Archive for ‘November, 2014’

Fundamentum WebClass: The Scariest—And Most Rewarding—Thing I’ve Ever Done on the Phone

This week, I did something that freaked me out a little. I called a mysterious telephone number and shared some of the most significant moments of…

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Why My Storytelling Skills Were Tested in This WebClass (And How to Win a Session Yourself)

Tell me a story. These four words have never filled me with the anxiety I feel as I clear my throat and start to speak into…

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Job Search Tips For College Students From a Hiring Manager Turned Career Coach

Forget about airplanes with “Hire Me!” banners flown past recruiters’ windows. Ditch the singing telegrams that deliver your résumé to hiring managers. Lisa Quast is not…

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Setting Yourself Up For the “Serial Expat” Lifestyle After College

You start getting birthday wishes several hours before your birthday from your friends farther east than you. Your passport* looks like it’s been through hell and…

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A College Student’s Guide to Becoming a Risk Assessment Manager

It has power, a lot of power. It can drive you mad or fill you with joy. Some will spend their lives chasing it. Others will…

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Want to Find a Job? Follow These 10 Steps

Everyone wants one now. Everyone wants one right now! What, a golden goose? Nope. Something even better. A job, of course! But, just like good ol’…

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This Surprising Factor Could Change Your Entire College Experience

College. It’s the best time of your life, right? I mean, you’ve already learned so much. How to sleep in until five minutes before your first…

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Wondering If Education Is the Field for You?

You look out across a sea of faces, all wide-eyed and focused on you. (Okay, honestly, maybe about 70% of them are focused on you and…

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