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Monday Motivation | Write a Memorable Cover Letter

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week For many positions in the creative sector, a cover letter doesn’t need to be dry in order to be professional. Write a thoughtful cover letter that is specific to the position to which you are applying, and try to include a well-placed interesting detail…

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Monday Motivation | Professional Resolutions

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week Have you decided on a New Year’s resolution yet? Set a goal to reach out to one professional you’re interested in learning from in your area every two weeks. Connect via LinkedIn or through an existing contact. Plan to meet for a virtual coffee…

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Monday Motivation | Interviews Go Both Ways

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week A job interview is an opportunity for an employer to get to know you, but always remember that this is also a chance for you to find out whether you want to work at that organization. Make sure to ask questions about the work…

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Monday Motivation | The Importance of a Good Bio

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week If you’re an artist, you’ve probably been asked for a bio before; either when applying to an open call, joining a panel, or attempting to get press coverage for an event. But not only artists should spend time crafting a good bio; arts administrators…

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Monday Motivation | Making Connections

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week As much as you admire a professional in your field and are really interested in networking with them online, resist the urge of sending a generic LinkedIn connection request. In fact, personalized connection requests are encouraged at all times, especially if you’re trying to…