While it's not as exciting as learning to drive, creating your first resume is a vital step in launching your career. The process may seem daunting. You have to put all of your best qualities on paper, make yourself look more attractive than the next person and completely sell yourself, all on one sheet of paper. "You have only...
You polish your resume, sharpen your interviewing skills and land an on-campus interview. A few weeks later, you are invited to the corporate offices for a second round of interviews, which you are sure you aced. You get ready to break open the Champagne, thinking that you should be getting the offer letter any day now. After you have...
For employers who are looking for the cream of the crop among college-educated, entry-level employees, an internship program is the best way for them to build a pipeline of talented, young professionals. "The market for the best and brightest students is the most competitive I've ever seen," says Dan Black, Director of Campus Recruiting for Ernst & Young. In fact, the...
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You've gone through extensive proofreading of your resume, rehashed your cover letters multiple times and added polish your LinkedIn profile.
  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 a serious investment of time...
Searching for jobs and internships can become an incredibly stressful experience for some people.
When you interview with companies who want to hire graduates of top talent, it's important that you master your public speaking skills.
"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 during the '80s and...
You've search far and wide and narrowed down your selection of PhD programs to a handy list: your safety, preferred and reach schools. Now how do you get into them? Gaining admittance to a PhD program is going to require just as much work as the steps you took to get here, so be ready for plenty of weekends...