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

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 a part-time job?

How do I find a part-time job while in school? On campus? Everywhere you go on campus you will see students working. Students are directing traffic, selling textbooks and snacks at the CSU, washing dishes, writing parking tickets, and refereeing Continue reading How do I find a part-time job?

Why get involved during your college experience?

Why should I join a student organization, or do anything extracurricular during my college experience? I’d like to flip that question and ask why not? The cost is little, and the benefits are HUGE! Minnesota State Mankato is a pretty Continue reading Why get involved during your college experience?

Making The Most Out of Summer

This semester is quickly coming to a close and with it, the school year. It is a time full of stress and anxiety. Studying for finals and wrapping up course work can be exhausting. The time it takes for the Continue reading Making The Most Out of Summer