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Why Quitting Grad School Isn’t the End of the World

Your tuition is paid. Your books for the semester are purchased. You’ve arranged your schedule so that you never have to start a class earlier than…

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Life’s Too Short to Not Love Your Job: Why I Work at a Non-Profit

When you’re considering your career options, it’s easy to focus on large companies. They’re the ones with the big budgets and the cool stuff to hand…

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10 Surprising Things About Business School

Since you were five years old, you knew you wanted to be a part of the business world, trying on your father’s suits and carrying a…

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What Does Project Runway Have to Do With Working at a Non-Profit?

Here at AfterCollege, we love helping people navigate the transition between college and career. But many students wouldn’t even have the opportunity to make it to…

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How One Theatre Major Ended up in Customer Care

You’ve just spent the past four years immersing yourself in all aspects of theatre—the playwrights, the history, the technical aspects of putting on productions. So when…

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How to Choose a Business School That Will Fit You

Your years post-college have been spent working with the Peace Corps and later at a job you really have no interest in. Now, you’ve decided to…

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4 Things You Might Not Know About Being a Preschool Teacher

It’s time to start planning your lessons for the week. So, what do you do? You cut construction paper into different shapes, pick out three picture…

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What a Master’s Program in Communication Sciences And Disorders Is Like

“Okay, try this one. Pat your knees. Cross your fingers. Stomp your feet.” A simple enough sequence, but the woman across from you purses her lips…

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How to Move Up in the Business World Without a Traditional MBA

You’ve already chosen the décor for your corner office. (It may or may not be a perfect two-thirds replica of Don Draper’s). Yes, you know that…

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The Basics of Job Shadowing

You show up to the address that your mother’s boss’s brother provided you with over the phone. Gazing up at the foreign building, you start to…

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