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Software Engineers

Software Engineers
Software engineers create or customize existing...

Management Analysts and Consultants

Management Analysts and Consultants
Management analysts and consultants, also known as...

Accountants and Auditors

Accountants and Auditors
Accountants compile, analyze, verify, and prepare...

Civil Engineers

Civil Engineers
Civil engineers are involved in the design and...

Software Application Developers

Software Application Developers
Software application developers devise...

Registered Nurses

Registered Nurses
Registered nurses (RNs) help individuals,...

Graphic Designers

Graphic Designers
Graphic designers, also known as graphic artists,...

Private Equity Research Analysts and Associates

Private Equity Research Analysts and Associates
Private equity (PE) research analysts and...

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4 Tips for Navigating Tough Work Conversations

Difficult work conversations come in a variety of subjects...

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4 Advantages of a Casual-Wear Office

For as long as there have been corporate offices, formal...

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The Best Law Firms for Lateral/Clerk Integration

While many firms focus their recruiting efforts on their...

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How to Be More Likable in Interviews

In interviews, when you know you’re being judged on what you...

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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...

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What Is It Like To Be an M&A Attorney?

An M&A attorney must be highly organized and prepared to...

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Strategies for Launching an Effective Parental Support Group at Your Office

For many working parents, a job isn't simply a place you go...

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3 Pros and 3 Cons of Working Remotely

With so many people unhappy with their jobs, more and more...

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Attention Cubicle Cupids: The 2019 Office Romance Survey Results Are In!

It's Valentine's Day, and love is in the air!...

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The BigLaw Glass Ceiling: Insights from Female Associates on Career Advancement

Last week, The New York Times published an opinion piece by...

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President's Day Reading List: 8 Books Written by Former Presidents

February is just an awesome time for reading....

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5 Words Never to Use in a Cover Letter

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Surviving the GRE Part Three: Test Day

Test day is here! Are you excited? Nervous? Sick with dread?...

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3 Sentences Never to Use in an Interview

When prepping for a job interview, it’s just as important to...

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From Law to Layer Cakes: Q&A With Helene Godin of By the Way Bakery

In her 22-year legal career—including stints at Moses &...

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5 Tips for Using Social Media to Stand Out as an MBA Student

These days, it’s pretty much a given that your social media...

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3 Things You Need to Know Before Joining a Startup

Working at a startup can be exciting....

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Demystifying the Product Management Interview

Product management interviews can be daunting....

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A Day in the Life: Public Defender

A Day in the Life: Third-year attorney at the Public...

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On-Campus Recruiting—A Recruiter’s Perspective

It can be daunting—you walk by career services, half awake...