The first week of school is a blur for most students and faculty. There is so much information and activity it’s easy to feel excited and overwhelmed all at the same time. There is all of the usual stuff to take care of – purchasing books, getting your ID card,… Continue Reading College Education: More than a diploma
The prospect of going to college is usually an exciting one. You finally get to choose an area of education to focus on that will lead you to your career! But it’s completely normal for that excitement to be accompanied by “the jitters”. The challenge is to manage those… Continue Reading Overcoming First Day Jitters
What if you do everything right – ask all of the right questions, attend an interview, meet the person who will be supervising you – and you find yourself feeling less than thrilled with your placement? Regardless of how long your placement experience might be, you want to ensure that… Continue Reading Field Placement: Finding Your Fit – Part 2
Targeting your cover letter and resume is a must! One quick way to determine what skills and qualities the organization posting the job values most is to look for repetition of words in the job posting. You might be surprised at what you find! RELAX – you don’t have to… Continue Reading #careerhack
A recent conversation with an HR professional in a law firm had me scratching my head for several reasons. As this person relayed a ‘series of unfortunate events’ to me that had occurred throughout the recruitment process with a recent applicant who was a former student of mine, I couldn’t… Continue Reading Course Content: Not Just for Tests!