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Avoid the Job Search Frenzy, Start Now!

Avoid the Job Search Frenzy, Start Now!

Every year, handfuls of college seniors come back from spring break in a panic.  They realize the year is almost over and they still don’t have a job. With it being the beginning of November, here are some tips to avoid that pit in your stomach when you realize you only have a couple more [...]

October 31, 2012 More
Three trends in the modern job market

Three trends in the modern job market

If you’ve ever gotten advice from a grandparent or parents about applying for premium entry level jobs or the methods companies use to hire graduates, chances are you’ve gotten some outdated guidance.

October 31, 2012 More
Pinterested?

Pinterested?

Posted by Katie Murley Keefe>> So you have heard about Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn Youtube… now there is another major player in the game: Pinterest. And it is not just for recipes and outfit coordination! Career centers are now using innovative Pinterest boards to help students get ready for career days, prep for interviews and much [...]

October 30, 2012 More
Three Reasons Not To Sweat The Job Search

Three reasons not to sweat the job search

As you begin to apply for premium entry level jobs and paid internships after college, the whole process can quickly start to feel overwhelming.

October 30, 2012 More
Meet Our Talent: Part 13

Meet Our Talent: Part 13

a little introduction to our community   Name: Margaret Greene What are you currently studying in school or what did you previously study? I am studying chemical engineering with a minor in bioengineering at Villanova University.  I will be a senior this year. What kind of career do you hope to have or what’s your [...]

October 30, 2012 More
Avoid these three cover letter blunders

Avoid these three cover letter blunders

When you’re trying to impress hiring managers for premium entry level jobs and paid internships, a well-written cover letter can be a powerful tool to your success.

October 26, 2012 More
Two Beginner’s Tips for Social Media

Two Beginner’s Tips for Social Media

Posted by Katie Murley Keefe>> Social Media is a buzz word; in fact I am sure some of you are sick of hearing about it! I for one am a bit change resistant and I am a member of what is considered the millennial generation. But the trend to connect through innovative social media outlets [...]

October 26, 2012 More
What you can expect being a nurse

What you can expect being a nurse

If you’ve always wanted to pursue a career in medicine, but are a little intimidated by the exorbitant amounts of time, money and energy that go into becoming a doctor, you may want to consider a different route for premium entry level jobs and internships after college.

October 26, 2012 More
Fortune 500 not ready for mobile technology

Fortune 500 not ready for mobile technology

The internet has changed the American marketplace in significant ways over the past two decades.

October 25, 2012 More
Where do I look for great internship opportunities?

Where do I look for great internship opportunities?

If you’ve just started your college freshman career, then you probably see graduation as a far away event.

October 25, 2012 More
Three roadblocks to getting your foot in the door

Three roadblocks to getting your foot in the door

When it comes to applying to premium entry level jobs and paid internships, half the battle is getting in touch with someone who can help you.

October 24, 2012 More
How to interview students and recent college graduates

How to interview students and recent college graduates

No matter how many years you’ve been hiring, interviewing college students or recent graduates – either of internships or jobs for entry level graduates – is an art unto itself.

October 24, 2012 More
Knowing how to dress on your first day

Knowing how to dress on your first day

Whether you’re beginning a new internship or your first entry-level job, how you dress on the first day will influence your supervisors’ and coworkers’ first impression of you.

October 24, 2012 More
Tips to prepare for your first day as an intern

Tips to prepare for your first day as an intern

Whether you’re still in school or recently graduated, landing an internship is a major step towards your first entry-level position.

October 23, 2012 More
Meet Our Talent: Part 12

Meet Our Talent: Part 12

a little introduction to our community   Name: Taylor Deloye What are you currently studying in school or what did you previously study? I studied marketing at Valparaiso University. What kind of career do you hope to have or what’s your current career? I am actively seeking a job in production or advertising. I would [...]

October 23, 2012 More