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3 Key Personality Traits of a Creative Mindset

by Nir Bashan | August 14, 2020

Unlocking your creativity can be as easy as embracing three personality traits that you already have.

5 Skills That Will Be In Demand in a Post-Pandemic World

by Heather Redding | August 09, 2020

COVID-19 will irrevocably change the modern workplace. Here are some of the skills you'll need to stand out from the crowd in a post-pandemic world.

5 Ways to Address Gaps in Your Resume

by Andrew Fennell | August 04, 2020

Here's how to address employment gaps in your resume and sell yourself as a solid job candidate.

Should You Go Straight to Law School from College or Take a Break?

by Vault Law Editors | July 29, 2020

The Vault Law interns weigh in on their paths to law school, and what advice they have for anyone considering making the leap to a legal career.

An Interview with Morgan State University's Director of the Center for Career Development [Part 2]

by Stephan Maldonado | July 23, 2020

Part 2 of our interview with the Director of Morgan State's career center covers the impact of BLM on Black students returning to school or entering the workforce.

An Interview with Morgan State University's Director of the Center for Career Development [Part 1]

by Stephan Maldonado | July 16, 2020

We spoke with the Director of Morgan State's Center for Career Development about how to engage with students digitally and the job search during COVID-19.

How to Lead During a Pandemic

by Dr. Barbara Hewitt | June 18, 2020

Dr. Barbara Hewitt, Executive Director of Career Services at the University of Pennsylvania, discusses the steps she took to lead her team through the pandemic.

Maintaining a Focus on Career Readiness During the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Michelle L. Kyriakides, Ed.D | June 03, 2020

The Director of Hofstra University's Career Center discusses how career services professionals can continue to focus on serving students amidst the pandemic.

How Career Services Professionals Can Prepare Students for Uncertainty in the Age of COVID-19

by Matt Cardin | May 19, 2020

Students face a daunting job search during this pandemic. How can career services professionals prepare students for the unexpected in the age of COVID-19?

How the Coronavirus Pandemic Is Affecting Admissions: A Q&A with Anna Ivey, Admissions Consultant

by Kaitlin McManus | April 10, 2020

What does the COVID-19 pandemic mean for professional school admissions? Vault consults an expert on what to expect in the wake of our new reality.

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