Long before you graduate from college and start looking for jobs, you should already develop your own personal brand. It’s important that people get to know you for who you really are without revealing too much of yourself. Potential employers want to familiarize themselves with future employees even before they apply for jobs. They want […]
Life After College: Getting Your First Job and More
There’s only one thing that beats the excitement of your HBCU college experience – and that’s graduation and life after college! But are you ready? There are so many decisions to make, from where to live to where to find the best job. HBCULifestyle can help you make a smooth transition, putting all the information you need in a one-stop online career shop.
Maybe you’ve just walked the stage, or are about to. Or perhaps your big day is off a few years, but you’re already thinking about what lies beyond. These are great reasons to think about your career. And HBCULifestyle has something for each phase. Our frequently updated internships list details ideal opportunities for those looking to get their feet wet in a field, while our career profiles section offers a day-in-the-life look at careers of interest, from experienced professionals. Looking to make money while you’re still in college? Check out our college entrepreneurs section.
You shouldn’t wait until after graduation to make career choices. With HBCU Lifestyle there’s no need to. Read our career articles and make the right choice for your future today.
With the boom of the Internet and technology in recent years, many people have made viable careers using resources not previously available. Who would have thought that you could make thousands of dollars a month writing about your daily activities? Here is a list of five career options that your grandparents, possibly even parents never […]
An entrepreneur is person who is quick thinking and can adapt to market an idea or product to make money. Entrepreneurs are natural leaders and usually have a unique skill-set that drives them to become successful business owners that manage their business in a streamlined manner. They are not afraid of risks, and often their […]
An internship plays an extremely important role in getting hired for your ideal job since a leading factor in hiring decisions is your level of experience. One proven approach to gaining experience is to first be hired in an internship role at your dream company. This will not only help you to get accustomed to […]
Interns should treat their internship as a really long job interview, which could result in a new career. Here are ways to influence a potential employer.
Interested in the retail business? Get a head start on your career after college with 8-10 week paid summer internships at Macy’s. Macy’s internships are designed to provide hands-on education, experience in a focused area of expertise, exposure to people on a similar career path and training from some of the most prestigious experts in the retail industry.
Dante Lee, the 29 year old Internet media mogul who is the founder of Diversity City Media and the co-founder of Lee Moss Media. These award-winning companies help clients reach African American consumers through online advertising and public relations. As owners of the largest network of premium African American web properties (including BlackNews.com, HBCUconnect.com, BlackHistory.com, […]