Ask a Manager just posted a complete guide to job interviewing.
I remember the devastating feeling of coming to the end of my MFA in theater and understanding that I would be unlikely to become an academic or a professional theater artist.
I’m a recent humanities PhD with lots of student loan debt struggling to get my life together.
The next installment in Carolita Johnson’s “A Woman’s Work” series is up at Longreads.
It’s not hard to get a job at a major company’s corporate headquarters, especially if you treat it like a goal.
No one else’s pants were cuffed or pleated. My $80 tie was too wide.
This purchase would mark my transition from the casual wardrobes of grad school and summer camp into the sobering reality of the modern American office workplace.
I took a deep breath and said, “I was hoping for more, based on my research on the typical range for this position.”