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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.

How to Ace ‘Guesstimate’ Interview Questions

by Vault Careers | January 06, 2021

Guesstimates are among the most unnerving interview questions you can get. But if you know how to approach them, they won’t throw you off at all.

5 Workplace Predictions for 2021 to Start Planning for Now

by Bert Miller | December 21, 2020

It’s important to have on a handle on these trends now, so you can begin to make strategic moves that will help grow your career in 2021 and beyond.

How Will a Biden Presidency Affect International Students' Job Search?

by Derek Loosvelt | November 17, 2020

We spoke with international student career expert Marcelo Barros to get a sense of how a Biden presidency will affect international students’ U.S. job search.

3 Practical Degrees for the Post-Pandemic World

by Sarah Daren | November 11, 2020

If you’re planning to change careers, it’s important to start thinking about which degrees will be most valuable post-Covid.

7 Tips for Acing Virtual Interviews

by Sam Radbil | November 05, 2020

Virtual interviews are still the norm—and will likely be so for the foreseeable future. Here are seven tips for preparing for and acing your next virtual interview.

100 Best Internships for 2021

by Vault Careers | October 27, 2020

This past summer, we surveyed more than 11,000 current and former interns from more than 100 internship programs. Here are the programs that interns rated the best.

How the Trump Administration's New H-1B Wage-Increase Rule Affects International Students

by Derek Loosvelt | October 15, 2020

In the wake of a new rule raising the wages that employers must pay H-1B visa holders, we spoke to international student career expert Marcelo Barros.

5 Ways to Protect Your Team Against Cyber Attacks

by Leah Collins | September 30, 2020

Tech advances are making it easier for cyber criminals to take advantage of security loopholes. Here's what you can do to ensure your team's data security.

How to Launch a Career as an SEO Specialist

by Mike Khorev | September 29, 2020

SEO careers are great paths for new grads and experienced professionals looking to switch fields. Here's how to launch and build a career as an SEO specialist.

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