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Nov 2018 . Big Ideas

How to “click” with your interviewer

Think about the last time you knocked an interview out of the park. How did you feel?

Oct 2018 . Big Ideas

Crowdsourced questions & answers

Earlier this week I crowdsourced questions from 2 by 22 subscribers — the response was fantastic with many introspectiv…

Internship Interview Questions
Oct 2018 . How to Guides

Internship interview questions | A playbook to beat the competition

When I was recruiting for an internship in college, it seemed like 90% of my interview preparation for one strategy cons…

Productivity Deep Work
Sep 2018 . Big Ideas

3 powerful strategies to becoming productive at work (or school)

I’ve noticed many professionals early in their careers correlate working long hours with success. Prestigious jobs in professional services (finance, technology, law, etc.) often have demanding work environments with the expectation of consistent 60+ hour work weeks.

Sep 2018 . Big Ideas

How to achieve your most ambitious goals

How frequently do you come up with ambitious goals only to have them fall flat within a few weeks? According to US News, 80% of new year’s resolutions fail by week two of February. Yikes… If you’re like me, you probably have a list of goals for yourself at any given moment. And if you’re really like me, you drop the ball on half of these goals.

Components to Landing A Job Offer
Aug 2018 . How to Guides

How to write a cover letter for highly competitive internships and jobs

Cover letters are one of the greatest mysteries in the internship and full-time recruiting process. Very few people know what a strong cover letter looks like. And I’ll be honest -- the cover letter I used throughout my recruiting process was a B grade at best.

Networking Difficulty
Aug 2018 . Big Ideas

Why last minute networking doesn’t work

But after being on the receiving end of cold emails for a year, I quickly realized it’s incredibly difficult to reply to each person, let alone take every call. I have three strategies for getting in touch with someone who may be targeted by many other applicants:

Anxious Excited
Aug 2018 . Big Ideas

Career Satisfaction = Discontent + Action + Gratitude

You probably subscribe to this blog because you’re a highly self-motivated person trying to figure out how to build a successful career. You think about big questions like“what do I want to do in life,” “how will I get there,” and “what does success mean to me?”

Retirement Wrapper
Jul 2018 . How to Guides

How to start investing | Personal finance after college

This guide is intended to kickstart your knowledge of personal finance as you embark on adult life. I wrote this guide to be a modern, comprehensive guide on how to start investing for recent college graduates with financial secure jobs.

Jul 2018 . Stories

Senior year full-time recruiting — how I ended up at LinkedIn

The final installment of my entire recruiting journey. I discuss my summer internship at Disney, my experience interviewing for Bain and LinkedIn, and choosing an offer.