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Career Guidance - What You Really Need to Apply for a Job—and What You Don't

What You Really Need to Apply for a Job—and What You Don't

About The Author

Born in the Netherlands but raised in the Northeast, Megan Halpern is a writer and literary publicist based in Brooklyn, NY. She is a graduate of New York University, and is currently (by day) a lecture agent at Penguin Books. When she is not working, writing, or cooking up a storm, Megan can be found exploring Boerum Hill, accidentally singing along out loud to her iPod. You can keep up with her on Twitter @megalie.