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Five Things to Avoid Saying in Any Interview

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So, you’ve finally handed in your last assignment and you’ll soon be ready to receive your diploma and display it proudly on your bedroom wall. It’s now time to prepare for that all-important interview for your very first ‘proper’ job or internship. But what to say or do or avoid? Interviews can be one of …

Pros and Cons of a Dual Degree Program

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Also known as a Combined Degree Program, this college path allows you to study for two different degrees simultaneously. That’s right, if you want to earn your associate’s and bachelor’s, or bachelor’s and master’s, or two master’s degrees at the same time, there’s likely a program out there for you. While it may sound enticing, …

Best Websites For Finding An Internship

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Internships are good venues to prepare high school and college students like you for professional growth and success. It eases the transition from school to the workforce by giving you skills development, work-related experiences, and professional connections. Furthermore, it exposes you to real-world problems, trains you in handling such situations well, and eventually nurtures adaptability to …

Don’t Lose Your Head While Job Hunting – Patience Is Key

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Unfortunately, many people looking for work are beginning to lose their patience and begin to doubt themselves, but that doesn’t have to be the case for you. Whether you’re looking for a summer job in high school, a part-time job in college, or your first full-time job after graduation, take a look at these job …

How to Ace the LSAT: 5 Tips for Success

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Figuring out how to ace the LSAT is not easy. LSAT builds so many difficult questions into the test that performing well on test day will be challenging for even the sharpest students. You know your goal score, and you know how much you are going to need to study. (On the other hand, perhaps …

How to Jump Start Your First Graduate Job Search

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After slugging your way through the endless drudgery of academia, you have finally arrived. You are a graduate with a diploma, eager to begin your career. While the economy has been improving over the last few years, the job market for educated yet inexperienced graduates is tough. Many people find themselves overwhelmed by the effort …

College Majors that Lead to Full-Time Jobs After Graduation

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The ultimate goal of earning a college degree is to use that education to find a job, right? Well, certain majors have more success in that goal than others—at least, in a faster amount of time than others. The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) conducted a survey of 373,807 bachelor’s degree-earning graduates in …

Should You Start Your Small Business While You’re Still In College?

There are many things to consider before starting a small business during college. careers & internships
The perks and pitfalls of acting early on that entrepreneurial spirit. For some entrepreneurs, starting a small business while still in university can be the best decision they’ve ever made. Facebook’s founder, Mark Zuckerberg, is perhaps the most well-known success story in this regard. But not all budding business owners will have the same circumstances …