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What to Ask Before Taking the Job

What to Ask Before Taking the Job

Ask all the pertinent questions before you accept any job offer!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 18, 2014
Recent College Graduate Cover Letter Sample

Recent College Graduate Cover Letter Sample

Make the best impression possible with a great cover letter.

Fastweb Staff
Published February 6, 2014
Jobs of the Future

Jobs of the Future

Have you ever considered that perhaps you haven’t discovered the career of your dreams is because it’s still an emerging field?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 22, 2014
Facebook Opens Opportunity for College Credit

Facebook Opens Opportunity for College Credit

The project offers students the opportunity to gain real world experience, creating programs and systems that people will actually use – rather than computer science projects within the classroom.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 20, 2013
Odd Jobs

Odd Jobs

Sometimes, the coolest jobs are those you never even knew existed or those you create yourself.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 15, 2013
The Lady Gaga Effect

The Lady Gaga Effect

Lady Gaga puts the "it" in "it factor." How does she do it?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 13, 2013
Alternative Science Jobs

Alternative Science Jobs

Check out these alternative science jobs.

By Bridget Kulla
Published November 5, 2013
Testing for Your Future

Testing for Your Future

The CLA+ is a voluntary test that’s a tool which allows students to market themselves to future employers.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 9, 2013
Steps to Success

Steps to Success

If there were secrets to getting through college successfully that also help you land your dream job, you’d want to know, right?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 18, 2013
Studying for an Employable Edge

Studying for an Employable Edge

Start preparing for your future in choosing your college courses wisely.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 21, 2013
Top 10 Most Common Majors for Millionaires

Top 10 Most Common Majors for Millionaires

They all started somewhere - but just over one percent of the world’s millionaires dropped out or did not attend college. So, the odds of making millions without a college degree are slim to none.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 19, 2013
Tools for Your Future

Tools for Your Future

While there are no set answers, there are tools to help students make well informed decisions about the future.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 8, 2013
Paying to Intern

Paying to Intern

Students, it seems, are so desperate for experience that they’re not only willing to work for free, but to pay to do so.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 29, 2013
Careers to Consider

Careers to Consider

Whether you’ve graduated or are in college, the job search is inevitable.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 16, 2013
Congratulations, Your Student is a College Graduate. What’s Next?

Congratulations, Your Student is a College Graduate. What’s Next?

Guide your child through life after college with suggestions for graduate school, how to get an internship after college, and job opportunities

By UniversityParent.com
Published April 4, 2013
Work the Room: Networking Tips

Work the Room: Networking Tips

Networking can jump start your career.

By Fastweb Staff
Published March 18, 2013
Make Your School Alum Work for You

Make Your School Alum Work for You

Make your school alum work for you as you enter the workforce.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published March 16, 2013
Networking Know-How

Networking Know-How

Networking is more important than ever when it comes to landing a job. You may think that networking is for corporate types, not for college students. But you're wrong. According to ...

By Elisa Kronish
Published March 12, 2013
Does Presence Equal Promotion?

Does Presence Equal Promotion?

Experts say that when you’re trying to get your career off the ground, you should go to work.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 12, 2013
Now Hiring

Now Hiring

Some industries seem to be recession-proof. Why?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 12, 2013