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Rob Porter is an editor at First Hand. Rob earned a BA in writing from SUNY Empire State College in Long Island, New York, with a focus on screenwriting. He has written advertising copy for technology companies, and has appeared in online publications covering popular culture and film.

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The Best Jobs in Fintech: Part II

by Rob Porter | December 07, 2022

The fintech industry is growing at a rapid pace. Here are some of the top jobs for entry-level job seekers and experienced professionals alike.

The Best Jobs in Fintech: Part I

by Rob Porter | December 05, 2022

The fintech industry is growing at a rapid pace. Here are some of the top jobs for entry-level job seekers and experienced professionals alike.

How to Build Your Professional Network like a Pro

by Rob Porter | December 01, 2022

Looking to expand your professional network? Here are some strategies to help you succeed.

4 Reasons Why Nurses Are in High Demand

by Rob Porter | November 29, 2022

Nurses will be in high demand long into the future. Here are the reasons why.

6 Recession-Resistant Job Fields

by Rob Porter | November 22, 2022

Looking for a job with added protection during times of an economic downturn? These career paths are virtually recession-proof.

Celebrating American Education Week

by Rob Porter | November 17, 2022

This week is American Education Week. We give you the history behind the week, as well as some pointers to help you celebrate.

The Top 5 Highest Paying Nursing Jobs in 2022

by Rob Porter | November 15, 2022

Studying to become a nurse? Here are some career paths with high earning potential.

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Break Survival Guide for Students

by Rob Porter | November 08, 2022

Thanksgiving break is right around the corner! Here’s how to get the most out of it.

How to Find a Great Internship

by Rob Porter | November 03, 2022

Looking for an internship? Here are some tips to help you get creative with your search.

3 Reasons Why You Should Connect with Your Academic Advisor

by Rob Porter | November 01, 2022

Your academic advisor is one of your greatest resources as a college student. Here's why.