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The Interview: A Survival Guide

So, after all you did, you’re finally here. After weeks of phone calls, emails, and long nights scouring online postings, you’ve reached the most arduous, delicate, and decisive trail before you get that shiny new job: The interview. Your hair is combed, your business attire is clean and pressed, and your breath smells like you’re […]

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The Block

A bane to writers everywhere, writer’s block can be summarized as a period of creative constipation; where all trains of thought derail and you’re left scrambling to get things back on track before you’re scheduled to arrive.  If you’ve ever needed to write a book report, thesis, or piece of fiction or poetry, then you […]

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Pro:Up and Out

For many students, high school can feel like just another one of those things you have to do. You do your homework, pass your classes, and keep your nose clean until you graduate. But while there’s no doubt that a high school education is a crucial minimum requirement in today’s job market, can we be […]

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Networking Socially (in person)

Everyone should know a guy who knows a guy. Having a rich and extensive network of professional contacts is a necessity in this day and age. People that can vouch for you and what you can do may be all that stands between a new job and another trip to the jobs board. But how […]

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Gorillaz at the Fox – Humanz Tour 2017

It all began late one night on a post-gym trip to Seven Eleven for a bowel ravaging snack. I was just pulling into my parking spot when the ad came on over the radio. I was about to kill the engine, but then I heard a voice. The kind of raspy, gargled, English accented voice […]

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To What Degree: How Much Education is Enough Education?

We’re told from the beginning; if you what to be successful in life and persue your dreams, you need a good education. That all the doors to the best career paths and opportunities only open to those with the keys. In many ways, this is true – top paying positions in the sciences, mathematics, health […]

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Managing your email and passwords is an essential part of your professional life: Prioritizing important work-related messages and clearing your inbox of spam and junk-mail, all the while ensuring that your email address stays your email address. All too often you’ll hear about people – executives and students alike –  that come to find that […]

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Conducting Yourself in the Interview

In previous articles, we’ve covered the basics when it comes to being successful in an interview, but only from one side of the table. Being a hiring manager means that it falls upon you to line your business with people of the best talent and character that you can find. People as good, if not […]

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Broadcast Yourself: In Memory of Old YouTube

We’ve all thought about it at one point or another, “Man, I should start a YouTube channel. That’s got to be some of the easiest money you can make.” While it might be true that the platform’s biggest names could support a comfortable on ad revenue alone, those channels that have actually been able to […]

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Balance: Work vs Play

Balance – a virtue that is culturally universal: Yin and Yang must always be in harmony, angels and demons forever locked in a constant struggle, and the Jedi – well, they didn’t really get it until it was too late. Regardless of your outlook on life, balance is a fundamental principle that we all rely […]