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The 6 Most Powerful Words in Networking

Hey, did you hear Mark Zuckerberg announced an update to Facebook’s privacy settings? “When?” In May. “Why?” Because people have complained for a long time the settings are too confusing. So the company made a change. “How?” Now, new users of the site will have privacy settings default to “Friends,”…

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How to Network Outside of a Networking Event

Upper lip sweat. It’s the bane of my existence. I can look as cool as a cucumber everywhere else—I’m talking wearing sunglasses at night, Neil Patrick Harris cool—but everyone in the room still knows I’m a nervous wreck because of that unattractive liquid condensing above my lip… And this happens…

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Networking is Great for Your Job Search… Unless You Do This

Oof! You creak off of the couch you’ve been sleeping on for the past three weeks and your back is aching. Stumbling toward the kitchen, you’re in serious need of a cup of coffee. As your feet step onto the cold tile floor, you look up to see your best…

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7 Secrets to Networking Your Way to a Job After College

First, I want you to picture a drummer who brings the funk and spent a good deal of time speaking Portuguese in Brazil after graduating from college. Now I want you to picture an insanely organized, determined, and assertive job-seeker. Who would you rather be? Haha I tricked you! You…

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How to Stop Being Awkward and Start Networking Like a Champ

The very idea of networking make you want to run and hide? Don’t let it! Read our guide to becoming a networking champ.

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AfterCollege Participates in Grad CareerFestival Aimed at Helping 2017 Grads Land Jobs

AfterCollege is pleased to participate in the Grad CareerFestival, a virtual event aimed at helping college grads with their job search. The event brings together 27 career authors, 10 career coaches, and 12 companies that provide online career management and job search tools. Grad CareerFestival is a three-day online event…

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Use Our College Senior Checklist to Make Sure You’re Covered For Graduation

Graduation season is exhilarating. Finals end, graduation parties become a thing, you experience academic freedom, your future is upon you, student debt is around the corner…Wait. That’s actually pretty stressful. College graduation is one of the more important milestones for many of us. But, there’s undeniable pressure for college seniors as…

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How To Break Into Your Career In Investment Banking

A career in investment banking isn’t for the faint of heart. It’s a demanding, high-stakes job, and the hours are often long enough to make a first-year medical resident seem almost well-rested by comparison. But for those with the talent and determination to see it through, the rewards are considerable. Few…

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How to Get an Internship with 4 Easy Rules

We love interns and want to help anybody looking for a summer internship beat the crowds. We have released four unspoken (and truly unconventional) tips to help you find that perfect internship. We pooled together all of our unique experiences, backgrounds, and anecdotes and boiled them down into four unique tips.…

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4 Reasons to Consider a Coding Bootcamp

For some, the opportunity to learn to code is exciting. For others, the potential cost and time is terrifying. However, it doesn’t need to be. Whatever your comfort level, a coding bootcamp can be an intensive way to become a skilled developer. Considering a coding bootcamp? Here are a few reasons…

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