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Need a Job? Work Your Alumni Network

Jonathan Greenglass graduated in 2009 from Holy Cross with a degree in Sociology and something maybe even more important, a job. He was hired as an analyst by the investment banking firm, Sandler O’Neill, and attributes his success in getting … Continue reading

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Salary – Chicken and the Egg

Pete was laid off from a position he had been in for 15 years. The good news was he had an interview next week and just needed a little advice on interviewing. We scheduled him in and put him through … Continue reading

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They Took My Ideas and Gave Somebody Else the Job

We met over coffee with a Director of Sales who told us of a recent experience he had interviewing at a company. He went through several rounds of interviews and by all accounts he was headed for an offer. The … Continue reading

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The Best Answers to: How Do You Manage?

Companies are always looking for people who have the potential to advance within the organization. One of the keys to progressing is being an effective manager. When we’re interviewing candidates we spend a significant amount of time on the management … Continue reading

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How to Interview Well and Get That Job

Obviously the marketplace is tight, which is why it’s even more important to say and do the right things in an interview. Companies are more selective now and less likely to overlook a stumble. If you’re taking the time to … Continue reading

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How to Get Your Groove Back at Work

Being bored at work can make a day seem like a week. Even jobs people love can sometimes become “old hat”.  You may be at the point where you don’t want to change jobs but want to regain that “new … Continue reading

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21st Century Business Etiquette

Have you noticed that manners have taken a backseat in the workplace?  This isn’t new but, sadly, is a growing trend.  Companies put a lot of pressure on people to get their jobs done and this can create stress and … Continue reading

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