Career News Blog
“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.
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.
Internships can either be some of the best experiences of you collegiate and post-grad life or some of the worst.
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?
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 [...]
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.
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.
Nothing throws off the easy, everyday comfort of routine quite like moving. As exciting and enervating as relocating to a new city or location can be, it’s also supremely stressful – especially when you’re thrown back into the process of looking for a new job. Work is hard to come by, so a lot of [...]
No college paper will ever be as important to edit as your resume.
Many students consider studying abroad during their time at college.