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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."

Behind the Scenes of Freshfields' Virtual Summer Associate Program

by Vault Law Editors | June 25, 2020

In the wake of COVID-19, many law firms have reshaped their summer associate programs to become remote. In this video interview, Vault spoke with lawyers from Freshfields about the ins and outs of the firm's virtual summer associate program.

5 Things to Consider Before Moving for a New Job During Covid-19

by Samantha Rupp | June 25, 2020

There are many good reasons to relocate for a new job. However, due to Covid-19, there are many things to consider before making this life-changing decision.

4 Bad Work-From-Home Habits to Break

by Kaitlin McManus | June 24, 2020

We've been working from home long enough to develop some bad habits. What are yours, and how can you break them?

How to Ethically Grow Your Business During the Pandemic

by Matt Diggity | June 23, 2020

Despite COVID-19, it is possible for entrepreneurs to grow their business without compromising their values. See how to ethically do business in this new era.

How to Organize Your Home Office

by Vault Careers | June 23, 2020

Organizing your home office is important for productivity, so check out this infographic for some tips on making sure everything is in its proper place.

Five Ways to Mix Up Your Work-From-Home Routine

by Shelley Awe | June 23, 2020

We've been working from home for a while now. If you feel your productivity and motivation slipping, here are a few tricks to try for a work-from-home reboot.

5 Remote Work Tools You Need Other Than Zoom and Slack

by Melissa Bethany | June 22, 2020

If you work from home, you might have a video conferencing tool and real-time communication tool, but do you have these five other essential tools?

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.

What the Future of E-commerce Means for Employment Opportunities

by Nicholas Shaw | June 16, 2020

E-commerce has skyrocketed in growth, and revenue has risen more since the pandemic. Here's what the future of e-commerce means for employment opportunities.

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