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Vault’s Careers Blog covers working world news and trends, with advice and strategies for modern careerists. Careers Blog contributors advise on everything from cover letters to exit interviews, with an ear to the ground on recruiting trends, unemployment numbers, and the ever changing job market.

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How to Thrive While Taking a Career Break [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Bestow | November 15, 2019

84% of millennials plan to take a career break. Are you one of them? Explore your options for a career break and how to plan for one with this cool infographic.

There Are 4 Types of Bosses: Which Type Are You?

by Nancy Richardson & Rochelle Davidson, CPCC, ACC | November 12, 2019

Research suggests that people often quit their bosses, not their companies. There are four main types of bosses. Read on to discover what kind of boss you are.

6 Resume Trends to Follow If You Want to Land an Interview

by Jane Hurst | November 12, 2019

In order for your resume to stand out, it needs to be flawless as well as current. Here are six resume trends to follow that will increase your chances of getting an interview.

How to Be Small Talk Savvy During the Job Search

by David Solloway | November 11, 2019

To be successful in the job search, you need to be ready to engage in small talk at a moment’s notice. Here are several tips to help you become small talk savvy in interviews and while networking.

How to Launch a Career in the Energy Industry

by Vault Careers | November 05, 2019

Looking for a rewarding industry to grow in? Look no further than the energy sector. Check out all of our energy industry resources to see if it's the right field for you and to set yourself up for success in this exciting field.

Adulting 101: What Benefits Should You Expect From a Potential Employer?

by Abbott | November 05, 2019

Top employers in today's market offer a wide range of benefits to entice recent graduates. Here are five you'll want to look for during your job search.

How to Make Your Home Office a More Creative Space

by Suhayl Laher | November 04, 2019

If you’re able to work from home, even part time, there are ways to make your home office a creativity incubator. Here are four tips for building a creativity breeding ground at home.

Top 8 Jobs for Communications Majors

by Jane Hurst | November 04, 2019

If you have an undergraduate degree in communications, there are many jobs available to you—no matter if you’re a recent grad or experienced professional looking to switch careers.

How to Write a Networking Email to Land Your First Job Out of College

by Sujan Patel | November 04, 2019

It's not what you know—it's who you know. Check out these tips for writing a stellar networking email to help you get your foot in the door when you're just starting out.

4 Steps to Becoming an Innovator Without Quitting Your Job

by Dr. Kaihan Krippendorff | November 04, 2019

When it comes to "innovation", people often have an idealized notion of quitting their job to invent the next big thing. How can you become an innovator without quitting your job?

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