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Each year, Stanford’s question #1 it is one of the highlights of the application. It is also one of the most challenging questions for many applicant’s process. The essay requires thoughtful self-reflection and serves a dual purpose of introducing you to the committee, while sharing clear insight about how you think. The key here is that no answer is better than another; how you tell your story is more important than what story you tell.
A timely introduction can change a job search experience completely. Introductions have created business partnerships, helped people to explore industries, and made the entire job search process more personal. Read more for tips on how to give and get effective introductions!
According to Stanford Professor Carol Kinsey Goman, we decide if people are trustworthy in the first seven seconds of meeting them.
We've all heard the advice about the importance of making a great first impression, and there are many ways to make sure that you put your best foot forward right away. Throughout your career, you will have the chance to introduce yourself one-on-one to people with the potential to be your mentors, employers, and business partners, among others. It offers the opportunity regularly - take advantage of it!
I still remember the best handshake of my life. A warm smile, hand confidently outstretched, exactly the right amount of pressure. It kicked off a great conversation.
We found ourselves intrigued by several articles outlining the length of time that it takes for someone to form a first impression and what leads them to make that impression. We wanted to share these articles with you… consider what you can do to give yourself the best chance of making a first impression during your career search