"We talk to nervous college seniors who are about to enter the job force in a very uncertain economic environment. We'll provide advice on how to land that first job"
Friday, May 23, 2008
Wednesday, May 21, 2008
The Last-Minute Résumé Filler:
"Nonprofits can't always afford to pay for an intern but are frequently looking for extra help. Volunteering over the summer, even for just 10 or 15 hours a week, can provide a résumé-worthy experience, says Diane Crist, director of the career development center at the University of St. Thomas' Opus College of Business in St. Paul, Minn. The experience may also allow the student to demonstrate some initiative and organizational savvy, qualities that will appeal to future employers, Crist notes."