Tag Archive | "careers"

How to Make the Most of Your Modest Internship Income

Tuesday, November 6, 2012


Internships are a vital part of many career paths. A lot of industries require a certain amount of experience before you can truly break into them, and the internship is one of the best ways to go about doing this. Really, the internship is a win-win situation for everyone involved. To the employer, your internship […]

Different Types of Chemistry Internships

Wednesday, October 10, 2012


Choosing an internship is one of the most important decisions you can make. They type of experience you gain outside of an educational setting will begin to show you the day to day work of the career you are preparing for, when you still have the opportunity to move in a different direction. Some internships […]

Interning at An Assisted Living Facility to Further Your Nursing Career

Wednesday, October 10, 2012


It takes a special type of person to enter the field of nursing. You not only need a technical mind that can handle the extensive knowledge base required for an occupation in medicine, but you must also have the constitution to deal with all types of illness and injury, as well as the compassion to […]

Difference between An Intern and Internist in the Medical Field

Monday, September 24, 2012


It may come as a surprise, but the difference between an intern and an internist, in regards to the medical field, is an astoundingly large one. In fact, the only thing these two positions have in common when it comes to the medical field is the fact that they are both positions that happen to […]

How to Select the Best Nursing Residency Program

Monday, September 17, 2012


If you’ve completed your degree program in nursing, you’ve done a good deal of the work that will insure your future career. Congratulations on getting this far! It’s a tough field, with challenging coursework and a demanding schedule. So graduating is certainly an accomplishment. However, the road to becoming a nurse is not yet complete. […]

Do You Need a Degree to Be a Consultant?

Tuesday, August 21, 2012


Consulting is a burgeoning industry with great potential that promises exciting, fast-paced work, flexible hours, and an interesting array of responsibilities–but what sort of credentials are needed to launch a career in consulting? Is a college degree necessary? As with any young industry, the rules for consultants are not as clear as they are for […]

Vanity Internships Explained

Tuesday, July 17, 2012


The struggling job market doesn’t just affect us regular folk; it’s even starting to affect already established professionals and celebrities. Which is why such a thing as vanity internships exists. Many professionals are taking pay cuts and demotions to enter a vanity internship, making the interning field even more competitive for those just starting out.

What Are the Marks of a Good Accounting Internship?

Thursday, June 28, 2012


It doesn’t really matter what you study in college. Before you graduate, it’s always wise to participate in at least one internship. It’s a great way to see the real side of your major from outside of a classroom, plus it provides you with some of the experience that you’ll be required to have once […]