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Software Engineers

Software Engineers
Software engineers create or customize existing...

Management Analysts and Consultants

Management Analysts and Consultants
Management analysts and consultants, also known as...

Accountants and Auditors

Accountants and Auditors
Accountants compile, analyze, verify, and prepare...

Civil Engineers

Civil Engineers
Civil engineers are involved in the design and...

Software Application Developers

Software Application Developers
Software application developers devise...

Registered Nurses

Registered Nurses
Registered nurses (RNs) help individuals,...

Graphic Designers

Graphic Designers
Graphic designers, also known as graphic artists,...

Private Equity Research Analysts and Associates

Private Equity Research Analysts and Associates
Private equity (PE) research analysts and...

Blogs

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10 Career-Altering Quotes from 2018 Commencement Speeches

It's graduation season, which means it's commencement speech...

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Which Companies Offer Paid Time Off on Election Day?

Nearly 60 percent of voting-eligible Americans didn't vote...

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5 Things to Consider Before You Go Freelance

Freelancing is more popular than ever, and in this so-called...

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Six Tips for Surviving Bar-Exam Prep

Test prep for the July 2018 bar exam starts next week—it’s...

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Tips for Communicating with Hiring Managers in Interviews

Communication is key during your job search, and it's...

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Will Tech and AI Take Your Job, or Help You Do It Better?

We all know what happens when industrial revolutions come to...

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How Cooking at Home Can Make You More Productive at Work

Cooking at home can save you money, but it can also eat up a...

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How to Create Job Opportunities Rather Than Compete for Them

Some days you feel invisible in your job search....

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6 Things to Research About a Company Before an Interview

Researching the company you're interviewing with is a must,...

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3 Project Manager Interview Types

Interest in Product Management roles at top technology...

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10 Books CEOs Recommend You Read

What does it take to be a successful CEO?...

Jesse Katz

How to Improve Your Legal Writing with One Change

As O’Melveny’s in-house editor—a role that involves...

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Graduating Without a Job? Don't Panic

With graduation season around the corner, many soon-to-be...

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The 7 Skills You Need to Get Hired Over a Robot

According to a recent study of 2,000 U.S....

Inosi Nyatta and Melissa Sawyer

Tips for New Professionals from Sullivan & Cromwell Partners

It's spring and there's change in the air....

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How to Speed Up Your Job Search

We've all had those moments where it feels like our job...

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3 Women Who Found Their True Calling After 45

While some people know exactly what they want to do with...

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3 Career Lessons from CNN Anchor and Novelist Jake Tapper

Jake Tapper isn't afraid of conflict....

Summer Associates

Six Summer Associate Pitfalls to Avoid

Let the lunches, concerts, box seats, and cooking classes...

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You Never Know Where Your Career Will Take You

Career planning is one of those things that we here at Vault...