Posts tagged ‘Informational Interviews’

No One Feels Like a Grown-Up—Not Even Adulting Author Kelly Williams Brown

Being in your twenties is a weird time. On the one hand, you feel like an adult. You live in your own apartment (or a place…

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5 Ways to Be a Better Listener (And Improve Your Job Search)

Shut up. That’s right. Shut up. I’m not being rude. I’m trying to help you with your job search and career advancement. A lot of job…

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5 Reasons You Should Reach Out to Strangers in Your Job Search

“I know that I need to do it, but the thing is… it’s scary,” my friend confides in me as we walk through the Panhandle just…

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How to Start a Business—And What Passion Has to Do With It

Ever since Lily in the movie The Princess Diaries said the words, “I told you, I need an attitude adjustment,” I knew that I’d found my…

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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…

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Use Negativity to Your Advantage in Your Job Search

December 27, 2013. My birthday was supposed to be a perfect night, and I planned everything to make sure that was the case: dinner at my…

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I Thought I Knew How to Write a Résumé. Here’s Why I Was Wrong

You sit at your desk, heart racing. You just clicked a single button and the sirens began to sound. Could it be? No, that’s crazy. They’re…

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How to Be an Explorer in Your Job Search

Small beads of sweat have gathered on your skin and your shirt is beginning to stick to you. All your senses are on alert. With wide…

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My Long and Bumpy Road to Becoming a Nurse

The right career for you may not always present itself when you expect it to. It wasn’t until after she got her degree in Psychology (with…

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5 Tips for Career Development That Every College Student Should Hear

Below the bright lights sit the panelists. In front of them, the faces of hopeful students emerge from the shadows, shining with curiosity and confusion. The…

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