Do Unpaid Internships Help Your Job Search?

Every college spring, my friends would start the desperate search for summer internships. There was a hunger in our bellies for that coveted internship which would add to our thin, hopefully getting thicker, college resumes. Unfortunately, many of these internships were unpaid. It seemed like it didn’t matter. As long as you had an internship, […]

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The 3 Personality Traits Job Seekers Must Balance in Interviews

I read a recent article in U.S. News & World Report on balancing certain character traits when going on job interviews. For job seekers constantly being pulled in a number of directions, balance is crucial in all areas of the job search–especially interviews. Job seekers want to come across as polished, but not flashy, poised, […]

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Are Virtual Job Fairs the Way of the Future?

There’s not a lot of charm to the traditional job fair. It’s a crowded conference space, filled with job seekers and recruiters dancing around tight booths filled with free pens. Job seekers are herded in and out of booths in a traditional job fair, and the overall experience can leave job seekers feeling overwhelmed and […]

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