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How to Negotiate a Job Offer, Including the Salary and Benefits Package

How to Negotiate a Job Offer, Including the Salary and Benefits Package

No matter what stage of life you’re in, you need to know how to negotiate a job offer. These conversations help to identify your values and advance professionally. …

By Kelly Stairs M.A. '10
Kelly Stairs M.A. '10 Assistant Director
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Tips for Answering Behavioral Interview Questions [INFOGRAPHIC]

Do behavioral interview questions strike fear in your heart? You’re not alone. These questions have a bad rap for catching job candidates off guard—but with enough preparation, they don’t have to! Follow these tips for tackling behavioral questions, and you’ll walk …

By Vault Law Editors - Firsthand
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We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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6 Great Questions to Ask Your Interviewer

In interviews, hiring managers and recruiters will inevitably ask, “So, do you have any questions for me?” And when they do, you better have at least a few questions prepared to ask. As for which questions you should ask, below …

By Ellie Yantsan - Firsthand
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We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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What to Do When Employers Are Ignoring You

You’ve spent hours writing your resume, searching job sites, and applying to different roles—only to receive rejection after rejection. And that’s if you even hear back about your application at all. After a while, this all gets pretty exhausting, and …

By Andrew Fennell - Firsthand
Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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Is Your Online Presence Hurting Your Career?

For many of us, social media is an integral part of everyday life—and for many employers, a prospective hire’s online presence can be a major factor in determining employability. In addition to reading through resumes and cover letters, 90% of …

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Career Resources

Professional Communication Handbook

Professional Communication Handbook contains everything you need to know to help set yourself apart from your competition and help you …

Professional Communication Handbook for Education Majors

Professional Communication Handbook for Education Majors contains everything you need to know to help set yourself apart from your competition …

Business/Liberal Arts Resume Samples

This resource includes three different examples of how to write a resume as well as a list of action verbs. …

Build a Better Elementary Education Resume

This resource includes three different examples of how to write a resume for an Elementary Education major. There are different …

Build a Better Secondary Education Resume

This resource includes two different examples of how to write a resume for a Secondary Education major. There are different variations of …

Science Resume Sample