Author Archives: Angela Brown

Feeling Stuck in Your Career? This Worksheet Will Help You Get Clear on What You Want

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Have you ever felt unhappy or unmotivated at work but struggled to understand exactly why? Maybe you’ve wanted to make a change in your career but have had a hard time figuring out what change that should be. Or maybe …

By Stav Ziv - The Muse
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The Idealist Careers Guide to Mastering the Job Interview | How to Present Yourself in Person

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Once you’ve gotten an invitation to interview, you can be fairly certain that you have already impressed the potential employer—at least on paper. Here’s what to do to ensure that you make a good impression during your in-person interview:

Plan …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
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Levi’s Director of Data Science on the 5 Principles to be Successful

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We recently interviewed Levi’s Director of Data Science, Pallav Agrawal, to discuss how he hires DS candidates and the 5 mindsets aspiring Data Scientists need to master to get a job in the field. Here are the key takeaways.

We’ve …

By Siya Raj Purohit - Springboard
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What Is Digital Media and How Can It Help My Career?

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The term “digital media” is everywhere; you may have seen ads for a “Master’s Degree in Digital Media” or a “Certificate in Digital Media.” But what exactly is digital media, and is it worth learning more about?

In a world …

By Dalia Goldberg - Springboard
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Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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Land a UX Job Using Lean Methodology

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In 2012, I picked up “The Lean Startup and the book rocked my world.

“Lean” introduced a new methodology that has since changed the way many startups and organizations build products. As a career coach, I found out that lean …

By Oz Chen - Springboard
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Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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How to Create a Potent Data Analyst Resume

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Just the other day, I received truly dated, awful advice about resume design from a review service. With renewed fervor, I’m committed to helping people who want to create an outstanding resume, not one that will wind up at the …

By Alexander Eakins - Springboard
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What are Soft Skills and Why are they Important?

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We often hear people being tensed about improving upon their technical skills. What happens next?

They do ace it and yet end up getting rejected. Why?

When we are vying for something big, we only focus on working on the …

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