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How to Use Personality Type to Find a Career You Love

Sometimes it takes time to find a career you love. If yours doesn’t feel right, now might be the best time to make a change for the better. Over 40% of the global workforce is on the brink of resigning, …

By Ivy Exec - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
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20+ Cities Where Women, Under 30, Out-Earn Men

Research shows younger Millennials and Gen Z women in certain cities out-earn their male counterparts. See Forbes article for more:

https://www.forbes.com/sites/jenamcgregor/2022/03/28/women-under-30-are-out-earning-menor-at-least-reaching-pay-parity-in-these-22-cities/?sh=11cd4b79703a

By Jessica Pugliese
Jessica Pugliese Career Advisor
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A Guide to Changing Careers

What do you want to be when you grow up?  We change our answer as we get older.  As kids, we went from wanting to be cowboys to then changing our answers to include police officers, astronauts, and rocket scientists. …

By Jon Minners - Firsthand
Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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7 Questions to Ask Yourself That Are More Important Than “What’s My Passion?”

If you’re a millennial or a Gen Z’er, you’ve probably been taught that the key element to choosing a career involves “discovering your passions.” Perhaps a counselor, teacher, or parent has even told you that “if you love what you …

By Taylor Tobin via Fairygodboss - Firsthand
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6 IRL Networking Tips for Introverts

The country is reopening, with more and more in-person events being held each day. This means that in-real-life networking will soon return. While this might be a welcome development to some, to others, including many introverts, this might be daunting. …

By Andi Croft - Firsthand
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