When You’re Too Broke to Intern: Paid vs Unpaid Internships

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As a college student you probably need more money. Tuition, room & board, books, Uber, Amazon… everything starts to add up. The idea of doing an unpaid internship does not make anyone excited. You know you should do an internship …

Five Ways to Find an Internship Today!

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It’s internship season! If you don’t want to spend this summer stuck in retail jail, then you need to get started on your summer internship search. So the first question you may have right now is, how do I find an …

College Doesn’t Teach You How To Get a Job

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Much to the dismay of many parents (and students) who fork over thousands of dollars to institutions of higher education, going to college doesn’t teach you HOW to get a job. Throughout my career I have encountered many students who …

Missing the Career Fair Could Mean Missed Opportunity

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After well over a decade in higher education I’ve participated in hundreds of college, internship, graduate school, and career fairs. It has been a pretty interesting experience that has taken me across the country to some cool locations. Many college …

Take These 10 Questions to Your Next Informational Interview

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Now that you have been at your internship for about a month, you should know where everyone sits, you understand the office culture, you have your morning routine down to a science and hopefully you are working on some interesting …

Seven Ways to Make a Bad Impression at Your Internship

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Finals are over, Memorial Day weekend has unofficially kicked off the summer and the first day of your internship is coming soon. Whether it’s your first internship or your fifth, there are some things you want to do and other …