Author Archives: Aamir Syed

10 Tips to Help You Land Your First Marketing Job

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So you want to get into marketing. Perhaps you studied marketing in college and are ready to apply what you’ve learned in the real world. Or you had a different major but have been leaning toward marketing as a career …

By Kevin Payne - The Muse
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5 Digital Skills That Will Help You Get A Better Title And Make More Money At The Start Of Your Career

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Getting your degree is a major investment in yourself, but your learning shouldn’t stop there. While a science or liberal arts education can serve as an important foundation for your other skills, you’re still going to need those “other skills” …

By Liam Berry - WayUp Guide
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Resources for Job Seeking in Difficult Times from The Muse

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A Note from the Editor of the Muse: Recently, many of us have shifted our attention from the fear, grief, anger, and uncertainty related to the current pandemic, to many of those same emotions as they relate to the state …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
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8 Tips for Combating Coronavirus Anxiety When You Still Have to Do Your Job Every Day

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The COVID-19 pandemic has altered life—and work—as we know it. If you still have a job and income to count on, you already know how lucky you are compared to the millions of people who are suddenly unemployed. But that …

By Leah Campbell - The Muse
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9 Creative Ways to Stay Connected to Your Coworkers When You’re All Working From Home

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We don’t need to explain that it’s an unprecedented moment. While remote work has been steadily increasing over time, our current situation is a whole new ballgame with entire workforces going remote overnight. We’re sure you’ve seen the usual work-from-home …

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7 Essential Tips for Working From Home During the Coronavirus Pandemic

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In the midst of the new coronavirus pandemic, many companies are implementing voluntary or mandatory work-from-home policies. That means lots of us are dealing with an unusual challenge: working from home for the first time, full-time.

Even if you’ve done …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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7 Ways to Help Others During the Coronavirus Pandemic

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If there is one common thread among idealists, it’s our deep desire to help and support others, be they family members, members of our community, or fellow humans across the globe. We understand that for most (if not all) of …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
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7 Tips for Working From Home With Kids When Coronavirus Has Shut Everything Down

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The World Health Organization has declared the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic. Things are changing quickly every day, and most of us have seen our typical routines turned upside down. More and more workplaces are allowing or requiring remote work, while …

By Teresa Douglas - The Muse
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How to Prepare for a Video Interview

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Editor’s Note: When this post was originally written, we admittedly did not have the understanding we have now of the severity and extent of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). But with more employers encouraging social distancing to control the spread of …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni - Idealist Careers
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Coronavirus Concerns? Here’s How to Ask for a Virtual Interview

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We are officially living through some pretty scary times. Fears over the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, have already resulted in significant changes to the way we go about our daily lives. For many of us, the adjustment to “the new normal” …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
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Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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