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Do You Need an Internship to Get a Real Job?

Do You Need an Internship to Get a Real Job?

The short answer is "yes" -- find out why.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published December 9, 2016
Internship Interview Tips

Internship Interview Tips

Sharpen your internship interview skills with these tips!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 4, 2016
How To: Arrange and Conduct a Job Shadow

How To: Arrange and Conduct a Job Shadow

Lacking summer plans? These days, you can’t afford to leave your resume blank for a few months. Outside of classes, you need to demonstrate to either colleges or future employers that ...

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published November 27, 2016
How to Make a Great First Impression

How to Make a Great First Impression

Make yourself stand out with a great first impression every time!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 3, 2016
Diversify Your Resume

Diversify Your Resume

You want your resume to say something about what type of person you are, your work ethic and what you’re capable of accomplishing.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 1, 2016
7 Job Hunt Mistakes New Grads Should Avoid

7 Job Hunt Mistakes New Grads Should Avoid

Don't make these mistakes - get the job YOU deserve!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 28, 2016
10 Majors with the Highest Salaries for College Graduates

10 Majors with the Highest Salaries for College Graduates

Make the most of your first job -- literally.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 26, 2016
Seasonal Employment Job Tips

Seasonal Employment Job Tips

Make sure you're not left out in the cold when it comes to the holiday job hunt!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 20, 2016
10 Ways to Stand Out at Your Internship

10 Ways to Stand Out at Your Internship

How do you ensure that you make your mark and become the intern that shines?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 19, 2016
Volunteer & Community Service Internship Programs

Volunteer & Community Service Internship Programs

There are internships for all types of volunteer organizations and community service efforts - you just need to find which program suits your interests.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 11, 2016
Millennials, Here are the 10 Best Jobs for You

Millennials, Here are the 10 Best Jobs for You

Forecasters project job growth in these occupations.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 6, 2016
12 Tips to Make the Most of Your Job References

12 Tips to Make the Most of Your Job References

Get the most out of your job references - it can make all the difference in obtaining the job!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 2, 2016
Top Holiday Jobs for 2016

Top Holiday Jobs for 2016

Check out who's hiring for the holidays.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 29, 2016
Keep it Professional: Social Media and the Job Search

Keep it Professional: Social Media and the Job Search

Filter your social media presence for the real world.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 16, 2016
College Bucket List: Complete an Internship

College Bucket List: Complete an Internship

Treat your internship like the first step to your real job.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 13, 2016
The Informational Interview

The Informational Interview

An informational interview helps you gain a better understanding your chosen field and omits the stress and pressure.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 11, 2016
2016's 10 Best & Worst Cities to Begin Your Career

2016's 10 Best & Worst Cities to Begin Your Career

This list may give you a good idea of where to start your job search.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 9, 2016
Interning During the School Year

Interning During the School Year

Is interning during the school year right for you?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 16, 2016
The Perfect Internship

The Perfect Internship

Do you know what to look for in an internship?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 14, 2016
Internship Mistakes that Students Make

Internship Mistakes that Students Make

Watch out for these internship mistakes that students make.

By Kathryn Knight
Published August 12, 2016