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How to Ace “Tell Me About a Time When…” Behavioral Interviewing Questions

Review this article for tips and tricks on how to answer “tell me about a time when…”, also known as behavioral, types of interviewing questions.

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Here’s What You Can do With a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology

There are multiple industries and occupations you can pursue with a psychology degree. The following article lists job titles you can use to search in Handshake, as well as debunks common myths you may hear about psychology.

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What is Human Services and Why Should You Pursue a Human Services Career?

This article provides an overview of a career in human services and a few reasons why you may want to consider pursuing this career.

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Featured Resources

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American Psychological Association – Education & Career

This organization represents & supports researchers, educators & students providing resources at all levels by offering a broad array of …

Best Psychology Schools

Here are the top U.S psychology programs in the of all specialties based on a survey of academics at peer …

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Featured Jobs & Internships

Thousands of internship and job opportunities are posted on Handshake by employers specifically looking to hire students. The following job and internship opportunities were pulled from Handshake for your career circle.

For thousands more opportunities, log in to Handshake. All UM students have a Handshake account that is automatically created for them when they enroll at the U. All you have to do is log in to Handshake to activate your account.

Skill Building with LinkedIn Learning

Access and explore on-demand LinkedIn Learning content (courses and videos) that can help you identify and build skills needed to be successful in your future career. Here, you can find relevant LinkedIn Learning content featured for your career circle.

Reverse Mentorship Essentials

Taught by Patrice Gordon
A reverse mentorship—where a senior leader is mentored by an under-represented individual, including junior colleagues—can truly transform a business by…

Nano Tips for Nailing Your Job Interview with Sho Dewan

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Welcome to our Nano Tips series, where LinkedIn Learning creators deliver impactful lessons in literally seconds. In this course, Sho…

Mental Health Awareness for Cybersecurity Professionals

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Get a comprehensive overview of mental health in the cybersecurity industry. In this course, AJ Yawn, a cybersecurity expert, former…

How to Give Feedback People Can Actually Use

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Feedback is a gift, but how can you make your feedback valuable to its recipients? In this course, adapted from…

Microsoft Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals (SC-900) Cert Prep: 2 Identity and Access Management

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In this course, instructor and Microsoft MVP Pete Zerger teaches identity and access management related to security, compliance, and identity…

Microsoft Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals (SC-900) Cert Prep: 3 Understanding Microsoft Security Solutions

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This course is the second of four courses designed as a study plan for those looking to earn their Microsoft…

Busting Myths About Salary Negotiations

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Salary can be a challenging subject to discuss, but sometimes it must be done. How can you have these conversations…

Unlearning Silence

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In this course, adapted from the American Negotiation Institute podcast Negotiate Anything, Kwame Christian interviews Elaine Lin Hering—former lawyer from…

Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI) Cert Prep

Taught by Cybrary
If you love the idea of conducting digital forensics investigations to catch cybercriminals, you may want to think about pursuing…

Empowering Dyslexic Thinking at Work

Taught by Kate Griggs
According to the United Nations, roughly 15 percent of the world’s population is dyslexic. That’s one billion dyslexic thinkers living…

Machine Learning Foundations: Statistics

Taught by Terezija Semenski
Machine learning models have revolutionized how we work, across a multitude of industries. But going deeper with ML models and…

Confident Communication for Introverts

Taught by TJ Guttormsen
Introverts face some unique challenges when it comes to communication and socializing. In this course, communication coach TJ Guttormsen offers…

Communicating with Clarity as a Manager

Taught by Heather Younger
As a manager, you want to ensure your employees are focusing on the work that matters most. Clear communication empowers…

Nano Tips for Mastering Job Interviews with Diana YK Chan

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Welcome to our Nano Tips series, where LinkedIn Learning creators deliver impactful lessons in literally seconds. In this course, Diana…

Improving Decision-Making as a Business Analyst

Taught by Vincent Mirabelli
Business analysts and other project professionals are great thinkers, but often are not the decision maker. They need to influence,…

How to Speak So Others Will Listen Nano Tips with Lorraine Lee

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The State of AI and Copyright

Taught by Garrick Chow
The issue of copyright in AI-generated content is a moving target, but clear patterns are emerging. In this conversation, LinkedIn…

Nano Tips for Acing Your SQL Interview with Nick Singh

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Nano Tips for Better Business Writing with Lorraine Lee

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Advancing Women of Color: Go from the First and Few to the Many

Taught by Deepa Purushothaman
Women of color are leaving the workforce at heightened rates, and the usual strategies for advancement can set women up…

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Skill Building Through Virtual Company Projects

Build valuable career skills and get a taste of industry experience via short virtual projects created by top companies across the globe on the Forage platform. Click on "View All Projects" to view all experiences for this career community. To check out projects across all the career communities and relevant practice interview questions, here.

Wondering how to list a completed project on your resume/CV or LinkedIn profile? Review the Forage referencing policy.

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Cane2Cane Mentors

Explore careers, prepare for your future, and connect with industry professionals. Exclusive to our University of Miami community, Cane2Cane is a social network where 'Canes receive help navigating from college to career. No matter who you know, or don't know, connect and learn from professionals across 60+ industries who are eager to help you prepare for your career journey.

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Andres Santiago

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Mingdi He

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Sivanne Mendelson

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  • Coral Gables, FL
  • Clinician/Instructor Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes

Danielle Glassman

Alumni Mentor
  • New York, NY

Ellie Stockinger

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  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
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Join your peers on Cane2Cane to connect with a 'Cane who can help you achieve your career goals! You can search for connections in the Cane2Cane community by applying various filters, such as industry, location, degree, and more!  


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