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#InternPro Chat | Lessons from Superheroes: How to Create a Powerful Career (No Cape Required)

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Sometimes a career can seem like a comic book – filled with foes to fight and obstacles to overcome. Some days, it may even feel like there’s an Arch-villain hiding in a secret lair whose diabolical plan is to ruin your future and stamp out your success. What is a mere mortal to do? After all, you’re not faster than a speeding bullet. You can’t leap tall buildings in a single bound. But fear not! You don’t have to wear tights and a cape to have superpowers. The trick is learning to apply the powers you already have toward building a powerful career   

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#InternPro Chat | Workplace Etiquette: The Unwritten Rules Every Newbie Must Follow

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You secured the job of your dreams. You know your role and the company’s expectations. You’re ready! Or, so you think.

You still need to figure out workplace etiquette, including those unwritten rules that exist in every company.   

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#InternPro Chat: How to Keep Your First Impression from Becoming Your Last

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When it comes to searching for a job, a great deal importance is placed on making a good first impression. First impressions matter. For hiring managers who can only spend a small amount time with each candidate, the first impression you make is likely all they’ll remember. That’s why you have be sure that whether your first impression is conveyed online, through your resume, or in an interview, you prepare to be at your best.   

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#InternPro Chat: Old-School Loyalty: Obsolete or Key to a Great Career?

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Today, more than ever before, a job has become a transitory thing. After all, a volatile economy has changed they way we think about our career and our future.

So does that mean loyalty is a thing of the past?   

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#InternPro Chat: Making the Most Out of Mentorship Opportunities

mentorship opportunities

Are you taking full advantage of the mentorship opportunities available to you?

“Mentorship” is one of the most common phrases in career development. But what, exactly, does it mean? What is a mentor and how do you find one?   

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#InternPro Chat: The 2018 Job Search: Today’s Job Interview Trends, Tricks, and Tools

2018 job search

Are you hoping that your new year includes a new job? Well, the first month of 2018 has flown by, and by now, many of your new year’s resolutions have fallen by the wayside. But you can’t abandon your career goals so soon. Whether you’re looking for a new job or your first job, 2018 could very well be your year. The job market is growing. Employers are placing you in the driver’s seat. It’s time to slip behind the wheel and rev up your 2018 job search.   

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