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Networking While Remote | How Professionals of Color Can Stay Connected During the Pandemic

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You may have heard at least one of these sayings throughout the course of your career: “It isn’t what you know but who you know” and “Your network is your net worth.”

Ring any bells? Having access to the right …

By Dr. Waajida L. Small - Idealist Careers
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Building a “Personal Board of Directors” Can Transform Your Career—Here’s How to Do It

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When Suzy Nicoletti, a successful account manager, was passed over for a promotion, it didn’t make sense to her. “It didn’t fit with the stories I was telling myself,” she says.

Nicoletti sought input from a former colleague, someone more …

By Aliza Knox - The Muse
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Best Practices for Video Interviewing: Part 3 (of 3) – On-Camera Presence and Behavior

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Hello, I’m John Hutchings, Associate Director, in the Jenkins MBA Career Management Center. Thank you for watching this three-video series about how to best interview on video.

In the previous videos, I discussed your pre-interview set-up and your physical …

By John Hutchings
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How to End Any Professional Email (Plus a List of Sign-Offs for When You’re Tired of Saying “Best”)

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Do you have that professional email mostly written, but you’re not quite sure how to wrap it up? Or do you feel like you’re defaulting to the same email closings every time and want some alternatives? Sure, if you’re emailing …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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New Year’s Resolutions for Your Career in 2021

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I don’t know about you, but I am certainly raising a glass to 2020 being over. This past year has brought tremendous change for so many of us—including when it comes to our careers. From layoffs and furloughs to paycuts and …

By Mary Kate Sheridan - Vault
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How to Feel More Confident in Interviews

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When you land an interview, you often feel instant joy. Unfortunately, this joy can soon be replaced by anxiety—and that can wreak havoc on your confidence. The good news is there are several distinct ways to fight this anxiety, boosting your …

By Julia Adams - Vault
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9 Ways to Keep Growing in Your Career During COVID-19

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The COVID-19 pandemic has transformed nearly every aspect of our lives, including work. Millions have been laid off due to the economic downturn, and many companies have had to tighten their budgets in other areas, freezing pay, promotions, and hiring, …

By Meredith Galante - The Muse
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3 Tips for Fighting Interview Fear

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Interview fear is nothing to be ashamed of. In fact, it’s natural, stemming from the human desire to seek approval and validation. So, first, when trying to deal with your interview fear, it’s important to recognize that interview fear is …

By Natalie Fisher - Vault
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Best Practices for MBA Video Interviewing: Part 2 (of 3) – Physical and Virtual Interview Space Preparation

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Hello, I’m John Hutchings, Associate Director, in the Jenkins MBA Career Management Center.  Thank you for watching this three-video series about how to best interview on video.  In the previous video, I discussed your pre-interview set-up.  In this video I …

By John Hutchings
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Best Practices for MBA Video Interviewing: Part 1 (of 3) – Pre-Interview Preparation

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The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how organizations interview candidates. Thousands of professionals are now needing to learn how to effectively interview in a new way using online platforms, such as Zoom, GoToMeeting and others.

Preparing for a video interview …

By John Hutchings
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