Coronavirus Concerns? Here’s How to Ask for a Virtual Interview

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We are officially living through some pretty scary times. Fears over the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, have already resulted in significant changes to the way we go about our daily lives. For many of us, the adjustment to “the new normal” …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
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3 Ways to Stay Connected if You Don’t Get the Job

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So, you’ve just been turned down for that job you’ve been interviewing for. Now what?

Stay connected!

There’s a critical moment of opportunity after receiving a rejection and below, you’ll find some tips to try the next time you find yourself …

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Behind the Scenes: Product Design at Google

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Product Designer Sandy Woodruff went from being a designer on a big team at Fab to being the only designer. In this Real Talk, we go behind the scenes on her career journey from Fab to Rent the Runway to …

By Siya Raj Purohit - Springboard
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Interview Prep for UX Design Roles with Adobe

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Adobe UX Designer (and Springboard mentor!) Karen Ko has a fascinating job: she works on the Creative Cloud Desktop application and Creative Cloud libraries. But a couple of years ago, she was just another applicant from a UX Bootcamp program. 

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How Can I Build a Winning Cover Letter for a Student Job?

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Milinda from New Mexico State University asks:

“What would be an example of a good cover letter for a student job?”

Thanks for your question, Milinda.  Writing a cover letter for a student job is no different than for a …

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A Liberal Arts Major’s Path to Data Science

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We recently sat down with Esme Gaisford, a senior quantitative data analyst at Pandora, to discuss her transition into the field, the Springboard connection that helped her land her current job, and the advice she has for aspiring data scientists.

By T.J. DeGroat - Springboard
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