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Don’t do that during an interview!!

Don’t do that during an interview!!

If you’ve recently graduated from college and are looking to earn your first entry-level position, mastering the art of the interview is an essential skill. There are a number of important factors that can either make or break your chances during an interview. Between applications, prescreening calls, initial interviews, second-round interviews and informal meetings with [...]

January 30, 2013 More
Basic steps to take before posting a new job

Basic steps to take before posting a new job

Every company needs a consistent flow of new talent to remain competitive and successful in today’s business world.

January 29, 2013 More
Treating your job search like a Job? Streamline it.

Treating your job search like a Job? Streamline it.

In this difficult economy and competitive job market, finding an entry-level position as a recent graduate can feel like a full-time job on its own. Many job hunters can spend several months after graduation submitting resumes and going to interviews before they’re finally hired. While it’s easy to become frustrated, there are a number of [...]

January 24, 2013 More
What can you realistically expect from networking contacts?

What can you realistically expect from networking contacts?

Whether you’ve worked all through college to develop an extensive group of professional contacts or only just began networking after graduation, you’ve probably heard that your network is the best way to land interviews for premium entry level jobs and paid internships.

January 22, 2013 More
Unexpected networking resources

Unexpected networking resources

As a recent college graduate, you’ve probably heard the expression, “it’s not what you know, but who you know” in terms of business success. Indeed, your greatest tool to securing a promising entry level job is a vast network of professional contacts. If you feel like your own network is lacking, you might be surprised about [...]

January 20, 2013 More
Employers like Study Abroad? Why?

Employers like Study Abroad? Why?

Study abroad experiences are really impressive to employers. Why is that? As a student, it seems like an opportunity to go travel around some exotic location, while sneaking in a few classes as well. But when you step back and think about it, that in and of itself is impressive to employers. Here are a [...]

January 14, 2013 More
Tips for getting to know your internship colleagues

Tips for getting to know your internship colleagues

If you’ve recently been accepted to a new internship, you’ve taken a major step towards building your resume, making professional networking connections and securing an entry level job following graduation.

January 13, 2013 More
Uncommon advice for getting ahead at your internship

Uncommon advice for getting ahead at your internship

In today’s highly competitive job market, it takes more than a fancy degree for recent graduates to make a lasting impression on employers. Beyond your academic achievements, hiring managers like to see that you’ve gained real-world knowledge and experience through meaningful internships. However, making the most of your time as an intern falls on your [...]

January 7, 2013 More
No Experience? Get an Internship!

No Experience? Get an Internship!

Sad, but true – with an unemployment rate hovering around eight percent of the American population, people who have held steady jobs for decades are now finding themselves out of work and in uncertain financial circumstances. For all of these reasons, entering into the job market has become more challenging than ever before in recent [...]

January 4, 2013 More