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Tips for Navigating the Job Search Process in the Age of AI

by Greg Miller | July 07, 2019

Artificial intelligence is everywhere—especially on the job hunt. From application to offer, we've got advice on how to make sure even the machines know you're the best candidate for the job.

The 4 Simple Behaviors that Turn Ordinary People Into CEOs, According to Researchers

by Leah Thomas via Fairygodboss | July 02, 2019

Think you can never become a CEO? Think again, say the authors of The CEO Next Door. Here are four traits that can help people become the CEO they’ve always wanted to be.

Three Types of Stories Every Leader Should Master

by Harrison Monarth | June 25, 2019

The fact that people react strongly to stories should motivate business leaders to develop their storytelling skills. Here are three stories every leader should master.

How to Answer the “How Would Someone Else Describe You?” Interview Question

by Kaitlin McManus | June 19, 2019

What do people talk about when they talk about you? We give you some tips on how to answer when an interviewer asks what your friends, coworkers, and boss would say about you.

3 Common Interview Tips NOT to Take

by Derek Loosvelt | June 18, 2019

Interviews are stressful, so it's understandable to want to get as much advice about them as possible. However, some interview advice can hurt rather than help you. Here are three common tips to beware of.

5 Tips for Staying Healthy and Energized During OCI

by Diane Costigan, Winston & Strawn Director of Coaching and Well-Being | June 17, 2019

The summer associate interview process can feel like a whirlwind, and you may find yourself falling into unhealthy habits. Here, Winston & Strawn's Director of Coaching and Well-Being shares tips on how to keep yourself healthy and grounded during OCI.

4 Easy Ways to Keep Up with Current Events and Grow Your Global Fluency

by Rachel Halpern | June 13, 2019

Here are tips for how to stay up to date on current events, increase your global fluency, and better position yourself to impress future employers.

Six Things to Avoid During Summer Associate Interviewing

by Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP | June 12, 2019

Even the best candidates can fall short during the summer associate recruiting process if they are not properly prepared. Here, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP shares six things to avoid while interviewing for a summer position at a law firm.

5 Reasons I Didn't Hire You

by Michael Tuso | June 11, 2019

I’ve interviewed thousands of job candidates. My years of hiring experience have revealed a clear pattern. Here are the top five reasons I didn’t hire you.

How to Leverage Your Summer Internship into a Full-Time Job

by Merryn Roberts-Huntley | June 10, 2019

How do you turn your summer internship experience into a job offer? We've got five tips on making your summer situation permanent.

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