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How to Get an Internship After Graduation

Should I get an internship after graduation? If this sounds familiar, you’re probably wondering whether to take a job you’re not thrilled about, keep applying to jobs that are hard to get, or focus on internships as a way to get work faster when it’s hard to find a job. First, don’t worry – most people […]

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Should i quit my job – Quiz & FAQ

“Should I quit my job?” If you’ve never asked this question, you probably have a trust fund. Since you’re on this page, you already know your job isn’t working out. Here’s A quick quiz to test if you should quit your job now Factors to consider when asking if you should quit your job Reasons […]

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How to Cold Email For An Internship – Guide & Templates

Overview for how to cold email for an internship Why cold email for an internship? Cold emails work: I’ve gotten jobs, sold products, and put together million-dollar partnerships from cold emails. I’ve also hired people (and interns) based on great cold emails I’ve received. How to cold email for an internship At the end, I’ll […]

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No longer interested in job email – four templates

How do you email a company to tell them you’re no longer interested in a job? Early in the process, it’s fine to simply explain you’re no longer interested. Later, once the company has invested a lot of time interviewing you, it’s better to provide a specific, socially acceptable reason for withdrawing from the job […]

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How to get a job at a career fair – with 8 templates

Career fairs are great places to get hired – especially if you’re in college, recently out of college, or part of another organization putting on a career fair. At any given career fair, there are dozens or hundreds of jobs, just waiting to be harvested.  Below, I’ll share a an overview of the process, including:  […]

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Networking with informational interviews – a complete guide with templates

How to network with informational interviews Informational interviews are the single most important tool for networking your way to a great job. It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the idea of “networking” your way to jobs — especially if you’re just starting your career, making a big transition or are (like me) an introvert. Informational […]

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Is an MBA worth it? Here’s how to make the decision.

Is an MBA worth it? It depends, but I regret getting my Harvard MBA.  As an entrepreneur interested in tech startups, I’d be better off having spent those two years working for someone in a Series B company who is excellent at what I enjoy — product, business development, or growth — instead of going […]

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Simple salary negotiation checklist for your new job

Not sure where to start? Follow the 5-minute salary negotiation checklist below👇. If you want something really simple, just follow the one minute ⏲️ version my friend used to increase their offer by $30,000. 1-Minute salary negotiation checklist 5-minutealary negotiation checklist Since you’ve gotten this far, please: read the whole salary negotiation checklist below. These […]