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Category Archives: Internships

How to Kick the Internship Up a Notch

One of the keys to career success for a new grad is to have a resume with a couple of good internships. Especially in today’s job market, employers are successfully using internships as a way to find good candidates for long term career … Read More…

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Advice from America’s Coolest Summer Internships

Scottrade was mentioned in Inc. Magazine’s list of America’s Coolest Internship programs. Although the financial sector continues to evolve since the economic crisis, the tips from recruiter Amy Meister on the Scottrade website for college students who want to get into good summer … Read More…

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Learn these Skills on your Next Internship

In an article published in the Deseret Morning News, Wendy Leonard says, “Colleges and universities dump a lot of new college graduates into the work force, and yet some in the work force still need additional, specialized training to perform well in the … Read More…

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Did your Summer Internship Turn Into an Offer?

Summer is over and you have finished your internship but you still have not heard from the company about a full time career offer for after graduation. Do you have any idea why? I saw a colleague in HR yesterday and we chatted … Read More…

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9 Tips for Freshman to Succeed in Summer Jobs

Teens are an important part of the labor force and have a lot to offer. In 2006 the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that more than 8 million working teenagers were added to the payroll. Many of these working teens are college freshman, … Read More…

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Tips for HBCU Grads Still Looking For a Job

Congratulations to you if you are one of this year’s HBCU grads! If you graduated and have not yet secured a career position, here are some tips for an effective post graduation job search. 1. First and foremost – Do not panic! You … Read More…

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