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3 Ways to Use Your Social Media Accounts to Get a New Job

by ​Lynn Mitchell | April 28, 2022

If you’re looking for a new job, here are three ways to use social media to stand out from the crowd.

6 Tips for Using Social Media to Grow Your Career

by Susan Craig | April 21, 2022

Social networks allow you to find jobs, build your brand, and make professional connections. Here are six of the best ways to use social to boost your career.

Creative Ways to Enhance Your Job Search

by Rob Porter | April 21, 2022

Is your job search feeling stale? Here are some new tactics to add to your job search arsenal.

Register for Vault Law's OCI Readiness Summit

by Travis Whitsitt | March 31, 2022

Call for current law students to register for Vault Law's informational OCI readiness summit scheduled for this May.

Firsthand's MBA Virtual Career Fair: Career Paths Panel Discussion

by Firsthand | February 28, 2022

On Friday, February 11, Firsthand held an MBA Virtual Career Fair. The Fair included a Career Paths Panel discussion on the pros and cons of various careers.

Firsthand's MBA Virtual Career Fair: Keynote by George Bradt

by Firsthand | February 25, 2022

On Friday, February 11, Firsthand held an MBA Virtual Career Fair. Kicking off the Fair was a keynote speech focused on onboarding by George Bradt.

How to Write Networking Emails That Get Opened

by Ashley Kemper | February 23, 2022

Here are five essential tips for drafting powerful networking emails that grab the attention of your recipients.

Register for Firsthand's MBA Virtual Career Fair

by Firsthand | January 04, 2022

On February 11, Firsthand will host an MBA Virtual Career Fair for MBAs looking for internships and full-time roles. Find out more and how to register here.

D&I Internship Fair: Fireside Chat with Gorick Ng

by Firsthand | November 11, 2021

Watch Harvard Career Counselor Gorick Ng's entire Fireside Chat at the Firsthand D&I Internship Career Fair.

Best Advice for Future Interns

by Firsthand | November 08, 2021

According to 11,400 former sumer interns, here are the five most useful pieces of advice for future interns.