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21
2015October

How to Make Job Searching More Appealing Than a Pumpkin Spice Latte

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by Cari Stark, Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

pumpkin spice latteFor career savvy college students, fall marks the time to get a job or internship lined up for the year. There's just one major flaw: where does one find the time? Don't worry: I'm not going to suggest less sleep. Sleeping less to accomplish more isn't always the answer, especially for the college students who […]

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20
2015August

What No One Tells You about Working While in College

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by College Works, Thursday, August 20th, 2015

What No One Tells You About Working While in CollegeThis article was written by our good friends at After College, the largest career network for college students and recent college grads. This article addresses a major dilemma college students face: should I work while in college? Enjoy! Work-school balance isn't just another Thought Catalogue topic baiting millennials. Financial security, happiness, and your future career are […]

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2015July

14 Back-to-School Reminders Inspired by Modern Family

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by Cari Stark, Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

PHOTO_Modern-Family-group2013Summer break's just about over and soon you'll be back at school. If you spent your summer break the right way--internships, pool parties, networking, BBQs, resume building, coffee, traveling--you've been busy. Super busy. And if that's the case, you might have forgotten what it feels like to be in school. Whether you're returning to college […]

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2015July

5 Fab Ways to #Learn the Most During College

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by Theresa Clark, Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

How to learn the most during collegeBeing a senior in college, about to embark on my last semester, I can't help but recognize how modern communication has played a part of my college experience. For millennials, the use of hashtags has become a popular phenomenon. We're more than ever attracted to words attached to meaning. I, along with most, if not […]

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2
2015July

Ultimate Guide: 5 Steps to Picking the Best Paint Colors

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by Cari Stark, Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Paint color selection blog coverColor matters. My childhood home always seemed unremarkable to me. My parents lived there for twenty years before they sold it. Never had it painted. Not once. The house wasn't exactly an eyesore, but the paint had faded drastically and in some areas had chipped down to the bare wood. All due to significant sun damage. […]

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6
2015April

How to Avoid a Useless Internship

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by Cari Stark, Monday, April 6th, 2015

HOW TO AVOID A USELESS INTERNSHIP BLOG COVER (2)If college students are getting sick of hearing one word repeated over and over again, it's probably "internship." The word "internship" is all over the college space. Countless articles have been written about internships and hundreds of organizations exist solely to help college students find one. For good reason. College students need an internship in […]

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23
2015March

Top 10 Killer Ways to Improve Your Resume

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by Cari Stark, Monday, March 23rd, 2015

Top 10 Killer Ways to Improve Your ResumeSuper scary statistics: The average time recruiters spend looking at resumes - 5 to 7 seconds The percent of resumes filtered out by talent-management software - 50% The percent of hiring managers who look at a majority of received resumes - 19% The average number of people who apply for any given job - 118 The percent of […]

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9
2015February

Top 11 Best Ways to Get an Internship

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by Cari Stark, Monday, February 9th, 2015

TOP 11 BEST WAYS TO GET AN INTERNSHIPWith the job market as competitive as it is today, a useful internship is a college student's only real opportunity to get a job after graduation. Employers use a college degree as a prerequisite. Some employers refuse to waive degree requirements altogether. However, today employers expect recent college graduates to have work experience and internships […]

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12
2013August

Back To School Preparation

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by College Works, Monday, August 12th, 2013

imgresSummer is coming to an end, which means it's back to school time. Starting off the school year strong is important for both you and your children to have a successful year. With just a couple more weeks of summer left here are some things to do to prepare for school. No. 1: Get into […]

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12
2013August

Mastering The Phone Interview

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by College Works, Monday, August 12th, 2013

imagesIt's 11:57, your heart's pounding, you've been staring at the phone for almost 15 minutes. You landed an interview with your dream company, but the catch is that you are about to take part in a phone interview- the results of this phone interview will determine if you get to interview with the company in […]

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