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5 Tips for Succeeding at Your Virtual Internship

by Kaitlin McManus | July 07, 2020

Internships are critical for preparing to join the workforce full time—but how about a virtual internship? Read on to learn some best practices.

How to Write an Out-of-Office Email During COVID-19

by Stephan Maldonado | July 07, 2020

"Vacation" looks different this year, but it's still important to take time for yourself this summer. See how to write an out-of-office email during COVID-19.

How to Increase Job Opportunities and Network Remotely

by John Allen | July 07, 2020

Networking is a challenge at the best of times, and it can seem even harder to do remotely. But there are plenty of ways to network while working from home.

4 Tips for Discussing Your Mental Health with Your Boss

by E.B. Howell | July 06, 2020

It can be difficult to talk to your manager about your mental health. Here's some advice for how to approach workplace conversations about mental health.

A Time for Courage: How Leaders Should Reckon with Questions of Race in Their Organizations [Interview]

by Stephan Maldonado | July 06, 2020

As nationwide protests force business leaders to reckon with how they handle race, we spoke with Chastity Lord about the type of leadership needed right now.

5 Emerging Careers in Nursing

by Sarah Daren | July 02, 2020

As health care changes, new specialties in nursing are emerging to meet the demands of hospitals and patients. Here are five growing nursing careers.

What to Wear to Appear More ‘Trustworthy’ and ‘Authentic’ in Zoom Meetings

by Derek Loosvelt | July 01, 2020

According to a new survey of nearly 500 professionals, there are certain ways to dress for video chats to make you appear more "trustworthy" and "authentic."

An Introvert’s Guide to the Summer Associate Process

by JoAnna Tonini | July 01, 2020

Being an introvert may actually be an asset when it comes to succeeding at a law firm. Here are some skills that introverts can use to their advantage in building a successful summer associate experience.

4 Career Lessons from Janelle Monáe

by Derek Loosvelt | July 01, 2020

There's a lot to learn from the singer, songwriter, actor, performer, producer, and activist Janelle Monáe. Here are four lessons from her successful career.

The Undercover Checklist: Assessing Key Cultural Attributes of a Firm

by Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP | June 30, 2020

A firm's culture is paramount to attorneys' success and fulfillment in their career. Here, attorneys from Paul, Weiss give their tips on learning about a firm's culture while interviewing.

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