Why You Should Have a Business Card

We live in a world where job searches, internet searches, networking, and many other career building opportunities have moved online. Even with so many online career resources the business card is a necessity, and even a preferred avenue for exchanging Continue reading Why You Should Have a Business Card

MN Ag Expo: Where Jobs Are Growing

The agriculture business is growing and you should start looking into it. The GreenSeam Ag Expo is happening on January 25th and 26th of this year at the Verizon Wireless Center in downtown Mankato, MN. Expo’s, such as this one, Continue reading MN Ag Expo: Where Jobs Are Growing

Going Global: A guide to National and International Jobs

  There are many online resources to locating jobs within different regions of the United States such as Mavjobs, Indeed, and Monster. But do they allow for you to explore career outside of the United States? Or find out the Continue reading Going Global: A guide to National and International Jobs

Working for a Nonprofit: An Interview

A nonprofit is, “an organization with the purpose of which is something other than making a profit…often dedicated to furthering a particular social cause or advocating for a particular point of view.” Nonprofits are a great option to consider when Continue reading Working for a Nonprofit: An Interview

How Going to the Career & Internship Expo Set Me on the Path to Success

Last year I was getting ready to graduate in the spring of 2016. I believe I had the same thought of every senior, “what am I going to do after I graduate?” Yes, getting the degree is the first step Continue reading How Going to the Career & Internship Expo Set Me on the Path to Success

How Does an Internship Impact My Future Career Path?

Recently, I spoke with a few College of Business students who were willing to share their experience about internships and the company’s they’ve interned at. See the following comments below for some great advice and commentary regarding their experience: Q: Continue reading How Does an Internship Impact My Future Career Path?

Why get an internship before applying for your first “big kid” job?

The importance of an internship or practicum experience cannot be overstated to the newly graduated college student.  Today employers favor employees who have done an internship or practicum prior to applying with their company or organization. A college diploma will Continue reading Why get an internship before applying for your first “big kid” job?

What should I do after my internship is done?

The biggest thing you’ll want to do after your internship is completed is take some time to reflect on the experience. What went well and what didn’t go so well? What skills did you learn or hone during the internship, Continue reading What should I do after my internship is done?

How do I find and apply for an internship?

You now know why it’s important to have an internship, but now you are probably wondering how do I find and apply for an internship? When I was searching for an internship, I really needed to think about what kind Continue reading How do I find and apply for an internship?