Alyson Weiss works for a career services nonprofit in Boston doing outreach and communications. She is deeply interested in translating complex social justice issues into accessible, actionable items; social media; Netflix marathons; and food trucks. Find her on LinkedIn or Twitter to start a conversation about social media marketing, professional development opportunities for young professionals, or why Twitter is like “Aaron's Party.”

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Networking to find a job? Focus on being generous

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When job seekers identify what they have to offer, they open up a less draining, more personal way to network: through giving.

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3 ways to fight procrastination while job hunting

As a recovering procrastinator myself (I call it “deadline-oriented” in job interviews), I have had to come up with creative ways to keep myself on track and productive when churning applications into the digital abyss.

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Reaching out without creeping out: Your 101 guide to building your network online

Not all digital networking efforts are created equal. How do you form genuine connections with people online?

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