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Monday Motivation | Take a Deep Breath

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week NYFA is here to help you stay afloat in these difficult times by connecting you to emergency financial help, professional development strategies and events, and our NYFA Classifieds board. And while figuring out how to sustain your life and career is important right now,…

Monday Motivation | Are You Taking Advantage of Your School’s Career Office?

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week As a student looking for your first job or internship, you might think you’re at a disadvantage due to lack of experience. But there’s one resource you have that a more seasoned professional doesn’t: a whole department at your disposal to help you put…

Monday Motivation | Learn How to Say No

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week: Interviewing for multiple positions will sometimes lead to multiple job offers. Sounds great, right? Yes, but declining a job offer can be harder than it seems. You don’t want to burn any bridges, so make sure to be graceful but direct when the time…

Monday Motivation | The Great Digital Clean-Up

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week: Looking for a job? Make sure your digital presence is as polished as your application. Employers will probably Google you before scheduling an interview, so make sure whatever they find online doesn’t discourage them from making that phone call. Is there anything you don’t…

Monday Motivation | Are Your References Up to Date?

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week: Don’t wait until you find a listing that asks for references to have such references on hand. Check-in with potential connections that can vouch for you before you start a job search — that way they don’t get caught off-guard and you don’t need…