Words of the Week – authentic

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Authentic means credible, trustworthy and honest. There is a lot of buzz around being authentic in branding today. With access to more information than ever before thanks to the internet, people can research, scrutinize and validate claims made by individuals as well as brands.

Present an authentic picture of yourself in your MBA applications as well as your job search. Authenticity leads to the best matches for recruiters and students. 

Author: Grayson Leverenz

Grayson Leverenz founded MBA in the USA® to help international students build networks, find jobs, and have fun in the USA. Hundreds of global professionals have benefited from Grayson’s intercultural workshops, and she has worked with people from Brazil, China, India, South Africa, South Korea, the UK, and the USA to build effective virtual teams and craft brilliant careers.

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