Advice for College Students

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Whether your a soon-to-be grad or a recent grad, here are the resources that will get you where you want to be.

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Here's how to write every type of professional email. We've got advice plus templates. Professional Networking, Best Careers, Email Templates, Back To Basics, Resume Writing, Free Downloads, Level Up, Career Advice, Business Travel

Back to Basics: Networking Templates | Career Contessa

Here's how to write every type of professional email. We've got advice plus templates.

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What's the one thing you wish you'd been told?

Sound off: What's the ONE thing you wish you had been told before you started your first job?! Share in the comments!

We know, mindfulness is a buzzy word, but it is meaningful. As people—and especially as women—we rarely slow down enough to take in our accomplishments. It’s our hope that, by taking five minutes on a Friday, you can create and maintain a dedicated time to really look at the week behind you.  So, take out your timer and set it to sixty seconds. Here’s an easy 5-step way to summarize your week and more info via our link in bio. Career Goals, Career Advice, Career Development, Personal Development, Secret To Success, Resume Writing, Dream Life, Positive Thoughts, Self

How to Write a Self-Evaluation

We know, mindfulness is a buzzy word, but it is meaningful. As people—and especially as women—we rarely slow down enough to take in our accomplishments. It’s our hope that, by taking five minutes on a Friday, you can create and maintain a dedicated time to really look at the week behind you. So, take out your timer and set it to sixty seconds. Here’s an easy 5-step way to summarize your week and more info via our link in bio.

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Growth Mindset v. Fixed Mindset

Growth mindsets are what allow us to reach those big bodacious goals we have, but how do we get there? How do we change from a fixed mindset (btw this is normal!) to a growth mindset that lets us move past the limitations we see? Link in bio to listen to today's Femails podcast episode and learn how you can (literally) train your brain for growth! Plus, @alexandrabader_ a recruiter at Hulu is answering your job search questions in “Dear Career Contessa” https://apple.co/2CwKLMc

In 2020, Generation Z outnumber millennials and make up 24% of the workforce. However, just like millennials before them they bring different needs and desires to the workplace. Generation Z, Career Advice, Business Travel, College Students, Adulting, Workplace, Growing Up, Behavior, Investing

Gen Z and the Workforce

In 2020, Generation Z outnumber millennials and make up 24% of the workforce. However, just like millennials before them they bring different needs and desires to the workplace.

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5 Easy Steps to Writing a Cover Letter | Career Contessa

A cover letter is important. While your resume explains the what of your professional past, your cover letter provides the how. Here are 5 easy steps to writing a cover letter. | Career Contessa

Here, we are going to break down how to infuse your own career story into your personal portfolio—and how Squarespace can help you use language, colors, fonts, and photos to tell your story online. Build A Story, Writing Therapy, Building A Personal Brand, Writing A Cover Letter, Finding A New Job, Job Interview Tips, Best Careers, Personal Portfolio, Career Development

How to Tell Your Professional Story Online

Here, we are going to break down how to infuse your own career story into your personal portfolio - and how Squarespace can help you use language, colors, fonts, and photos to tell your story online.

Think of this as the perfect LinkedIn 101 course that will help you understand the essential aspects of using LinkedIn to your advantage. | Career Contessa Job Career, Career Advice, Career Development, Personal Development, Phone Interviews, Job Search Tips, Job Interview Questions, Career Inspiration, Best Careers

How to Build the Perfect LinkedIn Profile, According to Recruiters | Career Contessa

Think of this as the perfect LinkedIn 101 course that will help you understand the essential aspects of using LinkedIn to your advantage. | Career Contessa

Replying to a rejection email, especially when you really want the job, is hard. Here's a template to help you find the words. Find A Job, Get The Job, Rejection Hurts, Phone Interviews, Job Satisfaction, Job Search Tips, Job Interview Questions, Job Security, First Job

Job Rejection Email Template | Career Contessa

Replying to a rejection email, especially when you really want the job, is hard. Here's a template to help you find the words.

Spend your next 2 minutes reading how you can make your cover letter stand out and excite the recruiter. Here are five ideas to get a hiring managers attention from the first line of your cover letter. Basic Cover Letter, Cover Letter Tips, Cover Letter For Resume, Cover Letter Template, Great Cover Letters, Job Interview Tips, Job Interview Questions, Job Interviews, Interview Preparation

5 Opening Lines That Will Make Your Cover Letter Stand Out

Here are five ideas to get a hiring manager's attention from the first line of your cover letter. | Career Contessa

Here’s our challenge to you: before hightailing it to your next weekend full of hikes, Netflix, and yoga—take a minute to reflect on the week you completed. | Career Contessa Pilates Reformer, Pilates Yoga, Finding A New Job, Together Lets, Best Track, Best Careers, Career Development, Vinyasa Yoga, Yin Yoga

Why You Need to Write a Weekly Self-Evaluation

Here’s our challenge to you: before hightailing it to your next weekend full of hikes, Netflix, and yoga—take a minute to reflect on the week you completed. | Career Contessa

Here are a few (dozen) ideas of sign-offs and the messages they could convey. Group Interview, Phone Interviews, Sign Off, Best Careers, Professional Attire, Career Advice, College Students, Adulting, Growing Up

Better Than "Best,": Unexpected Ways to End an Email | Career Contessa

Here are a few (dozen) ideas of sign-offs and the messages they could convey.

Over 95% of recruiters use LinkedIn to source and hire candidates— is your profile ready? Job Career, Career Advice, Finding A New Job, Career Inspiration, Career Development, Job Search, Step By Step Instructions, Resume, Jobs Jobs

The LinkedIn Lab: Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile And Double Your Job Leads

Over 95% of recruiters use LinkedIn to source and hire candidates— is your profile ready?