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It’s the most wonderful time of the year. . .

  • by Lindsay Guthrie
  • | Monday, September 26th, 2016

No, no, it’s not Christmas time (though I did see Christmas ornaments this weekend in CVS!), but it’s fall interview season.  We’ve been very business on campus with four different schools providing case interview workshops and mock interviews.  Students are understandably stressed trying to prioritize long term hiring with short term grades, assignments, and projects.  I thought I’d offer my top three pieces of advice on case interviewing:

  1. Find someone who really really knows case interviewing to do at least one mock, so that you can make sure you aren’t practicing bad habits.
  2. Remember that this is a mock client
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How to be upbeat at work?

  • by Lindsay Guthrie
  • | Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

Do you ever see your stack of New Yorker’s growing taller and taller and wonder when you will finally have a chance to catch up?  Well. . .I finally started breaking into my pile and this article resonated with me.  The title is a bit of a misnomer – the article is really more about what makes people feel motivated in their jobs.  It turns out, forcing employees to embrace a culture has rather negative consequences.  Similarly, having no policies around culture in place also seems to lead to a negative cultural impact. However, moderate policies along with a significant .... Read More