Take Charge of Your Career as a Freshman

Workology

Believe it or not, your first year of college is the best time to begin your career planning and preparation. Either way, it makes sense to write down some specific career goals for your four years of college. Ask your academic advisor about internships connected to your major.

2014 157

LinkedIn’s Youthful Expansion

Workology

The new University Pages and Alumni Tool gives new insight for high school students considering colleges and career paths. Ambitious career oriented students will love the ability to study career paths and their connections to alumni using LinkedIn. in Boston?

2013 152

How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

More than 90% of college kids get internships at some point or another, and, whether or not internships are fair ( some parents buy them ), it is really, really important to have productive summers that can distinguish a recent-grad’s resume. It would be so great, and helpful, if college career centers could be front and center in every student’s planning. So they can get away with having incompetent career centers. Career centers don’t understand social media.

2010 79