Posts by Kara Foran

Top 50 Cities and Top 30 Employers for Internships

The numbers don’t lie: 60 percent of students with paid internships land at least one job offer, if not more. Internships are a smart way to land…

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Use Our College Senior Checklist to Make Sure You’re Covered For Graduation

Graduation season is exhilarating. Finals end, graduation parties become a thing, you experience academic freedom, your future is upon you, student debt is around the corner…Wait.…

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Top 20 Tech Employers Students Want to Work For

You’ve probably already been to the careers page of at least one of these organizations. Companies like Google have such strong internal brand names, that student applicants…

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Stop Student Loan Default in its Tracks

Student loan default is the worst case scenario for a college graduate–at least that’s what our national culture would have you believe. Fear hangs over graduates’…

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6 Steps to De-Stress and Reverse Winter Blues

Twenty-somethings are high-energy, fun-loving, and carefree–right? We go to brunch twelve times a week, and grow mustaches faster than we grow organic produce–posting the whole ordeal on…

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Get Ahead This Holiday Season: Your 5 Job Search Guides

Thanksgiving and Christmas break can feel strange if you haven’t started looking for jobs yet. You might visit home and think, “What am I doing with…

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How to Research Potential Employers Before Interviewing

A job interview is like an open-book test: read and learn everything you can about the company. Every piece of information gives you a leg up over…

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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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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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How to Choose Your Major Based on Salary (Infographic)

I remember sitting in my counselor’s office, feeling tense about my future. I was a sophomore in college and still hadn’t declared my major, and I…

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