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100 Best Internships for 2020
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.
How to Map Your Career Like an Author Structures Plot
Drawing from the approach that seasoned authors take to structure their stories' plots, here's how to build balanced, effective, unique career paths.
Real Interview Questions and How to Tackle Them
Standing out from the crowd is critical during law firm interviews. Read on for insights from Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP on common types of questions that interviewers ask, why they ask them, and how best to answer them.
The Definitive Guide to Starting a Career as a Freelance Consultant
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.
3 Signs It's Time to Take a Personal Day
Paid time off isn't just a benefit to be used for weeks at the beach; it's also there to use when you need to take a single day off to reboot and re-energize. So if you find yourself experiencing any of these three things, it might be time to take a personal day.
To Make a Positive Impact, Intern at This Global Bank
When deciding where to intern, students often ask themselves two important questions: “Will the work I perform make a difference on the projects I'm staffed on?” and “Will the projects I work on make a significant impact on the world?” Here, you'll find out about one global financial institution that offers students roles and assignments that make a difference.
Why You Should Tell Your Boss You’re Taking a Mental Health Day
The idea of taking a mental health day is becoming more accepted, but most people still call out sick. Here's why you should talk about mental health at work.