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Are Job Boards a Waste of Time?

by Lisa Rangel | September 18, 2020

For many job seekers, applying for positions via job boards might be time spent unwisely. Find out here what to do instead.

Recruitment Reimagined: How McKinsey Pivoted During COVID-19 for a Successful Recruiting Season

by McKinsey & Company | September 15, 2020

We sat down with McKinsey partner Brian Rolfes to discuss the firm’s strategy for recruiting during COVID-19 and capture his tips for virtual interviews.

How to Supercharge Your Job Search with Personal Branding

by Vault Careers | September 01, 2020

Personal branding can help you build recognition, improve your network, and create new opportunities. Check out this infographic for a guide to personal branding.

4 Tips for Reapplying to a Company That Rejected You

by Kelly Virginia Phelan | August 25, 2020

If you’ve been rejected from a job and the job has been reposted, keep the following four things in mind before you reapply.

Keep Calm and Network On: The Introvert’s Guide to Legal Networking

by Ashley Reed | August 18, 2020

Networking is an incredible tool for opening doors in your legal career, but if you are introverted, it can be particularly stressful. Here are five tips for introverts on how to tackle networking events.

How to Run an Amazing Virtual Event

by Owen Jones | August 04, 2020

A successful virtual event begins with careful planning and preparation. Here's how to run a virtual event that rocks.

An Interview with Morgan State University's Director of the Center for Career Development [Part 2]

by Stephan Maldonado | July 23, 2020

Part 2 of our interview with the Director of Morgan State's career center covers the impact of BLM on Black students returning to school or entering the workforce.

4 Career Lessons from Professional Poker Player Maria Konnikova

by Derek Loosvelt | July 23, 2020

There's a lot to learn from "The Biggest Bluff," a new book by best-selling author Maria Konnikova. Here are four lessons from the world of professional poker.

An Interview with Morgan State University's Director of the Center for Career Development [Part 1]

by Stephan Maldonado | July 16, 2020

We spoke with the Director of Morgan State's Center for Career Development about how to engage with students digitally and the job search during COVID-19.

How to Build a Strong Professional Presence Online

by Ashley Reed | July 13, 2020

A professional online presence is a crucial part of the modern job search. Check out these tips for putting your best digital foot forward.

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