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3 Costly Job Search Mistakes, and How to Avoid Them

The one good thing about unemployment? You’re not alone. Young people ranging from 22-34-years-old make up an astounding half of the 10.9 million unemployed Americans. Most job descriptions demand at least three years of experience, and require a laundry list of skills that you just don’t have. You finally sit down to…

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How to Make the Most of Working at a Survival Job

Heart. Beating. Do you dare look? Your finger hovers over the keyboard, right above the “return” key. The whirring of your laptop is absurdly loud, and it’s hot against your pajama’d legs which are crossed on the air mattress you call a bed. It’s now or never. You click. Sucking…

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10 Resolutions Every Twentysomething Needs to Make This Year

Glitter! Sparkles! Champagne! There are so many wonderful things that go along with New Year’s Eve. And even though a lot of the parties end up a little disappointing compared to the expectations you had for them, it’s still a magical time that is bursting with potential. The past year is…

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How to Work in Public Relations: A Quick Guide to the Basics

Let’s start at the beginning. What is public relations? According to the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), “public relations is a strategic communication process that builds mutually beneficial relations between organizations and their publics.” Okay… so what does that mean? Basically it means that you’re working with the media…

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What’s It Like to Work in PR for a Publishing Company?

Think back to the last article you read. Whether it was a BuzzFeed post on 12 Animals That Need a Vacation, an investigation into the fancy toast trend that’s taking San Francisco by storm, or a New York Times critique of our society’s obsession with the Young Adult genre, there’s…

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