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5 Things I Learned at my First Job Out of College

May 25th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet By Adam Swerdlow Today marks month five at my first job out of college. Interestingly, the statistics show only a quarter of college grads work within their field of study. I majored in Psychology with a Minor in Business and landed an internship at a communications agency, Wye Communications. I’ve learned a lot throughout […]

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Dress for Success: Cracking Office Dress Codes

January 24th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet I’ll never forget the summer afternoon when Sears CEO Arthur Martinez agreed to a “trial” casual days program for corporate headquarters. The always impeccably attired CEO’s two requests: trial period would run until Labor Day and we would make sure employees understood the difference between business casual and beach casual. Our ensuing Do’s and Don’ts Fashion […]

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Edelman’s Jay Porter: ‘You Don’t Have to Leave to Get Your Next Adventure’

January 4th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy Melanie Mills Q. What is Edelman’s work culture? A: Edelman’s culture is entrepreneurial. Fast moving. It’s a culture defined by one of Dan Edelman’s sayings: “Everyone is an account executive.” Teams work closely together and partner to give the right solution to the client. All efforts are made collectively. The more senior you get, […]

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Advice From a Planner: Don’t Plan It

December 21st, 2016 · No Comments

Tweet By Chris Devadatta Many interview questions crack me up, but my favorite has to be, “Where do you see yourself in “X” number of years?” It’s remarkable a.) how different everyone’s answers are and b.) what we believe can get us to this goal. A proud planner myself (I don’t go on vacation without […]

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The Biggest Risk is Not Taking One At All

November 21st, 2016 · No Comments

Tweet By Al Chen It’s cliche as they come, but I couldn’t stop saying this to myself while I spent the entire week at work figuring out what my goals were going to be for the quarter to prove I should get a promotion. I was extremely lucky and fortunate to work at one of […]

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