling, user behavior, and traffic flow. And, of course, we’ll talk about some of the…

Bodies and Dollars: Crash Course History of Science #41

From Crash Course. After World War Two, the applications of basic discoveries in biology took off—and became big business. Today, we’ll look at the rise of Big Pharma and GMO foods. We’ll also discuss how life-science technologies fundamentally changed reproduction: it’s time to invent In Vitro Fertilization and clone a sheep! *** Crash Course is…