Posts filed under "Career"

Career advice: It takes just six seconds…

According to a 2012 report by, a recruiter spends about six seconds reviewing a job applicant resume (Keeping an Eye on Recruiter Behavior, 2012).  As an applicant, you don’t have much time to grab their attention.  Writing a killer resume can...  [Read More]

Partnerships to narrow the skills gap

The effects of expected Baby Boomer retirements on certain occupations and industries already have created a pressing need for younger front-line workers to fill vacated positions, many of which require relatively high levels of knowledge and skill. In efforts to combat these...  [Read More]

Maribeth Gunner

Director of Career Services, Career Center, and Adjunct Faculty Maribeth Gunner Pulliam, director of career services at Excelsior College, has more than twenty-five years experience in higher education, over fifteen years in career development, and extensive work in academic and career advisement....  [Read More]