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Takeaways from an Evening with Ann Shoket

You may not know her name, but you definitely know her work. Ann Shoket was Editor-in-Chief of Seventeen magazine from 2007 to 2014, and is at least partially responsible for you being the young woman you are today. I mean, where else would you have found tips for getting a cute butt without exercise AND …

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University of Miami MBA Grad!

On Thursday, May 5th, 2016, I graduated from the University of Miami with my Master of Business Administration in Marketing and Finance! A little over two years ago, I was living in Atlanta when I made the decision to go back to school. There was a lot that went into this choice. Where did I …

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Unpaid Internships – Yay or Nay?

Ah. The internship. An integral part of any college experience. It’s a concrete way of showing potential employers that you’re adept at grabbing coffee and a pro at making copies. Kidding! It’s where you go to prove that you’re worth hiring. And depending on your industry, it might even be more important than grades or …

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INTERN FILE #5

The weeks are winding down and the end is near. Why so cryptic, you ask? Well, besides really wanting to watch The Purge: Anarchy, I have less than three days left at my internship. Le sigh. Things have been going great at Fusion and I’ve been learning so much! In addition to pitching a story …

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