Tag: alumni

9 Reasons to Use the Career Center Before Senior Year

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Freelance Writer

You have a wealth of career knowledge right at your fingertips with your college career center. Here's why it should be your favorite place on campus! read more

College Friendships: Connections That Will Last a Lifetime

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This story about Wells College alumnae meeting up in Mexico will give you all the feels (and make you cherish your present and future college friendships)! read more

How to Ace Your Alumni Interviews

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Cofounder, Director of College Admissions Counseling, One-Stop College Counseling

A good alumni interview can seriously improve your chances of acceptance at a college. Here's some advice to help you maximize your time during your interview. read more

How to Get a Job After College, Step-by-Step

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Freelance Writer

A successful job search takes time, a thorough exploration, and the proper tools, like a kick-butt resume and cover letter...and we're going to cover it all. read more

Networking With Alumni From Your School

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Dean of Career and Professional Advising, Haverford College

You know you should "network" to get ahead in your future career. But did you know you should be networking with your school's alumni? Well, you should. Here's how. read more

Howard University Alumni Answer President's Call to Help College Seniors With Financial Need

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180 students are struggling to pay off their college bills. But they got some unexpected help from an unexpected place. read more

Web Entrepreneurs with College Degrees

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Editorial Assistant, Carnegie Communications

Do you have a great idea for the next big app, website, or social media network? Well, here's an idea for you: stay in school! Just take a cue from this list of founders of some of the most popular stuff on the Web. read more

Your Hidden Job Network

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Marketing Intern, Carnegie Communications

When it comes time to look for a job, cover all angles of your network--friends, family, college. Take a risk to make connections, or to use the ones you have, no matter how far-reaching they seem. Today's job search requires a little bit of risk to be successful. read more

Rev Run Wisdom and Bold Moves in Your Job Search

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Freelance Writer

Sometimes, you just have to go for it. Rev Run recently tweeted something that I found particularly inspirational. He said, "My schedule for life: find all the good in life...praise it...and watch everything else fall in place." That's the theme to this post and my recent couple of weeks--sometimes, if you want something badly enough, you have to take that risk and hope that everything comes together as it should. read more