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Congratulations Graduate! Eleven Reasons Why I Will Never Hire You.

Over the past 20 years, I’ve been in hiring roles and have received thousands of resumes from new college graduates. I’ve interviewed many for real jobs and ...
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Young Workers: How To Gain Respect Of Older Co-Workers | CAREEREALISM

Young Workers: How To Gain Respect Of Older Co-Workers | CAREEREALISM | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
Do you sometimes feel like your older co-worker is treating you like a child? Not getting any respect? Here's how to deal with the situation.
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4 Essential Microsoft Excel Skills Every Marketer Should Learn [Video Series]

4 Essential Microsoft Excel Skills Every Marketer Should Learn [Video Series] | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
Learn the 4 essential Microsoft Excel skills every marketer should learn. Download the cheat sheet and watch the video tips.
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9 Places to Look for an Internship

9 Places to Look for an Internship | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
There are some other, less common ways you can find internships — you don’t have to be stuck using mass job boards.
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Break from the Crowd: 9 Unusual Places to Find Awesome Internships | The Savvy Intern by YouTern

Break from the Crowd: 9 Unusual Places to Find Awesome Internships | The Savvy Intern by YouTern | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
When you're looking for internships, there are some pretty basic search methods everyone knows. There are big job boards like Internships.com, Glassdoor, and In...
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How To Find A Great Finance Job Right Out Of College | CAREEREALISM

How To Find A Great Finance Job Right Out Of College | CAREEREALISM | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
If you don't know how or where to look for your first job, follow these tips to learn how to find a great finance job right out of college...
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MSN Careers - 7 email etiquette rules every professional should know - Career Advice Article

MSN Careers - 7 email etiquette rules every professional should know - Career Advice Article | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
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Your Resume Must Show What You Can DO (Not What You DID) | The Savvy Intern by YouTern

Your Resume Must Show What You Can DO (Not What You DID) | The Savvy Intern by YouTern | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
I attended a webinar on “the resume for the well-rounded student” hosted by well-intended career services veterans.

Unfortunately, at a time when soon-to...
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The Dropbox Trick That'll Free Up More Space on Your Computer | The Daily Muse

The Dropbox Trick That'll Free Up More Space on Your Computer | The Daily Muse | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
This little-known trick can enhance your Dropbox experience tenfold.
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5 Cut-and-Paste Templates for Tricky Job Search Emails | The Savvy Intern by YouTern

5 Cut-and-Paste Templates for Tricky Job Search Emails | The Savvy Intern by YouTern | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
Tim Kreider lit a fire under the blogosphere in late October with a New York Times column called “Slaves of the Internet, Unite!”

In the piece, Kreider ...
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How Gen-Y Employees Can Handle Negative Stereotypes

How Gen-Y Employees Can Handle Negative Stereotypes | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
Tips for millennials hoping to combat their most damning stereotypes.
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Pro Presentation Tips: 7 Secrets to Winning the Room | The Daily Muse

Pro Presentation Tips: 7 Secrets to Winning the Room | The Daily Muse | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
When giving a presentation, you've been judged before you even open your mouth. Make people excited to hear what you have to say with these tips.
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angry rejected candidates: “I never had a class in college teaching me the etiquette of prostituting myself on paper” — Ask a Manager

angry rejected candidates: “I never had a class in college teaching me the etiquette of prostituting myself on paper” — Ask a Manager | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
A reader sent me an exchange that she had with a recent graduate who applied for a job with her company. The applicant had submitted a three-page resume with short essays about her experience on it.
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Impress the Boss and Kickoff Your Career With These Internships Dos and Don’ts

Impress the Boss and Kickoff Your Career With These Internships Dos and Don’ts | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
The right internship can be your audition to a rewarding career. Follow these tips to turn your learning experience into long-term employment.
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How to Negotiate Your Job Offer - Prof. Deepak Malhotra (Harvard Business School) - YouTube

Prof. Deepak Malhotra offers 15 pieces of negotiation advice, followed by Q&A, in an informal session for students at the Harvard Business School. Deepak Mal...
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Job Search Shortcuts Sure to Help Get that First Gig [Infographic] | The Savvy Intern by YouTern

The unemployment rate for college grads is 7.9%, which means many young adults are still having difficulty finding a job. That fact is scary, indeed. However, y...
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6 Things To Do By Now To Get A Summer Internship

Thoughts of summer sun, sand spread between your toes, and warm weather probably seem pretty far-fetched. It is January after all, right?
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Things to Avoid When Creating a Presentation ~ Levo League

Wherever you are in your professional career (or schooling), it’s safe to assume you’ve had the pleasure of sitting through a presentation or two.
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The Long Lost Art of Following Up | The Savvy Intern by YouTern

The Long Lost Art of Following Up | The Savvy Intern by YouTern | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
I’ve heard this phrase many times throughout my life:

“Do what you said you’ll do, when you said you were going to do it.”

Over the past couple of...
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How to Describe Yourself in an Interview When Faced With the Dreaded “Tell Me About Yourself” Question

How to Describe Yourself in an Interview When Faced With the Dreaded “Tell Me About Yourself” Question | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
Turn that dreaded interview hurdle, “So tell me about yourself,” from a wrong turn into a big win that sets you apart.
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10 Tips to Owning the On-campus Career Fair | The Savvy Intern by YouTern

10 Tips to Owning the On-campus Career Fair | The Savvy Intern by YouTern | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
On-campus career fairs can be pretty intimidating. Employers are seeking qualified candidates in-on-the spot interviews. Where do you start?

A well-prepared ...
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Never Settle: How to Get an Internship That Doesn’t Suck

Never Settle: How to Get an Internship That Doesn’t Suck | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it

You may have heard the often quoted statistic from a large survey, that 90% of companies’ new hires have obtained prior work-related experience. The survey revealed that “some companies have stated they will not consider a candidate for employment who has not completed an internship.

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15 Tips to Stretch Your College Budget

15 Tips to Stretch Your College Budget | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
College can be expensive, but you don’t have to break the bank to afford an education. Here’s how to make the most of your money.
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6 Ways to Nail Your Business School Interview | The Daily Muse

6 Ways to Nail Your Business School Interview | The Daily Muse | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
Grad school interview season is upon us! Our resident b-school expert gave us the inside scoop for how to properly prepare for your upcoming interviews.
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Gozaik Blog — 11 Pieces of Career Advice That Go 95% Ignored
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Gozaik Blog — 11 Pieces of Career Advice That Go 95% Ignored<br/>By:... | HR AK's Intern Advice | Scoop.it
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