Posts tagged ‘History Major’

What Can a PhD in Science REALLY Do For You?

If you love science, there’s one obvious academic and career path. You just get your BS, your MS, your PhD, and then you’re set… right? Well,…

email
Read article

One Epically Awesome Job Search Story

We’re always super excited when students and recent grads get hooked up with jobs through AfterCollege, but today’s post may just go down in history as…

Read article

Think Your Major Is Holding Back Your Job Search? Read This

When you’re in college, your whole life revolves around your major, so it’s easy to feel like it has to set the tone for your life…

Read article

How to Deal With Being Unemployed After Graduation

In an ideal world, no new grad would have to deal with unemployment (that’s what AfterCollege is all about, BTW), but let’s get real for a second. We know…

Read article

How to Negotiate Your First-Ever Salary

You’re not in any position to negotiate salary when it’s your first job, right? Not necessarily! Read our guide to getting the best possible compensation.

Read article

Love Mad Men? Then You Might Want Alex’s Job

Think you could be the next Don Draper? If you’ve got a way with words and more creativity than you know what to do with, you…

Read article

What Dumbledore, Haymitch, and Obi-Wan Kenobi Can Teach You About Your Career

Harry Potter had Dumbledore. Katniss and Peeta had Haymitch (when he wasn’t drunk). Luke Skywalker had Obi-Wan Kenobi. Yes, some of our favorite protagonists owe their…

Read article

Is Modesty Ruining Your Chances of Getting a Job?

Nobody likes a showoff, and we’re not just saying that. Studies show that people who blatantly self-promote aren’t as successful or well-liked as their peers. At…

Read article

4 Real-Life Skills I’ve Learned From Blogging

Guest author Christine Barba is a blogging queen. Over the past summer she started a blog called Project Light to Life and has been busy producing…

Read article

Want to Work Abroad and Make a Difference in the World?

Sometimes your college major can lead you directly to your career, and sometimes it sends you on a meandering path that crosses continents and oceans. Just…

Read article