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Time to Stop Playing Business Card Scrabble With Our Qualifications?

Dr Layla McCay | Posted 12.04.2012 | Business
Dr Layla McCay

This week both my real life and my Twitter feed have been jumping with the question of post-nominal letters: what letters (if any) should you put after your name on a business card?

iPhone Maker: Don't Worry, Student Laborers Are 'Free To Leave' Anytime

AP | Posted 11.12.2012 | Technology

BEIJING (AP) — The company that manufactures Apple's iPhones has responded to an accusation that vocational students are forced to work in its Chine...

How to Land a Great Internship Next Summer

David Thielen | Posted 10.15.2012 | College
David Thielen

Working as an intern at a startup is the fast track to an awesome job, because an internship with a superb recommendation puts you ahead of everyone else.

Are Internships Worth the Trouble?

Uloop | Posted 10.14.2012 | College
Uloop

Completing the long list of classes for our course curriculum is always the first things on our minds but should all of these things be the only focus on our minds? What about internships?

9 Ways To End Your Summer Internship On A Positive Note

tv | Posted 08.14.2012 | Teen

By Sierra Tishgart The last few days of your summer internship are just as important as the first -- if not more. You've worked hard all summer lo...

How to Manage Your Fall Internship

Uloop | Posted 10.10.2012 | College
Uloop

Interning during the fall presents its own challenges, namely that you are likely taking classes and maybe even working a part-time job in addition to your internship. Though this dynamic might be difficult to balance, it is not impossible.

Signs You Will Have a Successful Summer Internship

Uloop | Posted 09.19.2012 | College
Uloop

How do you ensure that you end up in the internship that is right for you? These are some signs that indicate your internship is on the right track.

5 Things You Need to Do Halfway Through Your Internship

Her Campus | Posted 09.15.2012 | College
Her Campus

Now is the perfect time to make sure you're still on the right track to having your boss remember you as that awesome intern who they should definitely hire one day (or at least give a good recommendation to), so don't slack off now!

Worst Career Move: JPMorgan Summer Intern Sends Inappropriate Work Emails, Touts Fake IDs

Dumb As A Blog | Posted 07.05.2012 | Weird News

It's officially summer in the concrete jungle, which means the city is swarming with interns. Unfortunately not all of them have read the How To Be...

13 Ways To Make The Most Of Your Internship

Posted 06.19.2012 | College

Many college students will spend their summers interning for little or no money in hopes that their work gets them one step closer to a real job after...

10 Ways to Lose an Internship

Her Campus | Posted 08.18.2012 | College
Her Campus

After spending months preparing for the internship of your dreams, the last thing you want to do is jeopardize it from the beginning. Her Campus gives you 10 ways to lose your internship, and how to avoid these mistakes

The Challenge of Hiring Linksters

Karen Leland | Posted 07.16.2012 | Small Business
Karen Leland

In one short month summer will be here, and millions of Linksters, also known as "The Facebook Generation," will be working in small businesses as office assistants, interns, busboys, lifeguards and camp counselors.

Young Entrepreneur Council: 15 Ways to Recruit the Best Candidates as Summer Interns

Scott Gerber | Posted 07.15.2012 | Small Business
Scott Gerber

College is almost out for summer. How do you attract the best and brightest college interns to a new summer intern program?

Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson May Reunite For 'Interns'

Posted 04.09.2012 | Entertainment

Following the breakout success of "Wedding Crashers" in July of 2004, Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson became the comedy couple du jour -- and it didn't t...

Diane Ravitch Calls Herself A Voice For Teachers, In A Cruel Reform Movement

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 03.26.2012 | Education
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

By: Robyn Gee Professor Diane Ravitch is a big voice in education policy and a huge critic of No Child Left Behind. Yet, as former Assistant Secreta...

Alexander Eichler

Junior Investment Bankers Unhappy With Paychecks, Direction Of Their Industry: Survey

HuffingtonPost.com | Alexander Eichler | Posted 10.25.2011 | Business

As their industry shifts focus and work becomes ever more demanding, junior investment bankers are saying they're less satisfied with their jobs, acco...

The Importance of Summer Internships

Tory Burch | Posted 10.09.2011 | Style
Tory Burch

To celebrate the spirit of the internship, we've highlighted some great mentors and their summer interns on our blog. See what beauty expert Bobbi Brown, Glamour's Anne Christensen and Refinery 29's Christene Barberich have to say.

The Power of Interns

Rebecca Kantar | Posted 10.08.2011 | Business
Rebecca Kantar

Building an effective team starts with attracting and recognizing talent. Minga received nearly 30 intern applications for ten spots on its summer team.

Why Are Young, Educated Americans Going Back to the Farm?

Turnstyle | Posted 10.02.2011 | Green
Turnstyle

Photo Credit: Nelson Harvey/Turnstyle Two farmers smile in Paonia, Colorado. Originally published on Turnstylenews.com, a digital information servi...

Why Are Young, Educated Americans Going Back to the Farm?

Turnstyle | Posted 10.02.2011 | Green
Turnstyle

Photo Credit: Nelson Harvey/Turnstyle Two farmers smile in Paonia, Colorado. Originally published on Turnstylenews.com, a digital information servi...

Hiring Unpaid Interns: 5 Things You Need To Know

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Charlotte Jensen | Posted 08.09.2011 | Small Business

Interns can be a great resource for a small company -- they're cheap, they're motivated and they bring a young perspective. And sometimes they even wo...

Fewer Perks, More Work For Wall Street's Summer Interns

New York Times | KEVIN ROOSE | Posted 09.21.2011 | Business

In better days, college-age interns at the nation’s largest investment banks, known as summer analysts, were treated like young royalty. But shrinki...

From Intern to Solar Champion

Brian F. Keane | Posted 09.20.2011 | College
Brian F. Keane

Leadership by example is one of the most effective ways to encourage others to buy solar power. AU is clearly providing the leadership. Now it's time for all U.S. colleges to follow AU's example.

Tattoos: An Oddly Recession-Proof Industry

Daily Finance | Loren Berlin | Posted 09.14.2011 | Business

In today's challenging economy, when unemployment continues to hover near 9%, people are also choosing to remove tattoos to appeal to potential employ...

The Roaring Twenties: Generation Gaffe

Stefanie Lee | Posted 09.11.2011 | San Francisco
Stefanie Lee

San Francisco twenty-somethings are a curious bunch. They shell out $5 for a scoop of ice cream, yet trek home by foot from the Mission instead of putting that same Lincoln towards cab fare. I know these contradictions to be true because I embody them.