Actuary vs Accountant: What’s the Difference?

An actuary reviews data to calculate risks, typically for insurance premiums or business decisions. On the other hand, an accountant compiles and reports financial information for things like taxes, year-end statements, and budgeting.

While the careers have many overlaps — both …

By McKayla Girardin - Forage
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5 Ways Women of Color Can Prioritize Their Well-Being at Work

When I first started working in corporate America, the idea of getting my next raise, promotion, or bonus motivated me to the point that I sometimes worked 60-80 hour weeks trying to prove my worth. And while I felt validated …

By Latesha Byrd - The Muse
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Beyond Salary: How to Calculate the Total ROI of an Executive MBA

There is a very strong connection between the quality of your education and the overall potential of your career. Those who have received a higher degree of education simply earn more than those who have stopped in their educational path …

By Ivy Exec - Ivy Exec
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Exclusive interview about internships and skill development with college admissions expert Heather Ayres

Intern From Home is thrilled to welcome college admissions expert Heather Ayres (who has served on the Boards of Admission at Wellesley College and Brown University) for a Q&A Series about the value of internships, developing real-world experience, and even …

By Chuck Isgar - Intern From Home
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Helping students from 600+ colleges learn about how to find and get an internship/job, use LinkedIn, prepare for interviews, write a cover letter/resume, make the most of their role, and more.
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Best Entertainment Law Firms in the U.S.

Have you ever wondered who handles all the contracts and copyrights for those working in music, TV, film, theater, and publishing? Entertainment law firms and attorneys represent and protect the interests of both companies and creatives in the entertainment industry.

By Emily Courtney - Forage
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Nonprofit Speak 101 | Learn the Lingo

If you’ve worked in social impact for a while, you’re probably familiar with the terminology used by nonprofit professionals to describe the ins and outs of operating in a mission-driven environment. But if you’re new to the sector, or making …

By Jaxx Artz - Idealist Careers
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Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Urban, Suburban, or Rural Practice: Pros and Cons

For physicians, leaving training (whether that be residency or fellowship) signals a major shift in agency over one’s life. This may sound dramatic, but from medical school acceptance to matching, the geographic location of one’s posting is more often a …

By Laura Gilroy, MD - Hospital Recruiting
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20 Common Data Science Interview Questions

Getting ready for data science interview questions is, in some respects, no different than preparing for an interview in any other industry. You’ll research the company, prepare answers to common interview questions, and review your portfolio to use during the …

By Rachel Pelta - Forage
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How to build habits that make you a wonderful communicator

In our last post, we talked about why it’s important to follow up with the person who introduced you to someone else (after your call with the person you were introduced to). There was a common theme throughout that post: …

By Chuck Isgar - Intern From Home
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Why Ambitious Science Students Should Consider Keck Graduate Institute

Please introduce yourself and what your role is at Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) 

Kamika Phillips, Senior Admissions Outreach Representative at KGI. I travel throughout the nation to promote academic programs at KGI. In this role, I establish partnership agreements with …

By Lauren Ly
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