Published: Sep 06, 2016
When our very own Beth Burrus took a roadtrip to visit schools across the US, she discovered the 8 ways college students can kickstart their future careers and secure a network before graduation. She shared them - and the roadtrip pictures - with Vault's editorial staff.
It may seem obvious that connections are useful in a job search, but you might not know that a personal contact at an organization can make or break your chance at getting hired. Below are five strategies you can adopt to expand your professional network and make genuine connections, which can be paramount to landing an internship or post-graduate job.
"The biggest mistake people make in social media is that they let their posts live forever. "
So says Mark Cuban, celebrity billionaire, investor and sports team owner, in the very first line of a video that presents something of a dystopian outlook on social media and, indeed, digital communication as a whole.
We recently debuted a new blog series focusing on the career advice the elderly population, specifically the Baby Boomer generation, had for their millennial counterparts. During the interviews at Senior Planet, one thing was evidently clear – many seniors were not looking to retire anytime soon.