"work strategies" Archive

Thinking of Joining a Start-up? Here are a Few Considerations

By Rachel Lord (‘13), Strategy and Operations at Clearbit in San Francisco, CA

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Ninety percent of start-ups fail. With venture backed start-ups, the investor’s business ...

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Finding Your Strengths in the Unexpected

We have all experienced incredible amounts of change throughout the past year, particularly in our workplaces. As you experience unexpected changes in your life and work, it’s helpful to have ...

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How to Use UX Strategies to Land a Job You Love

In this recent webinar from our LEARN with @LifeAfterWake platform, alumna Sam Larsen (’16) combines her experience as a UX Researcher at Wayfair with tips and strategies to land the job that you ...

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Coming Out At Work: Resources for LGBTQ+ Employees

The decision to come out as a member of the LGBTQ+ community in the workplace is a very personal one. There are many factors to consider; Does your organization have an inclusive, friendly, and ...

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How to Stop Overthinking Everything

Be honest: do you overthink everything?

For most Wake Foresters, being a perfectionist is a common struggle! We want to get things right, make the best decisions to position us well for the ...

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