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100 Best Internships for 2021

by Vault Careers | October 27, 2020

This past summer, we surveyed more than 11,000 current and former interns from more than 100 internship programs. Here are the programs that interns rated the best.

How the Trump Administration's New H-1B Wage-Increase Rule Affects International Students

by Derek Loosvelt | October 15, 2020

In the wake of a new rule raising the wages that employers must pay H-1B visa holders, we spoke to international student career expert Marcelo Barros.

5 Ways to Protect Your Team Against Cyber Attacks

by Leah Collins | September 30, 2020

Tech advances are making it easier for cyber criminals to take advantage of security loopholes. Here's what you can do to ensure your team's data security.

How to Launch a Career as an SEO Specialist

by Mike Khorev | September 29, 2020

SEO careers are great paths for new grads and experienced professionals looking to switch fields. Here's how to launch and build a career as an SEO specialist.

Career Change Advice from One of America's Most Successful Women

by Derek Loosvelt | September 28, 2020

Liz Elting is one of Forbes' “Richest Self-Made Women”—and an experienced career changer. Here, she offers tips for other professionals looking to make a change.

5 Tips for Protecting Personal Data When Working Remotely

by Leah Collins | September 11, 2020

When working remotely, it’s important to take extra precautions to protect your personal data. Here's how to do that.

Must-Have Productivity Apps in a Remote Working World

by Sam Radbil | September 02, 2020

Here are several apps and platforms sure to boost your productivity while working remotely.

How to Write a Data Science Resume

by Dorian Martin | August 19, 2020

It can be difficult to stand out from the crowd of likeminded data scientists, so here’s how to optimize your data science resume.

6 Fast-Growing Software Engineer Careers

by Juned Ghanchi | August 13, 2020

Based on current market trends and projections, here are six of the fastest-growing career paths for software engineers.

The Benefits of Including Your Kids on Zoom Calls

by Derek Loosvelt | August 06, 2020

Vault spoke with Jolene Cramer, a former Microsoft executive and now senior marketing director at Limeade, about why her kids are joining her video calls.

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