Persevering In Your Job Search

By Jason Finnell, Career Consultant, JVS Career Services December 19, 2009: The day I graduated from college. Little did I know then, it would be the last time I felt a true sense of accomplishment and happiness for what turned out to be several years. Granted, I entered the so-called “real world” in a bad…

Careers Cincinnati Helps Ohio State Student Secure Perfect Match

By Ricky Mulvey Ricky Mulvey is a rising junior at The Ohio State University where he is majoring in finance and minoring in Arabic. At Ohio State, Ricky is the vice president and a performer for the Buckeye Standup Comedy Club and is actively involved with his fraternity, Delta Tau Delta. This summer I am…

Why Am I Not Getting Promoted?

By Joni Burton, CEO, JVS Career Services Have you ever wondered why some people move up in their careers, getting one promotion after another, or being recruited by other organizations? Their credentials don’t look any better than yours; in fact, you may even have better credentials. Moving up your career ladder requires more than simply…

Use Emotional Intelligence to Land the Right Job

You’ve heard of IQ, but did you know that EQ may be more valuable in a job search? Emotional intelligence, or EQ, refers to the non-cognitive skills that make us personally and socially more competent and successful. And—the good news is, you can learn how to build your EQ skill set! At 6:30 p.m. on…