Tag Archive | "career"

Should You Consider an Internship After You Graduate?

Thursday, August 23, 2012


Many students labor under the misconception that they can only obtain internships while they’re in school. And while many internship opportunities are geared towards students with the goal of helping them to learn in a real-world setting in addition to the classroom, the fact is that you don’t necessarily have to be enrolled in college […]

How a Student Teacher Internship will Help You in Your Career

Sunday, May 27, 2012


Some people know exactly what they want to do with their professional lives. Take teachers, for example. If you ask a lot of them when they knew that being an educator was something that they wanted to do for a living, they’ll tell you that it was either since they can remember or after they […]

How to Be a Stellar Public Relations Intern

Sunday, May 6, 2012


Public relations interns fulfill a variety of office tasks, from menial ones like making phone calls and running errands to more involved ones like writing and editing copy and sitting in on meetings with clients. Your internship is the time for you to show off your knowledge and skills a little but also, mostly, to […]

Top 3 Post-Intern Interview Tips

Saturday, May 5, 2012


This is the time of year when a lot of college students are out of school, but that doesn’t mean that they won’t be busy. Indeed, summer is the time when many people are participating in internships. That is if all goes well with their interview. Indeed, sometimes, when it comes to an internship, people […]

The Importance of Time Management for Interns

Tuesday, April 24, 2012


Internships are not just a way for students to gain skills needed to function in the job market and experience to put on a resume; they can also be a test. Many interns hope that they will perform well enough to nab a job offer upon completion of their internships. Some companies are certainly willing […]

How to Land a Job or Internship at a Career Fair

Monday, April 23, 2012


So, you heard on the radio that a job fair is going to be going on in your city in a couple of weeks and while you’re considering going, you’re not sure if it’s worth the effort. Well, if you’re seeking some employment, the answer would be a resounding “Yes!” Whether it’s a job or […]

Tips for Your Interior Design Internship Search

Tuesday, March 20, 2012


When it comes to having a successful career, knowing exactly what you want to do with your life is actually about fifty percent of the leg work. The other part consists of getting the necessary credentials and experience needed to land the right kind of job. If you’re a college student, that would include landing […]

Résumé Tips for Aspiring Graphic Designers

Saturday, March 3, 2012


Ten years ago, students looking to pursue a career in graphic design were in high demand. It was a rapidly growing field with far too few skilled professionals for the amount of work available. Sadly, all good things must come to an end. With so many people answering the call the market became flooded with […]

The Highest Paying Environmental Jobs

Saturday, February 25, 2012


You might think that jobs in environmentalism require scads of college degrees and a willingness to work for a pittance in the pursuit of a green dream. While you can certainly live on a communal organic farm or chase whaling boats in your ethanol-powered dingy, there are actually a lot of legitimate environmental jobs out […]

How to Set Goals for Your Internship

Friday, February 24, 2012


As you prepare to finish your education, you may find that you have the opportunity to intern in a company or firm that is similar to, or the exact one where you’d like to work someday. Your internship is what you make of it, and can be a positive experience that sets you out on […]