Posts tagged ‘College Students’

Networking is Great for Your Job Search… Unless You Do This

Oof! You creak off of the couch you’ve been sleeping on for the past three weeks and your back is aching. Stumbling toward the kitchen, you’re…

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Where Teachers Get Schooled: What It’s Like to Go to Teacher’s College

Confession time: when I was little, one of my favorite afternoon activities was “playing school.” I’d create homework and report cards for my students, and before…

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Why Getting Your Own Domain Might Be the Key to Your Job Search

Your heart thumps in your chest as that little arrow hovers over the blue “Submit” button. You take a breath, let it out, and then… click!…

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GenTwenty’s Guide to College Success: How to Ace More Than Your Finals

As a college student, you have approximately 5,000 pages of reading to do on a daily basis. This means that it can be hard to find…

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How to Get a Job in Finance at a Tech Company

There’s not much like that Bay Area vibe. You’re a financial analyst and your morning routine consists of pulling on a simple pair of dark-washed Levis,…

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Fundamentum WebClass: The Scariest—And Most Rewarding—Thing I’ve Ever Done on the Phone

This week, I did something that freaked me out a little. I called a mysterious telephone number and shared some of the most significant moments of…

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Job Search Tips For College Students From a Hiring Manager Turned Career Coach

Forget about airplanes with “Hire Me!” banners flown past recruiters’ windows. Ditch the singing telegrams that deliver your résumé to hiring managers. Lisa Quast is not…

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Setting Yourself Up For the “Serial Expat” Lifestyle After College

You start getting birthday wishes several hours before your birthday from your friends farther east than you. Your passport* looks like it’s been through hell and…

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Want to Find a Job? Follow These 10 Steps

Everyone wants one now. Everyone wants one right now! What, a golden goose? Nope. Something even better. A job, of course! But, just like good ol’…

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5 Ways to Scare Off Employers During the Job Search

My breath catches in my throat as I peer through my fingers. Fear slithers up my spine and I try to ignore the chills. I almost…

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