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How to Avoid Common Resume Mistakes


Employers may receive thousands of resumes for one position. Because of this, they are often looking for any reason to eliminate a candidate. While resume writing is a creative process that allows writers to “break the rules” when appropriate, some … Read more

Best Internships for 2019


As of November 2018, Vault released their latest Internship Rankings. Annual Internship Rankings highlight the top internship programs in 16 categories, including Most Prestigious Internships, Best Overall Internships, several Best Industry-Specific Internships, and the programs offering the best Quality of … Read more

Join the Peace Corps!


If you’re looking for a life changing experience abroad with a commitment to community, look no further than the Peace Corps. From Albania to Zambia, Peace Corps volunteers serve all over the world during their 27 month commitment. During this time … Read more

A Guide to Assessment Days


Assessment days are common in the graduate recruitment process and they are used by employers as a way to select the strongest candidate for their company. The day will usually consist of multiple exercises, tests, interviews and activities that will … Read more

Noncompete, Nonsolicitation, Nondisclosure Agreements: What You Need to Know


Many employers require new—and current—employees to execute agreements that contain restrictive covenants. Employers require such agreements to protect their customer relationships, confidential information and trade secrets, intellectual property, and general business interests. While employers do have legitimate business interests to … Read more

Mastering the Art of Adaptation With an Internship Abroad


If you ever visit Chile, you’ll realize immediately that your textbook Spanish won’t get you far. Though most of Latin America boasts their own regional slang, Chileans take creative language to the next level. You’ll hear words like “cachai?” (you … Read more

LinkedIn Professional: Profile Development Tips


LinkedIn is a tool for students and alumni to build connections, but frequently, many don’t quite know how to maximize their digital presence online. LinkedIn is one of many tools you can use to create a digital stamp that embodies … Read more

What’s Important to Your First Employer? GPA or Experience?


Note: According to a survey of employers, the vast majority of employers with internship (75.2 percent) and co-op (65.9 percent) programs indicated the primary focus of these programs was to recruit college graduates for full-time, entry-level positions. Many employers look … Read more