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Nailed It: 5 Ways to Finish Your Internship Strong

Nick Bailey | Posted 08.11.2015 | College
Nick Bailey

Whether your experience was great, less than great or somewhere in between, you've got one last chance to nail it this summer.

Scott Walker's Dropping Out of College Is Not Something to Be Celebrated or Emulated

Larry Atkins | Posted 06.22.2015 | Education
Larry Atkins

There are various reasons for dropping out of college, including family issues, having kids, needing to work right away to support a family, or pursuing a trade or other career options that do not require a college degree.

Why Students Shouldn't Limit Themselves in Their Summer Job Search

Payton Davis | Posted 05.05.2015 | College
Payton Davis

If my story is any indication, students seeking summer jobs shouldn't shy away from opportunities that, one, have seemingly little to do with their desired career paths and, two, take them far from the classroom for a few months.

Dear Professor, Some of Us Work 40 Hours a Week

Fernando Hurtado | Posted 11.22.2014 | College
Fernando Hurtado

I'm writing this with my neck in pain, after finishing an assignment I shouldn't have been doing at 1 a.m. the morning it was due. And it's not that I did it the that late because I'm "such a procrastinator, lol."

Start Early to Be an Entrepreneur

Jack Nadel | Posted 09.28.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

In many ways, an entrepreneur's career is like a football game. Both combine a swift pace with a highly competitive atmosphere. The "game" is divided into four quarters. In the first quarter you assess the other team's strengths and weaknesses based on your scouting report.

Which Starbucks Employees Are Likely to Benefit From ASU Degrees?

Maureen Conway | Posted 08.18.2014 | Education
Maureen Conway

Starbucks announced this week that it will offer full tuition reimbursement for employees seeking a bachelor's degree. There are a couple of stipulations, however.

How to Succeed in Business: the First Steps

Jack Nadel | Posted 07.30.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

I'll begin where the majority of successful entrepreneurs begin--"follow your passion." It may be a shopworn phrase, but this advice is as valid today for how to succeed in business as it was a hundred years ago, and it has certainly proven true for me.

Diversity in Media: Internships

Cierra Lockett | Posted 06.25.2014 | Black Voices
Cierra Lockett

There are many programs that offer great opportunities for diverse college students to succeed in media, and they have fostered meaningful learning experiences for young professionals for years now.

Your Kids' First Job: Rags to Riches

Neale Godfrey | Posted 05.05.2014 | Parents
Neale Godfrey

How much of a factor should money be in your children's choice of a career? It's not the first thing they should be thinking about. Work is how they're going to spend a very large portion of the rest of their life. But, on the other hand, they want to be able to buy the occasional iPad.

These 10 Internships Pay More Than Your Job Does

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 03.03.2014 | College

Brace yourself. The amount these interns are raking in is enough to make you spit out your coffee. Glassdoor.com, a platform for employees to anon...

"Finding Work" Reader's FAQ

Roger Wright | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Roger Wright

The new thinking on career development operations is that businesses are their customers too. That can be a radical change.

Attorney General Alleges Major For-Profit College Lied To Students

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California's attorney general filed a lawsuit Thursday accusing a for-profit college company of misrepresenting job placement r...

I Love My Internship! Now What?

Geoff Falen | Posted 10.16.2013 | College
Geoff Falen

Several weeks ago, I wrote about what to do if you hate your internship. But it's just as important to zero in on what you like about your internship -- and what that might mean for the future.

Traversing the NBA Draft: An Intern's Plight and Pleasure

Tyler R. Tynes | Posted 09.05.2013 | College
Tyler R. Tynes

As an intern in the sports department, the youngest of all my colleagues, I was given the task to travel to the NBA Draft and give live coverage of the event. It was as if my editors knew my birthday (November 18th for those wondering) was too far away. So instead they gave me my gift a few months in advance.