Author Archives: Trish Harper

The Importance of World Events in Interviews

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By: Palak Warikoo

As a Finance concentrator in Questrom, I’m frequently following what is happening in the US market. However, something important that I’ve learned, and that you can see happening recently too, is that there are so many crucial …

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Asking the Right Questions in an Interview

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By: Jyoti Devagupta

As recruiting stays in swing, it’s helpful to have a few extra tips on how to really knock your interview out of the park. One of the most important parts of the interview is when they ask …

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Continuing the Search and Adapting Your Strategy

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By: Lucas Mears

It can feel intimidating to not have a position or an internship ready for the summer. While it is perfectly normal to feel anxious or frustrated by this, it is also perfectly normal to not have a position …

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Making the Most of Your Connections

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By: Brian Harrington

It’s a conversation you’ve probably heard dozens of times while walking around Questrom: “I have a networking connection, but now what?”. While each connection you make can help in your career search, it’s important to remember that …

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Avoiding the Search and Semester Burnout

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By: Palak Warikoo

Second semester is often a time for many of us to start to feel burnt out. Whether we are still recovering from the joys of Winter Break or looking desperately towards Spring Break. It’s easy to feel …

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Behavioral Interview Tips

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By: Jyoti Devagupta

As spring semester begins to ramp up and recruiting season is in full swing, it is a good time to bring up a few tips that I have learned while answering behavioral questions.

Practicing a Genuine and …

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Making the Most of CORE and Your Search

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By: Derek Yun & Lucas Mears

Use Time Management. A lot. –

Core is a lot.  It is just the reality of the class and the structure of it. Along with that, you are responsible for yourself and have a responsibility …

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Avoiding Ghosting and Reneging

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By: Jyoti D

Fall is a recruiting season where you’ll hear a lot about students who have already accepted an offer or have pending offers on the table. If you are one of those students, congratulations!! If you aren’t, that’s …

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Why You Should Go to Networking Events

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By: Derek Yun

As a Questrom student, you’ve probably seen the Events tab on Handshake. Whether you’ve stumbled upon it or gone on purpose, as you scroll through the limitless events, you may start asking yourself why you aren’t already …

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Ace the Interview with Specific Company Research

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By: Lucas Mears

Landing an interview is a huge accomplishment! You finally have an opportunity to talk face to face with someone and fully explain yourself! When most people imagine an interview, they imagine the standardized questions they may be …

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