Kim Kardashian’s influence knows no bounds: star helps grad student land THREE job interviews in a week without even realizing it

The student added her attention to his resume

by Asfa Shakeel

Kim Kardashian West is known to be influential, and this influence has spread to academia: a retweet from her got Chris Sumlin three job interviews in a week.

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Kim Kardashian West attends Lorraine Schwartz launches The Eye Bangle at Delilah on March 13, 2018 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for Lorraine Schwartz )

On Wednesday, a Twitter user by the name of Chris Sumlin tweeted out the Kim Kardashian had helped him get opportunities for employment after graduating. Sumlin graduated from Boston University, and Kim recently retweeted his graduate school paper.

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Sumlin recently graduates from Boston University. (Image source: Twitter/Chris Sumlin)

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TOKYO, JAPAN – FEBRUARY 26: Kim Kardashian is seen upon arrival at Haneda Airport on February 26, 2018 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Jun Sato/GC Images)

He shared,  “I’ve already booked THREE job interviews in less than a week. This woman’s influence is helping me a secure a bag.”

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Kim Kardashian is seen walking in Soho on August 1, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)

Kim saw his excitement and wished the 38 year old luck for the interview, writing, “Good luck! I hope you get the jobs!”

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Kim Kardashian participates in the phone bank onstage during “One Voice: Somos Live! A Concert For Disaster Relief” in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/One Voice: Somos Live!/Getty Images)

Sumlin updated his resume and joked back, “Oh y’all already know I had to add that @KimKardashian wished me luck on my job search. I’m definitely gonna get hired now.”

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Fans commented in the hundreds underneath this exchange, with many reminding Chris that his resume was significant enough on its own and did not need Kim’s help.

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Television personality Kim Kardashian arrives at the Tao Nightclub at The Venetian Las Vegas.
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LOS ANGELES, CA – AUGUST 28: TV Personality Kim Kardashian arrives at the The 28th Annual MTV Video Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on August 28, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)

Kim had a week of giving. While on The Ellen Show recently, Kim revealed that Kanye, Yeezy and Adidas would be donating $400,000 to the California Firefighters that saved the state and the West’s home in particular from the Woolsey fires.

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LOS ANGELES, CA – DECEMBER 04: Kim Kardashian West attends The Tot holiday pop-up celebration at Laduree at the Grove on December 4, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Donato Sardella/Getty Images for The Tot)

She also gave $100,000 to firefighter Mike Williams and his wife, who lost their homes in California while Williams was saving another home on their street.

Kim said, “To know that you’ve lost your home, Kanye, Yeezy and Adidas wanted to donate to you guys $100,000 so you guys can pick up the pieces.”

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LOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 04: Kim Kardashian attends the 2017 LACMA Art + Film gala at LACMA on November 4, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)

The next episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians airs this Sunday.



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