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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
Seek out a job with workplace flexibility

Seek out a job with workplace flexibility

Workplace flexibility promotes better work-life balance, lets employees spend more time with their families or be responsible parents, increases retention, advocates a good office culture, can increase productivity and allows employees a schedule with room for exercise and other healthy lifestyle choices.

August 29, 2013 More
Tips for making the most of your internship

Tips for making the most of your internship

Internships can either be some of the best experiences of you collegiate and post-grad life or some of the worst.

August 27, 2013 More
The good, the bad and the ugly: workplace movies to inspire and commiserate

The good, the bad and the ugly: Workplace movies to inspire and commiserate

You’re young, looking for a job or maybe hoping to find a different one, and after a stressful day, all you want to do is kick back in your apartment and put on a movie. Why not a job-centric film?

August 22, 2013 More
Finding a satisfying and rewarding job may be easier than it seems

Finding a satisfying and rewarding job may be easier than it seems

When you’re young, the idea of being an adult in an unsatisfying career cliche can seem like an impossibility. It’s easy to make the assumption that once you graduate, you’ll find that niche employment that satisfies all your career-oriented needs! Except, once you approach senior year and need to start considering job hunting or continuing your [...]

August 21, 2013 More
A computer could reject your resume: 4 tips to avoid that fate

A computer could reject your resume: 4 tips to avoid that fate

Being rejected by a dream job is bad enough, but the fact that a computer could have tossed out your resume and not a living, breathing human is even worse.

August 20, 2013 More
3 ways office culture can benefit or hurt your company

3 ways office culture can benefit or hurt your company

It may seem strange to apply as sociological a sounding phrase as cultural environment to an office, but this is a huge point of interest to job candidates.

August 18, 2013 More
Cheap vacations to take during summer break

Cheap vacations to take during summer break

More likely than not, you’ll spend most of your summer break with a great internship or working the daily grind to help fill out your bank account for the coming school year.

August 15, 2013 More

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