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Cover Letter for Internship Sample

Cover Letter for Internship Sample

Make the best impression possible with a great cover letter.

Published March 24, 2016
50+ Exciting Summer Internships for College Students & Grad Students

50+ Exciting Summer Internships for College Students & Grad Students

These internships prove you can have the summer of a lifetime and gain invaluable work experience, too!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 17, 2016
How to Find a Part-Time Job Today

How to Find a Part-Time Job Today

Find the best summer job or part time jobs with this advice.

Making It Count
Published June 2, 2009
Practice Interview Questions

Practice Interview Questions

Prior to an interview, it’s always a good idea to go over some practice interview questions.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 10, 2016
Let's Get Legal: Guidelines for Paid or Unpaid Internships

Let's Get Legal: Guidelines for Paid or Unpaid Internships

Make sure you know your rights as an intern before your internship begins, so that you don’t get taken advantage of and expectations are set from the start.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 4, 2014
Cool Holiday Part Time Jobs

Cool Holiday Part Time Jobs

Ideas for cool part time jobs for work in retail during the holiday season

By Roberta Chinsky Matuson, Monster Contributing Writer
Published June 17, 2009
2014’s Top 10 Highest Paid Internships

2014’s Top 10 Highest Paid Internships

The competition for young talent is fierce, especially within the technology sector, as 19 of the 25 high paying companies happen to be technology-centered.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 3, 2014
Who’s Hiring for the Holidays? Companies Hiring 2014 Seasonal Employees

Who’s Hiring for the Holidays? Companies Hiring 2014 Seasonal Employees

Don’t limit yourself to the big brands when it comes to seasonal employment. Smaller retailers and shops gain holiday momentum, too.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 1, 2014
Discover Your Summer Job Options

Discover Your Summer Job Options

Whether you’re in college or saving for college, a summer job is a great idea to earn extra money to save money to pay for school.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 9, 2016
Spring Semester Time-Line for Landing a Summer Job

Spring Semester Time-Line for Landing a Summer Job

Where will you be spending your summer?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 12, 2016
Maximize Your Summer Job

Maximize Your Summer Job

If you’re going to work hard this summer anyway, don’t you want to get the most out of it?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 20, 2015
Get a Job: Federal Work-Study

Get a Job: Federal Work-Study

You can get a job through federal work-study.

By Roxana Hadad
Published March 9, 2009
4 Ways to Gain Job Experience

4 Ways to Gain Job Experience

Sometimes, you just need to get your foot in the door so you can obtain your first job!

Kizzy Preston
Published October 6, 2014
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 September 30, 2015
The Benefits of College Career Centers

The Benefits of College Career Centers

Your college career center can help you find the right occupation or connect you with the right opportunity. What are you waiting for?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 15, 2015
Internship Interview Tips

Internship Interview Tips

Sharpen your internship interview skills with these tips!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 9, 2014
Work in Retail

Work in Retail

If you're considering work in retail, check out these tips.

By Valerie Lipow, Monster Contributing Writer
Published June 5, 2007
Temping Can Be Tempting

Temping Can Be Tempting

Temping can be tempting when there aren't a lot of job offers coming your way.

By Elisa Kronish
Published March 9, 2009
Quick Two-Minute Resume Changes

Quick Two-Minute Resume Changes

These quick resume updates can improve your resume and take little-to-no-effort.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 29, 2015
Summer Jobs in Hospitality

Summer Jobs in Hospitality

Picture yourself working summer jobs in hospitality.

By Roberta Chinsky Matuson
Published June 5, 2007