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How my friend got a high-power finance job by walking his dog

July 15th, 2009 · 4 Comments

The job market was very bad in 2003 while I was in business school. It was a few days before the end of the school year. My friend Jacob was still without an internship. The recruiting process had been particular hard for Jacob because he came from an unconventional background and he was trying to […]

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Tags: Learning and Growing · Recruiting & Job Hunting

What’s the most effective way to network?

January 22nd, 2009 · No Comments

I don’t enjoy small talk. I know many people who think "networking" is more painful than having a root canal. 🙂 But, we all know that networking is very important for getting a job or running a business. The funny thing is that the most effective way to socialize and network has nothing to do […]

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Tags: Career Fast Track · Learning and Growing