Four Things to Research Before a Job Interview

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Regardless of where you are in life, a job interview can be a nerve-wracking experience. It is, after all, a great deal of pressure—the impression you make determines whether you will get the job. As a result, you should always …

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5 steps for a killing Cover Letter

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According to the statistics, employers take 5-10 seconds to scan each cover letter, which means you quickly need to give a good first impression. Some people use the same cover letter for every role they apply for, but this is …

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CAPAlumni Spotlight: Gabriella Katz

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Gabriella Katz is a CAPA London alumna who studied abroad in the fall of 2012. In our CAPAlumni series, Gabriella talks about how she grew during her London semester and how study abroad still impacts her day-to-day life.

Tell us about …

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How to Save Time as a Student Entrepreneur

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Creating a brand or building a project outside of your studies can propel you into a great position after you graduate. Internships and extracurricular activities are desirable in today’s hiring environment but to build such a resume a student you’ll …

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The Bottom Line: Land a Summer Analyst Internship at Goldman Sachs

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Every year, top students from all over the U.S. compete for the highly-coveted summer analyst and associate positions at top tier investment banks. It is not uncommon for Wall Street interns to turn their 10-week long summer stint into a …

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3 Interview Mistakes to Avoid in Finance

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Whether we would like to admit it or not, all of us make mistakes in interviews. The key to acing your I-Banking Interview is to avoid the mistakes that students frequently commit. However, in order to do this you need …

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Do An(other!) International Internship

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In today’s job market having work experience is key, and doing an internship is a great way to learn applicable, transferable skills. A great way to stand out in the applicant pool is by doing an international internship. An international work …

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Check out The Huffington Post’s list of 19 Things You’ll Only Understand If You Studied Abroad. How many do you relate to?

Three Reasons It’s Okay to Ask for Feedback After an Interview

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You wrote a great cover letter. You met (or exceeded) all of the requirements for the position. You thought your interview went pretty well. And yet here it is, glaring at you from your inbox: the rejection email.

“After careful …

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Tips for Putting Study Abroad on Your Resume

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Congrats on returning from your experience abroad! You probably made great friends, ventured around foreign cities, and ate delicious food. So how do you demonstrate to an employer all that you learned and the skills that you developed during this …

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