Avoid Missing an Opportunity- Leverage Company Career Pages!

 

Not all companies list their latest openings on job boards like LinkedIn or Indeed. It may seem simple, but forgetting to look on a company’s career page or assuming the job will show up in your online search can …

By W. P. Carey Career Services Center
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Submitted an application? Great! Now Reach Out

Found an opportunity? Great! Once you have applied, make sure to reach out to your company contact (recruiter) to let them know. In this message, be sure to briefly include: 
When you applied and on what platform
Why you are …

By W. P. Carey Career Services Center
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The How & Why of a Thank You Email

 

Follow-up emails are a crucial first step in building a relationship with the recruiter or company representative you met with during a career event or interview. This valuable connection is not one you want to lose, even if the …

By W. P. Carey Career Services Center
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Interview Questions You Should Ask in the Wake of COVID-19

COVID-19 has altered the typical way that we perform many aspects of our jobs, as well as typical practices in the legal industry like OCI, summer associate programming, and more. As we continue to operate within a global pandemic, it …

By Mary Kate Sheridan - Vault
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5 Common Mid-Interview Realizations (and How to Deal With Them)

You know the feeling. You’re in the middle of an interview, and you suddenly regret your answer to a question, or perhaps even second-guess applying to this job in the first place. You’re not alone—many of us have doubts that …

By Lakshmi Hutchinson - Idealist Careers
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How to Change Your Job-Search Approach and Turn Rejections into Offers

Regardless of whether job seekers find out at the beginning or end of their job search that they didn’t get offers, many don’t change anything going forward. They keep taking the same approaches—and that means they keep getting similar results.

And …

By Jamie Carlstedt - Vault
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How—and When—to Include Projects on Your Resume (Plus Examples!)

If you’ve completed a project you’re especially proud of, it’s natural to want to show it off on your resume—and it might even help you land your next job. Projects that potentially belong on your resume can come from your …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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Looking Ahead | The Social-Impact Sector in 2050

What does the future hold for nonprofits? Though specifics are hard to predict, social-impact organizations will likely play important roles in the coming decades; Rockefeller Center president Judith Rodin believes nonprofits will be seen as “an essential component of a …

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
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7 Ways to Maximize Your LinkedIn Profile [Infographic]

LinkedIn is a valuable networking tool for building new connections and nurturing relationships with established contacts. But having a successful presence on the site requires more than a bare-bones profile. Standing out from the networking crowd is all about engagement—regularly updating …

By Vault Law Editors - Vault
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7 Tips for Acing Virtual Interviews

With Covid-19 cases continuing to rise and most white-collar employees still working remotely, virtual interviews are still the norm—and will likely be so for the foreseeable future. This means that, to grow your career, you need to know how to nail …

By Sam Radbil - Vault
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