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Asked by omer on October 26, 2016

Where should I start to find internships? And once I get an internship, how should I prepare?

ADP, Daikin Applied, Grace, Caterpillar have responded.

Hello!

There are many ways to search for internship opportunities. First off, if you are a college student, the best thing you can do is utilize your school's career services office.  Advisers…

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Asked by George on October 26, 2016

I'm majoring in Finance. Do you think I need to complete any co-ops?

Hersheys, Cigna, Textron, ADM, ADP have responded.

It's always a great idea to complete a co-op or internship. Internships are a great way to get some real world experience in an area you are interested in pursuing after college. This will also help you to…

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Asked by T on October 2, 2016

The company I interned with last summer gave me an offer to come back. But they gave me a short time frame to accept. I would like to go to another company. But I fear that I may not get any other offers. Can I accept my previous companies offer, so that I have a guaranteed offer, but then go to a different company if I get a better offer?

Grace, Cardinal Health, Accenture, Textron have responded.

My best advice for you is to decide what is best for you and your career, if you were not happy an as intern at that company then you would probably not be happy as an employee. If you would like to go to another…

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Asked by piyush kanta on September 21, 2016

I am an undergrad student majoring in biotechnology and i am from India.I need to apply for an internship or a summer project. How should i approach a person regarding this? Thank you!

Gap Inc., Caterpillar have responded.

It sounds like you are getting a jump start on planning, which is outstanding!  Start your search with utilizing job boards that are specific to biotechnology, to help you identify potential…

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Asked by Eric on August 27, 2016

I am a senior majoring in Management Information Systems. I have very little technical background and I was just offered an internship as a help desk tech. I am hoping to become either a Systems Analyst or Business Analyst. Will the skills I gain from this internship help me find employment in one of these fields easier? What certifications would be beneficial?

HP, Caterpillar have responded.

Congrats on the internship! It can definitely help beef up your resume to land the right full-time position. You should also let your managers and mentors know your career plans, they may be able to help network…

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Blog post on March 2, 2015

How to Change Careers

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Changing careers is common for many people. Whether you’ve simply discovered you actually hate your current career path or your industry has made it impossible for you to continue being employed...

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Blog post on February 26, 2015

5 Ways to Improve Your Resume

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You found the perfect job opening. It has all the elements you desire: compensation, corporate culture, and location are all in line with your dream job...

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Blog post on February 23, 2015

Coffee Fiends In The Workplace

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Coffee is a national pastime for millions of people in the US. From the first cup shortly after the alarm goes off in the morning, to the 3pm refuel we’re a country that loves our bitter caffeinated beverages...

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Blog post on February 20, 2015

The Balancing Act Of Vacation Time

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Vacation time can be a difficult subject to deal with in the workplace. Most companies have a set amount of paid time off based on various elements that designate a person’s ‘right’ to more or less vacation...

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Blog post on February 17, 2015

How To Work With People You Genuinely Dislike

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The workspace can be a place of inspiration and joy, filled with people who you deeply appreciate. Your office can also be a drudgery littered with various individuals who you’d rather not see twice let alone every day...

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