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Staying Productive During Winter Break

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador Calvin Wang ’19. It’s 2 pm on a Wednesday, you just got out of bed and had some pastries for “lunch.” You sit down to spend yet another day aimlessly scrolling through Instagram in one hand and choosing the next Netflix series to binge on with…

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Managing Finals Season

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Sydney Huang ’20. As the semester is nearing an end, there is still one looming obstacle standing between us and winter break: finals. Saying finals are stressful is an understatement. Although I can’t make finals disappear, here are some tips and tricks on how to make…

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The Importance of Gratitude in the Workplace

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Davele Zephyr ’19.           Thanksgiving is just around the corner and usually around this time, we start to assess what we are grateful for—family, friends, health, but what about our workplace? We all know that the culture in the workplace matters! In fact,…

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Location, Location, Location

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador Michael Horbowy ’18. Location is an important factor in weighing what job offers recent college graduates choose. Location affects every aspect of our lives, and it will impact performance and overall enjoyment of this new phase of your life. While proximity to family is important to…

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No Shows are a No Go

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Ji Hwan Kim ’18.   Let’s start out with a hypothetical situation: Your grandmother’s birthday is fast approaching and this year, you’ve volunteered to organize and plan a big party for her. You’ve taken care of every aspect of the party and you’ve worked diligently enough…

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Navigating Finance as an Underclassman

This bog was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Sydney Huang ‘20 More often than not, I have overheard freshmen or sophomores underestimate themselves and their abilities when it comes to looking for careers in finance. The mentality is that most financial firms are only looking for juniors and seniors so why bother? I’m here to…

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Ready? Set? Go! (To Fall CCD Events)

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Calvin Wang ’19. Hello everyone and welcome back on campus. Hopefully by now, you have settled into your new classes, dorms, and organizations and are ready to start the year off strong. This post will focus on being prepared and ready to jump into recruiting season,…

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