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How to Nail Your Zoom Interview

Virtual interviewing presents a few unique challenges to overcome if you want to nail your interview and get the job. If you follow the following pieces of advice, you can help yourself stand out from other applicants for the right reasons and maximize your potential for success.

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Comprehensive & Adaptable SMART Goals Template

While many of us know full-well the benefits of having goals, it is not always easy to set, track, improvise, and achieve them. Here is a SMART goals tracking template built on Google Spreadsheets that you can customize to your own unique needs!

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How a Mistake at My First Internship Taught me about Organization

I felt like I failed my boss and the company because of my behavior. Nonetheless, I try not dwell on my failures; instead, I try to learn from them. Years later, I am now an Audit Associate at KPMG and have found that the organization lessons I learned from my past slip-up has helped me day-to-day operations in the corporate accounting world. 

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How I Landed a Google Interview Using LinkedIn

When it comes to leveraging LinkedIn, my advice to you is simply to “suck it up.” I know it is straightforward, but if you don’t try out those opportunities, you will live with regrets. You have to put yourself out there and gain those experiences. 

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Finding Community in Serving Others in the Medical Field

When I started my undergrad at UC Irvine, I was planning to work on my electronic music YouTube channel full-time and create my own record label one day. It was my time in college that made me switch my path from music to medicine, as I realized I wanted a deeper sense of community and connection with others.

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The 4 Questions to Help You Find Your Purpose

Our generation has so many options given to us. We’re told to pursue this career, take that path. We need to know our purpose and avoid following what others want for and from us. Read on to learn about the 4 questions that can help you find your purpose!

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Finding Your Passion for Others

Part of what makes finding your passion so rewarding is that it oftentimes results in helping others. An athletic trainer may love what they do, but helping others achieve their same goals is what brings the most reward to them. But… how does one find their own passion?

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It’s Not All About the Job Referral

For the longest time, I had this misconception that I would instantly get a job referral once I was able to secure a coffee chat. However, the most valuable piece of advice I can give you when networking is to never go into it expecting to come out with a job referral.

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Have Agency Over Your Actions

I have to admit, I have always kept myself removed from anything “political.” This meant that I shied away from reading current events, articles about the global health crisis, or any news that was too grim. I guess this is what you call “Ignorance is Bliss”…

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Define Yourself Before Others Do it for You — and They Already Are

The saying that “Your brand isn’t what you say it is, it is what others say about you” is so true. The fact that each of us already has a personal brand can be a good or a bad thing. Our brand as defined by others can be accurate, but it can also be completely erroneous in portraying the person we are or want to become. 

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