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Timing Is Everything: When to Do an Internship

Back in the day, most college students didn’t start thinking seriously about their career and finding a job until their graduation date …

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Top 5: High Profile Roles On Wall Street And The Options They Give You

Investment Banking Analysts/Associates Analysts should think of themselves as foot soldiers within an investment banking group. Your job is to roll up …

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Don’t burn bridges at your internship

A recruiter recently called me to discuss a situation: some of their interns were leaving the internship for a “better” opportunity just …

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Who Wants to be a Millionaire?!: Demystifying Employee Stock in Tech

So you’ve decided to work at a startup, and you’re still a little confused by all the different components of an offer. …

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7 Dating Don’ts That Also Apply to Job Hunting

Have you ever noticed how many parallels there are between dating and job hunting? Both largely take place online, both can be super …

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5 Key Academic Skills That Actually Translate to the Professional World

This is a guest post by Ryan Hickey, Managing Editor of Peterson’s & EssayEdge To many, college can be a kind of …

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“Popping Some Tags”: Great Interview Clothes on a Budget!

Last year I had a student who told me that his uncle had given him a graduation present of an interview suit. …

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Thank You Letters: The Good The Bad and The Ugly.

Last month my mother posted on Facebook (on Facebook!!) that she was upset about the lack of thank you notes from my …

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Communication is the Oil

The biggest challenge in any relationship is effective communication. The most common arguments that I get into with my boyfriend are due …

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Three Reasons It’s Okay to Ask for Feedback After an Interview

You wrote a great cover letter. You met (or exceeded) all of the requirements for the position. You thought your interview went …

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