Author Archives: YEC

Don’t Follow These 12 Outdated Tips for Job Hunting in 2020

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Not all job search advice is evergreen. Some, despite the best of intentions, is flat out obsolete. But how to you know how to tell the advice that works in today’s job search from the outdated tips of yesterday?   

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11 Essential Job Interview Questions Every Candidate Must Ask

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You may have heard the cliché about “a job interview is not an interrogation.” Well, some statements have reached cliché status because they are so true, so often. But to make sure your next interview is a conversation (and not the dreaded interrogation), what essential interview questions should you ask?   

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10 Must-Know Tips for Your First (or Next) Round of Salary Negotiations

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For even the most hardened workforce veteran, salary negotiations can be stressful. For a young professional, negotiating that first salary bump can be excruciating. To make that process less stressful and more productive, we asked members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) this question:

What is your best advice for young professionals when entering their first (or next) round of salary negotiations?   

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10 Things You Must Do to Make the Most of Your New Summer Internship

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It’s that time of year again. College students, along with some soon-to-be grads, will shortly begin a summer internship.   

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11 Surefire Ways to Impress Your Next Millennial Boss

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Get ready… the Millennial boss might have a much different approach to management. Here’s how to impress them, every time…   

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Negotiating Salary: 10 Things to Remember When Seeking a Raise

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You’ve done a good job. You’re making an impact on the bottom line of your employer. You’re contributing positively to the company culture. So you’re thinking: Maybe this is a good time to time to ask for a raise? It most likely is.

But as many young professionals have learned, negotiating salary is a tricky business…   

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