Associations or organizations exist for nearly every type of profession. These groups consist of people who work in the same field, for instance mechanical engineering or dentistry, and they offer their members several advantages. These include staying up to date on changes in your field of work and the ability to network and find a […]
Even if you are a college student, you can use LinkedIn to tell future employers about yourself. Your LinkedIn profile should be focused on the job, industry or business you are interested in and would like to highlight during this time in your life. Complete your profile on LinkedIn and be sure to include as […]
As a new grad entering the workforce, you’re working on your contacts list, enlisting professional contacts, former supervisors, professors, and mentors to help you through personal e-mail and your LinkedIn account. If you want to expand your network with valuable professional contacts who can lead to further learning and career opportunities, joining a national […]
It’s difficult for a college student to take on a part time job with a full course load. Even if the job has relatively flexible hours that don’t conflict with classes, a last minute paper can really throw a wrench into your schedule. At the same time, with rising tuition and the cost of living, […]
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 […]
The global economy is rapidly changing. It transforms year to year forcing future career professionals to step back and take notice or remain left behind. Decades ago, job candidates could land decent jobs without a college education since college was geared towards elite professionals such as doctors, lawyers, and scientists. Corporations were lenient during the […]
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.