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Small Talk: Why It Matters and How to Do It [Infographic]

While networking is, at its heart, about forming genuine bonds with interesting people, meeting those people usually comes...

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A Handy-Dandy Guide to Email Etiquette

Ever hit "reply all" on an email you shouldn't have? Or vice versa?...

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6 Ways Your Resume Should Differ from Your LinkedIn Profile

Although your resume and LinkedIn profile are both important job-search tools, they serve slightly different purposes and are...

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3 Reasons You Should Try Academic Research

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5 Social Media Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Career

There are many mistakes you can make during your workday, and these days one of the deadliest is using social media...

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3 Simple Networking Tips for International Students That Generate Results

On-campus recruiting at U.S. universities is typically slower this time of the year versus the fall....

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5 Tips for Getting a Stellar Letter of Recommendation

I don't know about you, but the idea of asking people for letters of recommendation makes my palms sweat....

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