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11 Tips for Video Interview Success

by Lisa Rangel | October 17, 2019

Video interviewing is not the wave of the future; it's already here. So we all have to embrace video interviews and work at recording them successfully. Here are 11 key video interviewing tips that will give you an edge on your competition.

100 Best Internships for 2020

by Vault Careers | October 15, 2019

Based on a survey of nearly 14,000 interns, Vault's 2020 Internship Rankings highlight the most prestigious internships, best overall internships, best industry-specific internships, and programs offering the best quality of life, career development, compensation and benefits, diversity, and employment prospects.

Find an Internship You’ll Love

by Radio Flyer | October 15, 2019

Finding an internship you love can be daunting. Here, Radio Flyer offers expert advice on finding an internship that fits your personal and professional needs.

The Definitive Guide to Starting a Career as a Freelance Consultant

by Nico Prins | October 11, 2019

This definitive guide to starting a career as a freelance consultant teaches you everything you need to know about building your network and pitching clients.

A Guide to Graduate Careers in Engineering

by Ella Hendrix | October 11, 2019

Beginning a career in engineering can seem daunting, but an organized approach can go a long way in finding the right position for you. Check out this guide for things to consider when starting your career in engineering.

How to Lessen Interview Anxiety

by Natalie Fisher | October 07, 2019

Most of us get nervous before and during job interviews. But what causes these feelings of nervousness to arise? Here, we answer this question—and offer specific advice that will help you reduce your interview stress and anxiety.

Vault's 2020 Rankings of the Best Consulting Firms to Work For in Europe!

by Stephan Maldonado | September 24, 2019

Vault's 2020 rankings of the Best Consulting Firms in Europe are here. See who's No. 1 on our Top Consulting, Practice Area, and Quality of Life rankings.

How to Prepare for the Three Parts of an Interview

by Stephen Marshall | September 23, 2019

Typically, an interview has three parts: the "tell me about yourself" part, the "behavioral question" part, and "the do you have any questions for me?" part. Here, you'll find tips for how to prepare for all three parts, so you can nail your next interview.

The Night Before an Interview—A Checklist

by Kaitlin McManus | September 17, 2019

The anxiety that comes the night before a big interview can be worse than the interview itself. Here's a checklist of what to go through the night before so you can relax, let go, and crush your interview.

How to Write Great Networking Emails

by Ellie Coverdale | September 17, 2019

Networking can be difficult, but it can be made a lot easier if you know how to communicate well. To that end, here are some tips for writing great networking emails.

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