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REPOST: MBA Internships: How to Avoid Job Search Disaster

In this Businessweek article, Francesca Di Meglio lists down the common pitfalls MBA students should be aware of as they spend the next couple of months searching for the perfect internship. Image source: Businessweek If you’re a first-year MBA, chances … Continue reading

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Avoiding a crappy holiday at the work party

Office holiday parties are a tightrope between successfully boosting relationships with coworkers in a more casual setting and doing a catastrophic faux pas that would end one’s career in its tracks. Therefore, these parties are seen with a mix of … Continue reading

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How Different Generations of Americans Try to Find Work

The following article from TIME discusses how Americans have changed in the job market. Do millenials approach the job hunt differently than their older counterparts in Gen X or the Baby Boom generation? It turns out that they do, sometimes … Continue reading

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A resume in the eyes of a recruiter

Search professionals lead the charge when it comes to recruiting new talent. Chances are, your first conversation with a new employer begins with a recruiter. You speak either with an external search professional or an internal representative of the firm. … Continue reading

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The right mix: Building the core team of a business

Running a company is a tough job. Looking for the right people to sustain its pace is even harder. A successful company is not the brainchild of just one mind. It is a collective effort of several brilliant minds who … Continue reading

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Jumpstart a career by marketing yourself

Labor and skills are as much economic commodities as anything else, and can be sold as any product would in a market. And in much the same way as products and services can be marketed to buyers, so can job … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress.com! This is your very first post. Click the Edit link to modify or delete it, or start a new post. If you like, use this post to tell readers why you started this blog and what you … Continue reading

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