Archive for ‘July, 2015’

Five Personality Clues That Will Help You Find Your Dream Job

What’s the secret to career satisfaction? Contrary to popular belief, it’s not doing what you love. You probably love drinking cocktails, eating chocolate and having sex,…

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3 Crucial Friendship Habits That Accelerate Your Career

The smartest thing I ever did in college was immediately befriend three classmates whose passion for learning was as strong as mine. All three of us…

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Teaching English Abroad: Everything You Need to Know About TEFL

There’s a huge global demand for native english speakers who can teach. Chances are, you’ve either taught abroad or know someone who has. So, why do so…

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Making the Case for Non-Profit Jobs After College

“If your son or daughter is considering a career in nonprofits, don’t be alarmed.” Paul Schmitz, an opinion writer for CNN, gave this advice to parents…

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3 Ways to Reverse Your Summer Internship Disaster

I was an intern. I’ve worked with interns. I’ve trained interns. I’ve had career-changing summer internships, awful summer internships, and a few that made me feel…

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4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Applying to Graduate School

You’re probably considering applying to graduate school if you graduated from college in the last two years. Choosing to continue your education or begin life in…

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How to Make Your College Experience Resume-Worthy

In college, I was the girl who loved class lectures and studying for exams. I didn’t discriminate, either. I developed a school-girl crush on at least one…

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What Every Recent Grad Should Know About Salary Negotiation

You hang up the phone and let out a little squeal. You got the job!  You can’t wait to tell your parents, your best friend, and…

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The Overwhelming Pressure to Apply to Grad School

The pressure to apply to grad school is overwhelming for many college students. Is grad school worth the time and money? Here’s one student’s perspective.

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Happy 4th of July! What’s it Like to Become a U.S. Citizen on Independence Day

Getting a job in the U.S. is often harder than getting into college. But, it’s even more impossible when you’re trying to become a naturalized citizen…

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