What Does a Copywriter Do and How Do You Become One? Everything You Need to Know

Copy is the text used to sell products in advertising and marketing and copywriters are the professionals who create this copy. Copywriting is a centuries-old craft. One of the oldest surviving advertisements in English was printed on a small sheet …

By Sondra Wolfer - The Muse
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Career Lessons from Adam Driver

You might know Adam Driver from his character Adam Sackler on HBO’s “Girls.” Or you might know Driver from his character Kylo Ren, Darth Vadar’s grandson, in the recent “Star Wars” trilogy. Or you might know Driver from one of …

By Derek Loosvelt - Firsthand
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How to Become a Quantitative Analyst

A quantitative analyst is a type of financial analyst that uses math, statistics, and coding to help improve the finance industry. These analysts typically work for investment banks but can be found at any company where finance and coding can …

By McKayla Girardin - Forage
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The Ups And Downs of Being a Public Relations Assistant

While there are a lot of advantages to being a public relations assistant, there are some downsides as well. Most pr jobs involve having to deal with a lot of pressure from different directions, and none more so when starting …

By William Frierson - College Recruiter
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7 Things to Consider When Beginning a Freelance Career

For many people, freelancing represents the final frontier of career progression, something they’ve been working towards their entire career. Freelancing holds numerous possibilities. Autonomy. Flexibility. Control over the projects you take on. And the ability to chart your own course.

By Stephan Maldonado - Firsthand
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How To Build An Emergency Fund As A College Student

If you think you can put off starting an emergency savings fund until after graduation, think again. One surprise injury or hospital stay can drain your bank account and prevent you from working on income-generating activities. An emergency fund is …

By Magnus Eriksen
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How to Prep for a Case Study Interview

A case study interview isn’t your average interview. While most interviews ask you to give examples of how you use your skills on the job, in a case study interview, you’ll use those skills in front of the interviewer to …

By Rachel Pelta - Forage
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How an Internship Shapes your Career

Students are often reluctant to intern because they worry their internship will only consist of uninspiring tasks for little or no money. The truth is, although not all internships pay in cash, they do pay in other ways. An internship …

By GEP - Firsthand
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7 Side Hustles That Pay Well

If you’re working full time and still having trouble making ends meet, or you’re just breaking even and looking for ways to earn more money, it might be time to get a side hustle. Here are seven side hustles that bring in …

By Jane Hurst - Firsthand
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Six Lucrative Career Paths for Liberal Arts Majors

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Despite what you may have heard, there are many great liberal arts careers to choose from that pay very well. As many students know, settling on a career path as an undergrad can be …

By William Frierson - College Recruiter
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