Find your Niche, Land your Dream Job!

Have you been searching the same old job boards, but not finding what you’re looking for in a potential job? Feel like you’ve been seeing a monotonous string of job postings from the same companies and positions? Shake up your Continue reading Find your Niche, Land your Dream 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?

You Want a Job. What Do Employers Want?

Job searching for students can be very difficult and discouraging at times. Your relevant experience is often limited, yet employers seem to expect a lot of experience for entry-level jobs. How can you overcome this? Think SKILLS! No matter what Continue reading You Want a Job. What Do Employers Want?

Your part-time job matters!

Your part time job matters to future employers! Follow these four steps to showcase your skills.   1.)   Reflect Change in ourselves often goes unnoticed unless we stop and take the time to reflect on how far we have really Continue reading Your part-time job matters!

Top 100? (Really?) resume and interviewing tips to land your part-time job!

The new school year has officially begun! It’s a very exciting time, full of food, fun, and non-stop activities. Of course, the majority of you will not be able to fully appreciate this time, because you can’t stop thinking about Continue reading Top 100? (Really?) resume and interviewing tips to land your part-time job!

“Welcome to Mr. Slushy Dawg, may I take your order?”

Welcome back to classes, Mavericks!   With some luck, your internship, part-time job, or volunteer experience over the summer was something directly related to the career you want to pursue after graduation, and the skills and experiences you had are Continue reading “Welcome to Mr. Slushy Dawg, may I take your order?”

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

Get Involved!

So you survived your first week of classes and are settling into your normal schedule. Now what? Time to take a mental break from studying, put down that Easy Mac, turn off Netflix, give your Facebook account a break, and GET Continue reading Get Involved!