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40 Things College Students Can Do Now to Prepare for Graduation

Preparing for graduation can often times be hectic, especially if you wait until the last minute. Don’t let college graduation sneak up on you. Here are 40 things you can start doing today in preparation for (and after) the big [...] Continue reading ->

Career Tips That Will Actually Get You a Job After Graduation

If you haven’t heard already, graduation is yet again upon us and in true over-achiever fashion, you’ve done all of the leg work. You’ve aced all of your finals, have an immaculate GPA and have already lined up your first [...] Continue reading ->

Decision-Making Strategy

Let’s face it – for most people, making decisions is a stressful and time consuming process. Some people tend to dwell on the potential outcomes and only focus on the negative aspects, while others don’t take the consequences into account [...] Continue reading ->

10 Benefits of Volunteering

Volunteering may not be the first fun activity that comes to your mind when you think about how to spend your free time away from your studies, but it has proven to be one of the most rewarding. Read more [...] Continue reading ->

Preparing an “Elevator Speech” for Career Fairs

What does an elevator have to do with a speech you ask? Well, it is the term used to describe the short 30 second to two minute speech that you could have with somebody in an elevator ride, also known [...] Continue reading ->

Building Relationships with your Instructors: Benefits

You have read how to build a relationship with your instructor, but now you are asking why? Here are a few reasons why it is important to build strong relationships with your instructor. Knowing that you have an instructor that [...] Continue reading ->

Building Relationships with Instructors

Building relationships with your instructors does not mean that you are trying to be a “brown-noser” or a “teacher’s pet.” In order to succeed during school and even after graduation this is a strategy that is often overlooked by students. [...] Continue reading ->

Many Successful Students Complete Internships. Here’s Why.

The best thing you can do to prepare for a future career is work hard in school. Participating in class, studying for tests and completing group projects can do a world of good in teaching you about your chosen field. [...] Continue reading ->

Don’t Do These Things in the Workplace

When discussing post-graduation career advice, we generally focus our attention on things you SHOULD do to put yourself in position to succeed. But today we’ll take a different route and discuss what we suggest you DON’T DO in the workplace [...] Continue reading ->

Turn Mistakes Into Professional Progress

Don’t allow the title of this article to confuse you. You don’t necessarily have to be a working professional for this topic to be relevant. Heck, it even applies to kindergarteners at some level or another. In this sense, “professional” [...] Continue reading ->

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