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Jeanine Skowronski

Jeanine Skowronski is the Head of Content at Forage. She has served as Managing Editor at Red Ventures, Head of Content at Policygenius, Executive Editor of Credit.com, and a columnist for Inc. Magazine. Her work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, American Banker Magazine, Newsweek, Business Insider, Yahoo Finance, MSN, CNBC and more.

8 Old-School Career Tips You Can (Largely) Ignore Now

The modern workplace has changed significantly in recent years, with the COVID-19 pandemic accelerating a transition to remote or hybrid work and inspiring, at least in part, The Great Resignation.  As a result of these and other socioeconomic trends, some formerly tried-and-true job search advice has, well, gone stale. So here are eight old-school career …

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Have a Remote Internship? Here Are 6 Ways to Stand Out

The global pandemic has ushered in an era of remote work, but not all employees are fans of a virtual office. Recent research from Glassdoor found that 70% of interns view remote work negatively, citing difficulty in communication and collaboration in a wholly digital environment.     Remote roles can be challenging, particularly for first-time employees eager …

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How to Get an Internship Without Work Experience

An internship can dramatically improve your odds of securing a full-time job. In fact, 70% of employers offer full-time positions to their interns, according to research from the National Association of Colleges and Employers.  But how exactly can you score your first gig when you … have yet to score your first gig? We chatted …

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Is Investment Management a Good Career Path?

Investment management involves creating, monitoring and optimizing clients’ financial portfolios. The profession can be pretty lucrative: Top financial managers make more than 4.5 times the median annual pay for all professions, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. But is investment management a good career path? We spoke to industry professionals to …

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14 Hiring Manager Secrets for Job Seekers

While official numbers from the U.S. Labor Department suggest the job market is still white-hot, there are signs an economic downturn is coming. But whether the Great Resignation continues or a new recession takes hold, job seekers can benefit from knowing what hiring managers are (and aren’t) looking for during the recruitment process. We rounded …

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No Internship? Here Are 9 Ways to Get Work Experience This Summer

Internships are on the rise. According to a recent survey from the National Association of Colleges and Employers, employers expect to boost their intern hiring by 22.6% for the 2021-22 academic year. But there’s no need to stress if you couldn’t secure one of those coveted spots. For starters, you’re not alone. You’re also not …

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