Grad school has increasingly become the butt of jokes recently. Amid the financial turmoil starting in 2008, plenty of recent and not-so-recent graduates with bachelor’s degrees ran to grad school in order to avoid the job market for several years and hopefully emerge more employable than ever. But grad school isn’t a joke – it’s [...]
Follow these five steps to find your path to a better internship.
Remember when you were a kid and went back-to-school shopping with your parents? Well, those days are long gone – but that doesn’t stop plenty of people from doing new job shopping. Understand one thing upfront: There’s no need to go shopping for your new job. However, there are some essentials you should have. Whether [...]
Not everyone who adores literature dreams of being the next Stephen King, J.D. Salinger or J.K. Rowling – many of them just want to aid writers in their craft and help the deserving voices find a podium.
Simply put, cities are best for internships – they’re stacked with Fortune 500 veterans, non-profit organizations and plenty of skyrocketing young startups that could be the next Google.
There are plenty of internships that can take place out in the rural parts of the world.
Many hiring managers and recruiters tend to break down down job candidates into a series of hard and soft skills.
As of August, The Wall Street Journal reported that it’s easier for unemployed workers to find work, but those positions aren’t exactly premium entry level positions.
If you’re looking for tips for getting your foot in the door of the movie business, you’ve come to the right place.
“Millennial” wasn’t a word you heard all that often just a few years ago. Less and less often referred to as Generation Y, Millennials are the group of young people born between the early 1980s and the early 2000s. Sometimes referred to as the Echo Boomers, Millennials are the product of the spike in births [...]
Everyone gets it – that point before a big exam or in the middle of writing a midterm paper when you suddenly realize you hate college, biology, the English language, physics, history or whatever classes you’re taking.
Mobile job searching is booming. In numerical shorthand, Business Insider offered these growth stats on a few smartphone apps that are exploding on the marketplace. In early 2013, a startup app called Proven, which lets users apply for Craigslist and Indeed.com job postings via smartphone, was downloaded about 18,000 times in one month alone. Other, [...]
Most college courses these days are lectures, which means you don’t get much face time with your professor.
You did it! You’re in college! You’re free! Now the first order of business, before you get down to partying and studying, is to make sure your dorm room is clean and organized.
It’s a fact of modern business that employers check the Facebook pages of potential employees.