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The job prob: An expert edits your résumé

Rate this article and enter to winEXPERT: Michelle Dumas, Distinctive Career Services, BostonMany of us have stared at the screen, willing vague experiences and anxious words to form into a compelling statement of how...
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The job prob: How learning to lead can help you succeed

Rate this article and enter to winIt's that time again: time to evaluate our national or local leaders, get into bitter online arguments, and even vote. But as much as we complain when our...
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The importance of motivation and support for adult learners

Rate this article and enter to winCarmelo B., a business management major at DePaul University in Illinois, never envisioned that after earning an associate’s degree, landing a great job, and starting a family, he...
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The job prob: How (and why) to get that internship

Rate this article and enter to winInternships are the “new interview”—your most likely route to a job, according to surveys of students, graduates, and employers. Here, experts say why.Question: How much does an internship...
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5 skills to take away from any job or internship

Rate this article and enter to winYou applied. You interviewed. You’re hired.First of all, congratulations! No matter what kind of job or internship you’ve secured, there are many opportunities to hone your skills and...
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How to kill it at your interview

Rate this article and enter to winWhen you’re facing an interview for a job, internship, or other opportunity, you may be thinking that the interviewer has all the power and it’s on you to...
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Presenting yourself to employers: How to build a professional online image

Rate this article and enter to winLife is filled with memorable moments, and it can be extremely fun to share them with friends through social media. However, while you may want to highlight your...
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18 things we wish we’d known sooner

Rate this article and enter to winSH101 asked more than 2,000 students what they learned the hard way. Check out their recurring themes and highlights — so you can have it easier. Family, school,...
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Selecting your spokesperson: Securing strong recommendations

Rate this article and enter to winIf you’re looking for a job or internship, or are applying for further education, you will need to put together a portfolio of recommendation letters and have people...
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Creativity: Can you lose yourself to find yourself?

Rate this article and enter to winDo you see yourself as creative? Maybe you don’t play a musical instrument and didn’t wow in grade school art class. Perhaps you see your creativity in your...