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How Not to Start Your Business: a Guide to Ruining Your Chances for Success

You just got your degree, so you’re ready to face the real world. Instead of facing the competition on the market as a recent graduate who’s hunting for their first job, you decide to do things differently: start your own business and face an even greater competition. If your first attempt to start a business …

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2016’s Best & Worst Entry-Level Jobs

With graduation season nearly upon us, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2016’s Best & Worst Entry-Level Jobs Taking stock of the first-timer employment landscape, WalletHub’s analysts compared 109 different types of entry-level positions based on 11 key metrics. Their data set ranges from “median starting salary” to “projected job growth by …

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Answering The Interview Question: “What are your strengths?”

We’ve all been there.  About to walk into an interview, sweaty palms, thinking “I hope I don’t screw this up!”  You have three printed copies of your resume (by the way…this is interview etiquette we should all practice!) and the conversation begins.  Then, the interviewer asks the question: What are your strengths?  You go absolutely …

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