Assistant Professor Srini Venugopal Talks About Using Business for Social Change

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Growing up in the Indian city of Chennai, “poverty is something that you see all around,” says Srini Venugopal, an assistant professor of marketing here at the UVM Grossman School of Business.

He began thinking about social entrepreneurship, or using …

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Girls Who Invest (“GWI”) is a non-profit organization founded in 2015 dedicated to increasing the number of women in portfolio management and executive leadership in the asset management industry. Our mission is to have 30% of the world’s …

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Early on in my advertising career, I was considering taking a marketing role at a major food brand. But, as I scanned the lengthy list of requirements in the job description, I thought to myself, “I don’t check off all …

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Finish that show you’ve been binging. Organize your bedroom. Bar hop with friends. Watch football. Go sledding with your kids. Sleep in.

These are the things you want to do on a Saturday.

Write a cover letter? Send out networking …

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You’ve heard of the benefits of mindfulness, and maybe even have a friend or two that swears by it. Its promises—less stress and a stronger feeling of well-being—are appealing.

But how are you really supposed to benefit from just sitting …

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Consulting generally refers to the practice of helping companies increase their efficiency and profits. Consultants do this by identifying and addressing major operational or strategic challenges those companies are facing. Public sector consulting specifically refers to achieving these goals for …

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Here’s How to Connect Two People on LinkedIn (Templates Included!)

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Let’s imagine you just received a message from one of your friends (let’s call her Anna) who saw you were connected to someone she wants an introduction to (let’s call him Bob). Anna may really want to connect to Bob, …

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7 Candid Career Stories That’ll Motivate You to Kick Ass in 2018

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2017 was quite year, wasn’t it?

For us at The Muse, one of the things we truly enjoyed the most was meeting awesome, driven people (like yourself!) and getting to tell their honest—and sometimes complicated—career stories.

But that’s what careers …

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