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How One Columbia Student is at Work to Do Good

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From fine arts to philanthropy When Daniel Salas, a professional ballet dancer based in New York City, was searching for the next step in his career, he knew he wanted to continue to bring ballet to the world. This time, however, he was looking for an opportunity to nurture the art form off the stage, […]

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There Is More Than One Way To Find Your Purpose

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We’ve all had that nagging feeling, wondering what it might be like to pursue our true calling. And when our purpose is hidden (or ignored), life both in and out of the office can feel uninspired. However, it can be incredibly difficult to change tracks, as we often find comfort in the safety and security […]

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How to Feel Confident Talking About Your Professional Passion

A few years ago, I made a commitment to myself that I would become more intentional with my work. I wanted to create a blog, start a nonprofit, and give back to my community, but every time I tried to communicate my ideas, the words just wouldn’t come. We’ve all heard that you should dress […]

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5 Email Etiquette Tips for More Professional Communications

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With most of our day-to-day work requiring a significant amount of digital communication, it’s essential to maintain a strong email style in order to ensure that you’re delivering your messages pointedly and with purpose. Read on for tips to help ensure that your emails add to your professional reputation rather than chip away at it. […]

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