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Interview Advice from Employers & Recruiters

Employers shared these tips after a practice interview event in Fall 2020: 

Deliver your stories, including results, in a clear and concise manner. Hit the highlights and open the door for your interviewer to ask follow-up questions! Practice pausing after …

By Erin Carlini (she/her)
Erin Carlini (she/her) Assistant Director, Engineering Master's Career Services & Professional Development
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Why Nonprofit Career Paths Are a Great Choice in 2021

By: Lakshmi Hutchinson

If you’re thinking about working in the social-impact sector, you might be wondering what the current job landscape looks like as the COVID-19 pandemic eases up in the United States. This is actually the perfect time to …

By Nicole Mitchell (she/her)
Nicole Mitchell (she/her) Associate Director, Career Readiness
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Education Jobs within the Federal Government

Are you interested in a career in Education? Do you also have interest in working within the Federal Government? Did you know you could combine these two!? Check out Partnership for Public Service where they offer Career Guides within the …

By Nicole Mitchell (she/her)
Nicole Mitchell (she/her) Associate Director, Career Readiness
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What does business mean to you?

After taking the time to consider your interests, strengths and skills, reflect on this question as you start to consider business as an academic and career pursuit… What does business mean to you?

Business is incorporated into every industry. You …

By Meredith McCook (she/hers)
Meredith McCook (she/hers) Assistant Director
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22 Interview Questions You Need to Nail to Work for Elon Musk

This past weekend, billionaire Tesla CEO and SpaceX founder Elon Musk hosted Saturday Night Live. In his opening monologue, Musk poked fun at his “erratic” behavior, saying, “To anyone I’ve offended, I just want to say, I reinvented electric cars, and …

By Derek Loosvelt - Firsthand
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We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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