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5 Video Interview Tips That Will Set You Apart from the Pack

by Vibhu Sinha | March 05, 2021

Here are five essential tips that will help you ace your video job interviews—and set you apart from other candidates.

4 Ways to Boost Your Value and Get a Pay Raise in 2021

by Jamie Carlstedt | March 01, 2021

Here are four specific, powerful actions to take to increase your value, advance your career, and earn more money.

How to Change Your Job-Search Approach and Turn Rejections into Offers

by Jamie Carlstedt | February 19, 2021

Here are four tips for making sure you’re taking the correct approach with your job search—and effectively communicating your skills, knowledge, and experiences.

3 Tricky Interview Questions and How to Answer Them

by Matt Casadona | February 16, 2021

Here are three common—and tricky—interview questions, along with specific tactics for answering them.

How to Increase Your Networking Email Response Rate

by Jamie Carlstedt | February 11, 2021

Find out how to improve your digital first impression—and boost your networking response rate.

How to Apply to Law School [Infographic]

by Vault Careers | February 09, 2021

Thinking about law school? What does the application process look like, and when should you start? Our law intern, Brian Zhang, distilled the process into a handy infographic for undergrad students.

8 Reasons Students Need Technology in the Classroom

by Emily Andrews | February 09, 2021

The coronavirus pandemic has thrown students' need for technology into sharp relief—read up on some long-term benefits to a tech-leading education.

6 Traits You Need on Your Resume When Applying for Remote Jobs

by Kane Carpenter | January 29, 2021

In this new remote working environment, here are the six most important skills and traits that need to be on your resume.

3 Essential Job-Search Strategies for International Students in 2021

by Derek Loosvelt | January 28, 2021

Now that Biden is in office, are there new job-search strategies international students should be using? We spoke with career expert Marcelo Barros to find out.

The Most-Read Business Books at Colleges Across the Country

by Vault Careers | January 25, 2021

What business books are Ivy League students reading that public school students aren't? Check out this infographic to find out.

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