The 1 Untold Reason Why You Should Focus More On Internships Rather Than GPA

I’ve had a GPA of 2.7 or lower for the past 4 semesters and I just turned down Facebook and Amazon for internships. Drop the mic . . . But for real though, you and I both know that a 2.7 is far from stellar. I’ve had friends who used to laugh at people with … Continue reading “The 1 Untold Reason Why You Should Focus More On Internships Rather Than GPA”

3 Steps to Turn Rejections into Internship Offers

It hurts doesn’t it. Getting rejected. Being told you’re not good enough and someone else is better. Companies can’t hire everyone that applies, but that still doesn’t make it easier to be one of the ones that are rejected. And what can really ruin your day is when a company you were really pulling for, … Continue reading “3 Steps to Turn Rejections into Internship Offers”

How To Find a Job When You Graduate from University

Finding a job after you graduate from university can be tough. There is a huge amount of competition out there and this means that it is very difficult for an employer to set their employee requirements. For that reason, employers are setting the bar higher so now is a better time than ever for you … Continue reading “How To Find a Job When You Graduate from University”

3 Ways to Stand Out as an Intern

Whether you’re just starting out in your career, or have decided to pursue a new direction work wise, it is important to get as much experience and knowledge as you can, as soon as you can. A great way to go about doing this, and to also get your foot in the door at companies you’d … Continue reading “3 Ways to Stand Out as an Intern”

#75 – Career Expert Series – Isaac Morehouse

For Episode 75 of The CareerMetis Podcast, we will be hearing from Isaac Morehouse Guest Introduction – Isaac Morehouse Isaac describes his career path and what he noticed throughout his time working in and around higher education organizations. He noticed that something was amiss between students leaving higher education and looking for work, and the employers who … Continue reading “#75 – Career Expert Series – Isaac Morehouse”

7 Career Success Tips for New Grads

When you graduate, no matter what your field is, there are so many choices available to you. However, you need to consider various aspects of career progression to become super successful. These tips are equally valuable for all professionals, but they would be of great assistance to individuals just starting their careers. So let’s have … Continue reading “7 Career Success Tips for New Grads”

Is College Really Worth the Money?

What do Bill Gates, Richard Branson, Steve Jobs, and Mark Zuckerberg all have in common? They are all millionaires that never graduated college. Sometimes the allure of making it without attending college can be strong. In the past, a college education was something that only the rich could afford, and not everyone needed. You could … Continue reading “Is College Really Worth the Money?”

How do I Stand Out as an Intern Applicant With Minimal Experience?

A few months ago, a student applied to my agency’s internship program with minimal experience. She had just finished her freshman year at college, and her resume didn’t have the multiple extra-curricular activities,the other applicants did. Yet, I hired her over dozens of students that had more robust resumes. How did I know she was … Continue reading “How do I Stand Out as an Intern Applicant With Minimal Experience?”