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How to Ask for an Internship (Email Examples)

Can you really ask for an internship? While you may hear some “no” responses, the answer is yes — emailing to ask about internship opportunities is a valuable way to show interest and even land a gig. In this guide, we’ll …

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How to Update Your Skills for Re-Entering the Workforce After Retirement

Many people believe that retirement is permanent. Once you leave your career of many years, we might think, you’re out of the workforce for good. 

But for many, this isn’t the case. In a recent study of retirees, 49 percent …

By Ivy Exec
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Negotiating Your Executive Role: A Guide to Compensation and Job Terms

Congratulations; you’ve just landed a job offer!

But before you should accept, you still must navigate one of the trickiest parts of the hiring process: negotiating compensation and job terms. 

We’ve been taught to wait to take a job until …

By Ivy Exec
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