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Your 5-Step Plan to Getting a Promotion Without Having to Ask for It

Your 5-Step Plan to Getting a Promotion Without Having to Ask for It Nobody likes having to actually ask for a promotion. Advocating for yourself is a lot harder than speaking up for others. The good news is, if your boss is paying attention and your actions are speaking for themselves, you may not have to… Read More Your 5-Step Plan to Getting a Promotion Without Having to Ask for It

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How to Tell if an Internship Will Be More Than Just Fetching Coffee

How to Tell if an Internship Will Be More Than Just Fetching Coffee We’ve all heard the internship horror stories. Those grueling days working with little to no pay in the heat of summer, trekking to get coffee for a terrible boss before organizing filing cabinets all day. But don’t worry, that doesn’t have to… Read More How to Tell if an Internship Will Be More Than Just Fetching Coffee

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3 Ways to Figure Out What You’re Really, Really Good At (That Can Also Make You Money)

3 Ways to Figure Out What You’re Really, Really Good At (That Can Also Make You Money) Finding our natural talents can be quite difficult to do. For me, it took me decades to find out that I was good at writing. It was never a skill that I knew I had, especially since all… Read More 3 Ways to Figure Out What You’re Really, Really Good At (That Can Also Make You Money)

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How to Ask for an Awesome Letter of Recommendation (and Actually Get One)

How to Ask for an Awesome Letter of Recommendation (and Actually Get One) You’ve found your dream company. The even better news? They’re currently hiring for a position that’s perfect for you. You’ve already tackled all of the application basics. You did your research, tailored your resume, wrote an impressive cover letter, and even sent the department head a… Read More How to Ask for an Awesome Letter of Recommendation (and Actually Get One)

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What to Put on Your Resume When You Have No Relevant Work Experience

What to Put on Your Resume When You Have No Relevant Work Experience Your dream job just got posted, and you’re super excited. There’s just one problem: You literally (and I actually mean literally) have zero relevant work experience. Whether you’re a career changer or a new grad with no internships under your belt, what… Read More What to Put on Your Resume When You Have No Relevant Work Experience

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4 Steps for Answering “What Are You Looking for in a New Position?”

4 Steps for Answering “What Are You Looking for in a New Position?” Whenever you get asked this question during an interview, it’s impossible to not feel like it’s a trap. What other answers can you possibly give for, “What are you looking for in a new position?” other than, “Everything this one offers?” Well,… Read More 4 Steps for Answering “What Are You Looking for in a New Position?”