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7 signs that you’re ready for graduate school

7 signs that you’re ready for graduate school

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 [...]

October 23, 2013 More
Find an internship in 5 easy steps

Find an internship in 5 easy steps

Follow these five steps to find your path to a better internship.

October 21, 2013 More
Equip yourself for your new job: Shopping tips, accessories and organization

Equip yourself for your new job: Shopping tips, accessories and organization

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 [...]

October 16, 2013 More
Breaking into publishing: How to make your way into this highly competitive industry

Breaking into publishing: How to make your way into this highly competitive industry

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.

October 14, 2013 More
What are the best cities for internships? - Part two

What are the best cities for internships? – Part two

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.

October 10, 2013 More
What are the best cities for internships? - Part one

What are the best cities for internships? – Part one

There are plenty of internships that can take place out in the rural parts of the world.

October 8, 2013 More
How hard and soft skills can net you the job you want

How hard and soft skills can net you the job you want

Many hiring managers and recruiters tend to break down down job candidates into a series of hard and soft skills.

October 1, 2013 More
The job outlook for graduates: Not great but getting better?

The job outlook for graduates: Not great but getting better

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.

September 26, 2013 More
Making it in film: Tips for getting noticed in one of America's toughest industries, Hollywood

Making it in film: Tips for getting noticed in Hollywood

If you’re looking for tips for getting your foot in the door of the movie business, you’ve come to the right place.

September 24, 2013 More
How much of a Millennial are you – and what does that mean?

How much of a Millennial are you – and what does that mean?

“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 [...]

September 18, 2013 More
How to avoid study fatigue

How to avoid study fatigue

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.

September 16, 2013 More
5 mobile apps for every kind of job seeker

5 mobile apps for every kind of job seeker

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, [...]

September 11, 2013 More
Why getting to know your professor is always a good idea

Why getting to know your professor is always a good idea

Most college courses these days are lectures, which means you don’t get much face time with your professor.

September 9, 2013 More
Keeping your dorm room clean and organized - without mom's help

Keeping your dorm room clean and organized – without mom’s help

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.

September 5, 2013 More
How to groom your Facebook page when applying for a job

How to groom your Facebook page when applying for a job

It’s a fact of modern business that employers check the Facebook pages of potential employees.

September 3, 2013 More

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