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Is Computer Science a Good Major? Pros and Cons

As a former recruiter for tech startups, a lot of people ask me “Is Computer Science a good major?” If you’re wondering whether Computer Science is a good degree and career to pursue, this article is for you. In short, I think Computer Science is one of the best majors you can choose and has […]

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How to Get Into Project Management Without Experience

The opinions and assessments shared on Career Sidekick are our own. We may earn commissions from purchases made after visiting links on our site. If you’re trying to become a project manager but have no experience, then this article is for you. I’m going to take you step by step through how to get into […]

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What to Know About Sales Jobs Before Taking One

What to Know About Sales Jobs Before Taking One

There are a few things you should know about a sales job before taking one. If you’re considering a sales career, don’t worry – this article will take you through EVERYTHING you need to know about working in sales. The reality is: Most people don’t know what a sales job is like. You don’t learn […]

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The 3 Best Industries for the Future

A big part of your career development will come down to the industry you’re in. Whether you’re reevaluating your options or preparing to enter the workforce for the first time, these are 3 of the best industries for the future. These aren’t niche industry ideas; these are large industries that are stable and profitable. At […]

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Working as a Recruiter: Pros and Cons

If you’re wondering, “Should I be a recruiter?” then you’re in the right place. I’ve spent 5+ years as a professional recruiter, and I’m going to walk you through the pros and cons of being a recruiter so you can decide if it’s right for YOU. First, one thing a lot of people don’t realize […]

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