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Fall College Recruiting Check List for College Students

I hate to say it but the summer is just about over. Microwave. Check!Towels. Check!Iron. Check! This is pretty much the kind of checklist that students and parents are using this time of year as college studens head back to school! College juniors … Read More…

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Top 10 Secrets of Interns Who Get Full Time Jobs

Did you know that most companies with an internship program want to convert the college students in their internship program into full time permanent career hires? Well they do. Organizations like INROADS prepare college students to participate in prestigious internship programs with that … Read More…

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Develop New Skills Through Volunteer Work

The recent Volunteer Impact survey from Deloitte showed that Generation Y employees feel that volunteerism is a good way to develop new job skills that employers want. 91% of the respondents to the survey agree that skills-based volunteering, such as sharing accounting skills … Read More…

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Funding for African Americans to Study Abroad

William Nolting is the Director of the University of Michigan Overseas Opportunities Office and International Educational and Work Abroad Editor for Transitions Abroad. He compiled a list of opportunities that can help African American students access global opportunties. We have already discussed the … Read More…

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Campus Jobs are Real Jobs Too

I’d venture a guess that the majority of college students hold part time jobs in college.  Many of those students hold down on campus jobs.  Whether enrolled in 2-year, 4-year or a vocational training or career education program, on campus jobs are often … Read More…

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Capella U Online Writing Lab Open to Public

Capella University, a fully accredited online university established in 1993 has opened the online writing lab for public use. Now the uiversity’s 23,000+ students in doctoral, masters, bachelors and certificate programs will share the resource with anyone needing writing help. Why Open the … Read More…

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