25 May 2018
Some people love networking; it’s a great opportunity to meet all sorts of people and pick their brains about different companies or industries. Other people hate it; it may feel awkward introducing yourself to people and asking them to help you advance (or start) your career. Whether you fall into one of those groups, or somewhere in between, the reality is that networking is essential to any career and it is something you must grow comfortable doing well.
18 May 2018
Securing a summer internship is a great way to gain skills and experience during your time off from school. It is also an excellent way make connections within your industry and maybe even find a job after graduation. But in order for that to happen, you’ll need to make sure you leave a lasting impression on your coworkers and superiors!
11 May 2018
Time management is a skill that is necessary in almost any field, but unfortunately, it doesn’t come naturally to all people. If you are a person that struggles with their time management, no need to fear! There are some simple things you can do to improve it, and you’ll be checking tasks off your to-do list in no time.
27 Apr 2018
You certainly don’t have to be best friends with every single one of your coworkers, but considering that you will spend nearly 40 hours each week working and interacting with them, it doesn’t hurt to get along. There will doubtlessly be occasions of disagreement or conflict, but how you handle it will play a large role in your workplace environment.
20 Apr 2018
The last step of the job offer process will typically involve the employer offering you a compensation package. If this is your first job, it can be confusing or even overwhelming to try and figure out what it all means. To help you better understand it, we’ve broken down what compensation packages commonly include and shared some advice from our hiring experts on how to decide what offer is best for you.
13 Apr 2018
While social media has led to a whole new host of communication options, email still reigns supreme in the business world. For those looking to land a job, that means that email is a great way to contact recruiters and hiring managers. But before you hit “send” on that email to a potential employer, make sure you’re doing it right to optimize your chances of a positive response.