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New Job? Definitely Sign Up for 401K

February 1st, 2011 · No Comments

401K, new employee,

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Tags: Advice from a Pro · First Day on the Job · Q&As

Getting Through Your First Weeks of Work

June 9th, 2010 · No Comments

Tweet Many young professional career advice tips proffer suggestions on how to prepare for the interview, how to construct the perfectly executed resume, or how to get your personal brand on. In short, they talk about everything that you need to do before you step into the office for the first time.  Or, on the […]

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Indirect Route to Future Global PR Jobs

May 7th, 2010 · No Comments

Tweet  Since this blog began, Culpwrit has been encouraging readers to consider taking indirect routes toward their dream jobs.  Last year, I met with Palak Shah as he was assessing his desire to make a career transition from law to public relations or other field.  Palak eventually chose an very interesting career shift, and shares his “how to do it” in the following […]

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Tags: Careers · First Day on the Job · Guest Post

I Hate PR People — Not So Much

March 8th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Tweet   Brad Culp  During the three years I spent as a journalist I probably uttered the words, “I hate PR people” at least 200 times. That probably sounds a little surprising considering my father has made a career out of public relations (and it paid for my journalism degree), but I always reasoned that he […]

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Advice From a Job Market Jungle Survivor

September 16th, 2009 · 4 Comments

Tweet   Elise Spadavecchio Confidence, Courage and Enthusiasm. That was my dad’s advice before my first speech in 5th grade. Last fall, I walked into my internship with the same excitement as I had during my speech, ready to blow everyone out of the water and get hired in a week. Well, I did have my confidence, […]

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Tags: First Day on the Job · Job Search