http://d3srkhfokg8sj0.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/557/102382.jpg
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Girl leading group

Career corner: How and why to be a leader

How and why to be a leaderIt’s April—besides April Fool’s and National Hairball Awareness day, the 17th–23rd is National Student Leadership Week. Leadership sounds frightening at first, but there are lots of ways you...
Work it: How to land a summer job

Work it: How to land a summer job

Rate this article and enter to winIt’s the most wonderful time of the year: Summer is right around the corner, and you’ve got weeks of freedom to look forward to. In between balmy days...
Career Corner

Career corner: How to write a cover letter

How to write a cover letterToday’s job market is competitive—ven to work at a fast food joint. So how do you stand out from the crowd? You need a cover letter, and it needs...
Empty resume

Career corner: Résumés

You’ve decided that you want a job. Now what? Step one: Create a résumé. Aside from using it to apply to jobs, you can also use your résumé to help you apply to college,...
Girl in interview

Career corner: Preparing for an interview

Résumé? Check. Applied to jobs? Check. Now it’s time to prepare for the interview. Yikes.When you’re going after a job—even if it’s at the local burger joint—you’ll want to try to be ready for...
Professional group

Career corner: Preparing for a job

In today’s economy, it’s never too early to start thinking about jobs. Whether you’re considering an after-school job or your future career, there are plenty of things you can do now to prepare for...
Counting coins

Career corner: How to afford the holidays

’Tis the season for buying peppermint everything, stuffing down Grandma’s cookies, and picking out the perfect gifts for your squad. There’s just one little thing you need for your happy holidays—money. And it feels...
A young woman thinking while on her computer

Why disappointment matters: Turning letdowns into life gains

Rate this article and enter to winYou trained your booty off all winter, and when it came time for tryouts, the competition was too stiff; there just weren’t enough spaces on the team. Then...
Professional girl with micraphone

Ask the academic advisor: What kind of job or internship should I look for?

"I’d like to find a job or internship. What kinds should I look for?"—Deanna, Columbus, OhioDeanna,Jobs and internships offer opportunities to learn technical skills, industry jargon, day-to-day operations, business savvy, and professional etiquette. They...
Girl in interview with two men

Career corner: Is LinkedIn worthwhile for high school students?

Yes. Millions of people use LinkedIn to find jobs and network, and in 2013, the site lowered its minimum user age to 14. Since then, more and more teens are taking advantage of LinkedIn...