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Achieving Interview Success with the STAR Method

By: Rob Porter

During a job interview you’ll be tasked with describing past experiences and accomplishments in a way that is not only relevant to the job you’re applying for, but that also highlights your skills and sets you apart …

By Amanda Martin
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6 Tips for Staying Motivated During a Lengthy Job Search

By: Rob Porter

Job hunting can be exhausting, especially if you’ve applied to numerous jobs and haven’t received a single response. The truth is, finding a great job takes time, so it’s very important that you stay motivated and maintain …

By Amanda Martin
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Renewable Energy Industry Outlook for 2024

Renewables set for a variable-speed takeoff as historic investment, competitiveness, and demand propel their development, while also exacerbating grid, supply chain, and workforce challenges.

In a bifurcated renewable landscape, the solar market brightened in 2023, while wind faced sweeping challenges. …

By Amanda Martin
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What to Say When Negotiating Salary in a Job Offer

Remember that you’re in your most powerful negotiating position before you’ve been hired.

You may not feel powerful before you’ve officially signed a job offer to accept a position. After all, you aren’t even working at the company yet. But …

By Amanda Martin
Amanda Martin
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The Best Data Job Simulations on Forage to Jumpstart Your Career

When you’re searching for a data job you want your resume to shine. And while tailoring yours to the job description is a good way to go, you know you’re not the only person who’ll do that. Having experience in …

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McKelvey Engineering Professional Development Stipend

In an effort to provide an equitable opportunity for students to make professional connections, stay current with developments and advancements in …

WashU CNX

WashU CNX is a mentor-focused online community where you can build connections with fellow students, alumni, and friends of the university …