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10 Mistakes to Avoid as You Start That Summer Gig

First Day Impression

You’re about to start your summer internship or job, or maybe your first real gig after graduation. Of course, you want to start off on the right foot, making a positive impression on your new boss and colleagues.

So now is a good time to avoid some all-too-common rookie mistakes, like these…   

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9 Rookie Networking Moves That Hurt Your Personal Brand


You may not know it yet, but while you are working hard to build a respectable personal brand – you may be doing the exact opposite. While you labor to extend your contact list and sphere of influence – you are actually limiting your potential.

All because you’re making these nine easily fixable rookie networking mistakes:   

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