4 Ways to Answer the Interview Question “When Can You Start?”

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I remember my first time hearing “When can you start?” while interviewing for a job. I had finally gotten the call to meet with a prospective employer and spent hours beforehand practicing responses for the standard interview questions.

But I …

By The Muse
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5 Steps to Disclosing an Invisible Disability at Work

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Once upon a time, I had a high-level job at a national magazine. I was up for a promotion to editor-in-chief and was invited to lunch with the company’s VP. He was a tall guy with legs as long as …

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Apply to become a Longitude Fellow or a Longitude Contributor

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Are you an intellectually curious college student who would like to:

* lead conversations with professionals,
* explore cutting-edge intersections of fields where careers of the future are converging,
* and share experiences through writing?

Apply to become a Longitude Fellow or a …

By Troy Hopkins
Troy Hopkins Director, Undergraduate Career Counseling Troy Hopkins
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The Email You Have to Send After Interviewing for an Internship

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The hunt for a great internship has a lot of moving parts. You’ve got to write a resume, tailor it to each position, and potentially prep for multiple rounds of interviews.

But even if you aced that interview, you’re not …

By The Muse
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Congrats Cassandra on your internship with Savage Brands!

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We would like to give a big shout out to Cassandra, a senior studying Marketing at the C.T. Bauer College of Business, for completing her internship with  Savage Brands!

When we asked Cassandra about what she did to get her …

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How To Answer: Why Do You Want This Job?

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One of the most important questions you’ll ever be asked in an interview is, ‘Who would win in a fight, Batman or Superman?’ Just kidding! (The answer is Batman BTW.)

The most important question actually is: Why do you want …

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15 Quick Tips for Working with Recruiters and Headhunters

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Article by Katharine Hansen, Ph.D.

If you’re engaged in a full-blown job search, you may wonder if you should work with a recruiter. Or perhaps you find that recruiters are seeking you out, whether you are …

By Megan Bauml
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CNBC: Amazon is hiring more than 200 people to work from home — here are tips to land a job

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Working from home can give you flexibility, independence and even save you money over time on things like transportation and food. And some work-from-home gigs pay as much as six figures.

Now at Amazon, there is no shortage of open …

By Raji Aiyer
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Use This Email Template to Reschedule a Job Interview (Without Destroying Your Chances)

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You’ve had a job interview scheduled for days (maybe even weeks) when the unthinkable happens: You need to reschedule.

Perhaps you need to deal with a family emergency and will be out of town for the next several days. Or, …

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Freshman or Sophomore with 3.2+ GPA? Shell Future Business Leader Summit

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Are you curious what a business career at Shell looks like?  Have you assumed that most students that come to work at Shell are engineers?  We would like to welcome you to …

By Troy Hopkins
Troy Hopkins Director, Undergraduate Career Counseling Troy Hopkins
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