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Cybersecurity Interview Questions and Prep

by Andrew Morkes | April 18, 2024

We highlight the typical cybersecurity interview format, interview questions to expect, and interview prep advice from top cybersecurity employers.

Should You Use ChatGPT to Write Your Resume?

by Erin Kennedy | April 16, 2024

Advancements in AI have led people to use it to draft emails, essays, and job applications. Here are the pros and cons of using ChatGPT to write your resume.

How AI Is Impacting Job Seeking and the Skills Required to Get Hired

by Meg Williams | April 16, 2024

We discuss how AI is affecting the workplace, job search, and hard and soft skills recruiters are looking for in ideal candidates.

Engineering Cover Letter Guide: Step-by-Step Strategies for Success

by Rob Porter | April 15, 2024

For engineers, it's important to showcase technical skills, experience, and confidence in a cover letter. Here are some tips to help you succeed.

Highest Wages for Women in STEM Roles by State: Part II

by Rob Porter | March 26, 2024

Over the last several years, the percentage of women in STEM roles has increased. Here are the states with the highest earning potential for women in STEM.

Highest Wages for Women in STEM Roles by State: Part I

by Rob Porter | March 22, 2024

Over the last several years, the percentage of women in STEM roles has increased. Here are the states with the highest earning potential for women in STEM.

Do’s and Don'ts of Virtual Interviews in 2024

by Andrew Fennell | February 28, 2024

Virtual interviews can be just as nerve-wracking as in-person interviews. Find out how to prepare for and nail your next online interview.

Top Black Professional Networks in STEM

by Rob Porter | February 16, 2024

For Black students and professionals in STEM, a solid network can be very beneficial. Here are some great organizations to consider.

Advice for International Students Looking for Sponsorship in 2024

by Vault Careers | February 05, 2024

With this year’s H-1B visa registration season quickly approaching, we address what international students should be doing now to get hired in 2024.

10 Essential AI Skills for Students Entering the Workforce in 2024

by Paul Bates | December 28, 2023

Now that AI is reshaping nearly every industry, it's essential for students preparing to enter the workforce to equip themselves with these 10 skills.