Tag Archive | "college"

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 […]

Tax Breaks That All College Students Should Know About

Wednesday, August 1, 2012


College has become so difficult to afford that many students and their parents are wondering if it’s even possible. The downturn in the economy has affected millions of Americans, and there seems to be no relief in sight for students. Financial aid debt continues to rise, the future of interest rates is murky, and there […]

Finding Time to Study During Your Internship

Friday, May 4, 2012


The importance of interning during college has been well documented. An internship gives you the opportunity to try your hand at a potential future career, take what you are learning in the classroom and apply it in a real world setting and make valuable contacts that will help you for years to come. All of […]

How to Recruit College Students on Campus for Your Small Business

Thursday, March 22, 2012


You want the best and brightest employees possible for your business, and on campus recruiting may be a great opportunity for your company. People often think that you have to represent a massive, international corporation to successfully recruit on campus, but that’s just not the case. Though you may not be able to offer the […]

How to Nail Your Internship Interview

Saturday, March 10, 2012


You spent months doing research, sending out resumes and following up, all while juggling your college course load. And now you find you’ve actually got a slew of internship interviews to go to! You’re ecstatic, but also terrified, because the last thing you want is to have done all this work and then blow it […]

Can My Online Identity Keep Me From Landing an Internship?

Friday, March 9, 2012


Like most college students, you’ve got a full life. With school work, extra-curricular activities, weekend jobs and a social life, you’re more than busy. But you have another life as well, one that’s just as full. Your online life. With enough people on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and the other social networking sites to make up […]

Getting Involved in Clubs and Social Activities in College

Sunday, February 26, 2012


Transitioning from the life you had in high school to the totally new experience of attending college is probably causing you to feel a mixture of excitement and terror. The rules as you knew them are about to change: you are more responsible for your education than you were in high school, you may be […]

5 Ways to Prepare Yourself for the Job Market After Graduation

Thursday, February 23, 2012


College students nearing graduation pretty much universally fear the difficulties of entering the job market. Even those that attend schools that have a high rate of job placement may worry about their prospects. In fact, the only graduates with any security are those that are going into a family business after culmination, or those that […]