How to make it in New York City
MARCH 5, 2013
But I wanted to stress to him how hard it is to make it in New York in fashion. He wants to be a stylist. He talks about it all the time.
Employer Networking Through Your College
DECEMBER 11, 2014
Most colleges will publish events and opportunities online or via an email newsletter. College sponsored speakers on campus.
Five tips for asking better questions | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.
MAY 6, 2010
Instead, New York fills my head with ideas. Finally, the last thing I did in New York is visit Seth Godin’s office, to interview him.
Many Colleges and Universities have jumped on Pinterest
MAY 21, 2012
So we are not at all surprised to find out that colleges and college students are joining in on the fun, too. Adorable bulldogs.
ResumeBear: Kickstarter Funding Projects for College Students
MAY 9, 2012
College is a great time to explore your creativity, and Kickstarter is a great place to find the funds to make your creative dreams a reality.
Employer’s Interview Advice for College Students
MARCH 5, 2015
Consider this advice direct from several top employers: 6 pieces of advice for college students. Jeff Fernandez, CEO of Grovo in New York City, says “Prospective employees need to be in tune with the corporate culture and social cues.” Ask the Career Services staff at your college or university about practicing with you.
5 Hot Cities for Recent College Graduates Entering the Workforce
MAY 12, 2014
Graduating college used to nearly guarantee a key to the American middle class, and all of the bills and responsibilities that come with it.
Employers: Show Common Courtesy to Applicants
JANUARY 23, 2012
Looking for a job can be stressful. recent Washington Post article, “Are you hiring? Here are some highlights. Acknowledge all applicants.
Will Resumes Become Obsolete?
FEBRUARY 7, 2012
Two years ago while applying for jobs, I spent hours worrying about my resume. Is the wording okay? Do I love the design? What did you think about it?
Report on Millennials: Young, Underemployed & Optimistic
FEBRUARY 20, 2012
The study shows that college does make a difference. 69% Only 30% of 18-34 year olds consider their current job a career.
3 Tips for Managing Social Media in the Workplace
FEBRUARY 14, 2012
The Mashable article mentions The New York Times test. Are you allowed on social media sites at work? Understand company policy.
7 LinkedIn Tips For Recent Grads
AUGUST 24, 2011
great place to start is your college or university’s LinkedIn group, and then search for relevant industry groups, says Gen-Y expert Lindsey Pollak.
Looking for a New Job? Check out the App Market
FEBRUARY 17, 2012
If you’re looking for a new career, it might be a good idea to research the app market. Do you use any mobile apps throughout the day?
6 Steps To Maximize Your School’s Career Center As The Path To Job Success
OCTOBER 20, 2015
Career Advice Job Search career advice career center college college student job search millennial recent gradWatch these tutorials!
Top 10 Cities For New Grads
FEBRUARY 9, 2012
Though staying in your hometown or college town does have its benefits – relocating can open you up to much more career opportunities.
Who are the 10 Most Connected People on LinkedIn?
JUNE 21, 2011
Greater New York City Area. Career Advice College Graduates For Recruiters Human Resource News Job Market Social Media Success Stories linkedin resumebearIn honor of LinkedIn passing the 100 Million member mark this week, I thought I’d introduce you to the 10 most connected people on LinkedIn. Ron Bates. CEO/CMO ?
Surviving 9/11: Ten years later
SEPTEMBER 9, 2011
know that leaving New York City is really hard to do. For those who have kids, there is only room for high achievers in that city.
Finding Internships that Lead to Permanent Placement
FEBRUARY 18, 2013
Every year, fresh-faced college students venture out into the world of work, completing assignments as interns at major firms. Think Small.
Social Media Week in NYC: Breaking Down the #smw140resume Event
FEBRUARY 25, 2013
This event, hosted by The Muse , was all part of New York City’s Social Media Week (#smwNYC on Twitter). The Daily Muse. Mashable. AppNexus. WOW!
How I learned to live without a refrigerator
JUNE 4, 2014
I lived in New York City for ten years. I had a 500 square foot rent-stablized apartment in Park Slope. Then our books. Money
How School Affects Future Earnings
OCTOBER 17, 2011
Lisa Neilsen , who manages teacher training for New York City public schools, also comes down hard on the classroom structure.
Social Recruiting 101: LinkedIn Profile for Recruiters
DECEMBER 7, 2015
also work with job seekers and college students and have helped them connect with recruiters. Industry and City. At the top of your profile be sure to select your city and industry. For recruiters, I suggest the larger city geography instead of your small town. This is a relatively new LinkedIn profile feature.
5 Mistakes new grads should make
JUNE 3, 2013
The advice I’ve given to new grads in the past is to marry rich so you have more options. College and grad school old woman.
7 Ways to Use Geography to Your Networking Advantage
FEBRUARY 9, 2014
I am fortunate to live 50 miles outside of New York City in a vibrant Connecticut town on Long Island Sound. Higher Education.
Five things you can stop worrying about when you worry about getting a job
JUNE 24, 2013
After college is too late. By Your real work is figuring out where the new ideas are and being a part of them. Sketchy work history.
5 Cover letter mistakes that make you look crazy
DECEMBER 4, 2014
Melissa and I are in a hotel room in New York City to meet with a guy who has a lot of money and wants to do a makeup line.
My September 11th Memory
SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
My now ex-husband was just transitioning out of the military and had enrolled in college. graduated from college. There was no Facebook.
Benefits Behind Offering Internships to Veterans
NOVEMBER 11, 2013
They all enlisted for different reasons, but many did so in hopes of getting a college degree after their military service commitment was completed.
Best advice to twentysomethings: trust yourself
JULY 30, 2012
After college, I moved to Los Angeles, determined to play on the professional beach volleyball tour. But actually, watching makes me sad.
How to compete with Generation Z
JULY 12, 2011
But then I think about Wesley Yang, the Asian guy who recently wrote an extremely controversial article in New York magazine.
They Were Fired Before They Became Filthy Rich
MAY 7, 2011
In 1919, Walt Disney was fired from the Kansas City Star. The New Yorker gave Truman Capote the boot after he insulted poet Robert Frost.
Are You Recruiting Loyal Employees?
The Undercover Recruiter
MAY 29, 2013
Displaying company loyalty through skin art is nothing new – just ask any Harley-Davidson owner. So, would you? Source: ABC News.
Reasons You Won’t Get a Better Job in 2012
JANUARY 14, 2012
Year after year, “Get a Better Job” is one of the most popular New Year’s resolutions. Looking for a better job? You’re not alone.
5 Ways Teachers Can Earn Some Extra Cash
AUGUST 12, 2012
If you have a master’s degree and teaching experience, you can teach online college courses in your subject area. Become a private tutor.
Why Being An Apprentice Is Accelerating My Career
SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
After googling him and reading his features in Wired, Mashable, and the New Yorker, I decided that I wanted to work with him. And so here I am.
A fresh view of feminism for 2015
JANUARY 12, 2015
She she got a full scholarship to go to college. And my mom was in New York City writing him letters about how much she hates him.
The Pressure of Being in Your Mid 20?s
Ms. Career Girl
NOVEMBER 20, 2011
I’m 24, living in New York City and refer to both my tiny apartment on the upper west side and my parent’s home in upstate New York as my “home.”
How has studying or working abroad changed your career?
Ms. Career Girl
AUGUST 23, 2011
Courtney has since received a few promotions at work, which brought her from Chicago overseas to London for work. Have you studied or worked abroad?
Universal pre-K is bad for everyone
FEBRUARY 17, 2013
New York City increased the amount of child-support collected by 50% in the last ten years. Preschool does not help most kids.
Can HR Make Friends at Work?
MAY 1, 2012
When I was in college my Anthropology professor, Dr. Harald Prins used to say the field of Anthropology attracted “weird birds.”