Firsthand provides in-depth intelligence on what it can be like to work within an industry, company, or profession—and how to position yourself to launch and build the career you want. At Firsthand you can research background information about companies, internships, and industries. There is information about resumes, interviews, networking, and more to help launch or build careers. Firsthand provides information on nearly 5,000 companies in more than 120 industries. Firsthand also provides extensive information on more than 840 professions, including education requirements, skill requirements, salaries, advancement prospects, and more. Firsthand also has numerous career and interviewing guidebooks in industries such as law, consulting, investment banking, accounting, investment management, private equity, hedge funds, Internet and social media, IT and engineering, energy, health care, advertising, and more!

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