Posts tagged ‘Recent Graduate’

How to Talk to People (Without Being Awkward)

For the first time in a week, I’m wearing makeup. My lips are painted a blush pink and my eyes are accentuated with a dash of…

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My First Job After College: Freelancing in Tokyo

It’s been a few months since you graduated. Every morning you wake up and feel a sinking feeling in the pit of your stomach because you…

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What Does a Social Media Marketing Intern Do?

Austin Pomerantz sat back with a sigh. Having graduated from CSU Sacramento in December, he knew it was time to find a job. There was one…

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The Career Story and Advice You Need to Hear Before Starting a Career in HR

Pauline Bailey, Director of Human Resources at Punahou School, answers the phone and I immediately understand how she’s excelled in the field. There’s a laugh in…

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What You Should Be Reading This Summer

It’s always the same. With the heat comes the restlessness, the flurried frenzy as your senses whirl with the promise of sweet freedom. Yes, you’ve got…

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What I Learned Conducting an Informational Interview

She wipes her sweating palms on her pantyhose as she takes a seat on the Muni bus. The styled mannequins of Forever 21 seem to mock…

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Starting a Career in Education with Teach For America

The early morning sunlight floods the field outside of Simone’s small house. She looks across the hushed green grass of the countryside to the school on…

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10 Songs to Listen to When Writing Your Résumé

You’re ready to start applying for jobs. What’s one of the first things you need to do? Write your résumés! (Yes, more than one. Check out…

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What It’s Like to Work at the EPA

What if your first job after college was doing something that not only affected you, but also the rest of the U.S.A.’s population? Sounds pretty crazy,…

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3 Cover Letter Crimes—Why You Never Got An Interview

A friend of mine works at a recording studio. Students and recent graduates are constantly reaching out to see if they can intern there. Some of…

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