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Containing the Crisis: A CEO Discusses the Economic Impact of COVID-19 [Part 2]

by Stephan Maldonado | March 25, 2020

Congress passed a $2 trillion stimulus bill to aid those affected by COVID-19. We continue our interview with Nicholas Wyman on the pandemic's economic fallout.

Containing the Crisis: A CEO Discusses the Economic Impact of COVID-19 [Part 1]

by Stephan Maldonado | March 24, 2020

Congress continues to debate an economic stimulus bill to provide relief to those affected by COVID-19. We interviewed a CEO about the pandemic's repercussions.

Coronavirus: Americans Most At Risk Are Least Likely to Work From Home [Study]

by Vault Careers | March 17, 2020

As the coronavirus pandemic worsens, a new LendingTree study finds that the group most at risk is also the least likely to be able to work from home.

The 4 Steps of Asking for a Raise—Plus a Sample Raise-Asking Script

by Max Woolf | February 12, 2020

Asking for a raise is scary. The good news is there are tested strategies you can use to ask for more money—and get it.

What Did the Richest Person in Every Country Study in College? [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Vault Careers | January 21, 2020

Ever wondered what the world's richest people studied in college? Check out these maps that can tell you what the richest person in every country majored in!

What's Missing from the ABA's Report on Why Women Leave Law Firms?

by Lori Mihalich-Levin | January 08, 2020

How much progress have we made with gender equality in the legal industry? The answer may surprise you. Read on for insights regarding the ABA's report on why women leave private practice, including an important solution missing from the report.

9 Affordable Cities for Tech Professionals

by Sam Radbil | January 02, 2020

To find the most affordable alternatives to Silicon Valley, you need to factor in a number of things, including median tech salaries, rents, and household incomes. Here, we gathered all that info and more to come up with nine great alternatives to the Bay Area.

Didn’t Get the Promised Raise? Here’s What to Do

by Alice Berg | December 31, 2019

Being promised a raise and then not receiving it can be one of the most frustrating work challenges. Read on for advice on how to approach the matter professionally.

Common Money Mistakes College Students Can Avoid

by Sarah Daren | December 10, 2019

College is a time for learning and personal growth, but it's also tough on the old pocketbook—and not just because of student loans. Read on to learn how to avoid some financial pitfalls college can present.

How to Quickly Get Promoted

by Natalie Fisher | December 04, 2019

Now, before the holiday season shifts into high gear, is a great time to start thinking about your goals for the New Year. And if your goals include earning a promotion, here are five tips to follow.

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