Posts from the ‘A Day on the Job’ category

A Day in the Life of a Recruiter and Brand Manager

Trying to figure out what type of job you might like? Here’s a little trick that might help: Think about what people are always asking you…

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If Indiana Jones Had an Assistant, This is What Their Job Would Look Like

It’s not exactly like an Indiana Jones movie… When Haven turns to gaze out her window, she is not met with a view of desert sands…

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Being Creative and Strategic: What It’s Like Being a Marketing Coordinator

When I think of really “creative” individuals, I often picture chaotic women with accents and hair that isn’t quite curly or straight. They stare at blank…

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Are You Ready to Be a Marketing Manager? This Is What You Need to Know

Brittany Williams is halfway through her 15-mile bike commute home after work when she picks up the phone for our interview. Only slightly out of breath,…

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Sharks, Alcohol, and Parties: A Day in the Life of a Marketing Coordinator at a Wine Company

Ariel Orodenker wasn’t sure what to major in at Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawai’i. She knew that she wanted to start her…

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I Thought I Was an Editorial Assistant… So What Am I Doing in the Kitchen?

The okonomiyaki on the grill is sizzling, the miso soup is about to boil over, and I’m still frantically chopping pickled ginger for the garnish. Oh,…

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How to Do Meaningful Work: Become a Mental Health Occupational Therapist

You meet him. He’s young. Twenty years old at most. His large brown eyes, shaded by a baseball cap, don’t meet yours as he reaches out…

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Your Quick Guide to Starting a Career in Physical Therapy

What do Michael Jordan, country singer Randy Travis, and my grandmother all have in common? No, this isn’t the start of some crass joke. I’m looking…

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The News Never Sleeps—And Neither Does This Job

You arrive at the office with your grande skinny vanilla latte and a backpack full of granola bars. From the moment you sit down and turn…

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