Graduation is pretty awesome, as it signals your transition from college life to the real world. Of course that’s a little scary too, as it also means you’re entering the full-time work force (cue standard horror movie music). But before you start singing the blues, and before you bang your head against the wall at [...]
If you’re gearing up for the job hunt, or are knee-deep in it, then you already know: good jobs are hard to come by. So if you want to land one, it’s important to distinguish yourself. Here’s how: 1. Network. Without a doubt, the biggest tool available to you is networking. Most likely your school [...]
It’s that time of year again: cover letter time. Whether you’re applying for an internship or a job out there in the real world, a solid cover letter could get your foot in the door of a potential employer. Without a doubt, the key to snagging an interview is making a good first impression. And [...]
Post-graduate life comes with many financial burdens. Not only do you have to pay for all of life’s requisites–that’s food and a place to live at the bare minimum, not to mention car payments, health insurance, and everything else–you’ve probably got student loans to pay back. That means you need a job as of yesterday, [...]
Finishing school is only half the upward battle of paying for it. Now that you’ve got your degree, you’re understandably anxious to use it—because what good is an education that doesn’t pay for itself in the long run? Here’s where to start.