The Right Way to Follow Up After a Career Fair (Email Template Included!)

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When you show up to a career fair, they just give you a job, right? If only it were that easy. While career fairs serve up great introductions to companies, recruiters, and career paths you may choose to follow, it’s …

By The Muse
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The Gender Pay Gap and What You Can Do About It

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Women are paid 80 cents for every dollar paid to men.

Women have made great strides toward equality with men in both their personal and their professional lives. There is, however, a glaring lack of action and change …

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3 Steps I Took to Grow My Leadership Skills at a Startup (and How You Can, Too!)

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Choosing my career path after college came down to answering one particular question: Should I work for a big company or a startup?

To me, one advantage of working at a large corporation would be the presence of carefully considered …

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7 Kinds of Questions to Ask at a Career Fair to Make a Great Impression

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Let’s be honest: Walking into a career fair can be incredibly intimidating. Look at all those people who have the power to give you a job one day! Look at all those other people who want some of the very …

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Job Searching While LGBTQ: How to Find a Truly Inclusive Place to Work

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Kaiba Lithicum sits across from me, smiling as he talks, clearly at ease in his workplace. But that hasn’t always been the case. He’s often struggled with how he’s been treated at work as a trans person of color. “Being …

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5 Tips for Getting an Entry-Level Job Unrelated to Your Major

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It’s increasingly common for college seniors to realize that the major they selected years ago and have been working hard towards completing has no direct path into the workforce. For example, if you majored in History, Philosophy, Anthropology, or Art …

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This Spreadsheet Is Exactly What You Need to Track Everything in Your Job Search

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Ask anyone you know what the best part of their job is, and zero times out of 10 they’ll say, “Applying for it.”

Take this all-too-common situation: Somewhere between your second interview at one company and your fourth email to …

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What are Soft Skills and Why are they Important?

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We often hear people being tensed about improving upon their technical skills. What happens next?

They do ace it and yet end up getting rejected. Why?

When we are vying for something big, we only focus on working on the …

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4 Benefits of Taking a Gap Year before Med School

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If you are heading into medical school, it can be a daunting scene. You will be looking at years of hard work. You will have little down time. And the reality is, taking a gap year is a great idea. …

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How Can I Match My Degree to My Career Path and Career Goals?

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Tana from Texas A&M University College Station asks:

“I am studying university studies in the College of Architecture and I need to pick two minors to study as well for my bachelor’s degree. I have no idea what I should …

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