Teaching and dentistry are fields wayward graduates may want to consider. While the economic recession has left the nation with the impression of a saturated job market, these two professions may very well be heading toward a crisis of underemployment, thanks to a rate of retirement that’s outpacing younger employees’ interest. The teaching crisis Some [...]
As a college student, come internship-heavy seasons like the summer or winter break, you probably don’t want to hang around your school.
While hardly secrets of success, you’d be surprised how often students ignore these four obvious ways to stay ahead of the curve.
Does your resume look more like an airline pilot’s monthly itinerary? If so, you might have some job hopping problems.
According to a Pew Research Center poll from 2013, 67 percent of all adults use Facebook. Chances are, the lower the age of the adult, the higher the individual chance of his or her using social media. Twitter use is close behind Facebook, with a ton of users – many of whom are recent college graduates or [...]
Contrary to popular belief, pursuing drama in school isn’t in and of itself going to end with you penniless and destitute on the street.
Thinking of heading off to graduate school? Many college graduates are left wondering whether more education might be the right step for them. But before you dedicate yourself to taking the GRE and applying to a slew of grad programs, take a moment to consider what grad school really is. Sure, you just came from [...]
For a lot of students, grad school is kind of like a mythical beast that they’d rather put off conquering until next year.
Instead of interpreting body language and replaying the interview endlessly in your mind, make it a point to be sure that you and your interviewer remain on the same page.
If you’re in the job hunting game and need some advice but don’t want to waste time, consider these 15 tips.
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.