I transferred from a liberal arts college to a big university (that is much more highly ranked). I pointed it out on my resume but I wasn't sure if it would be ideal to bring it up during my phone interview. For example, when they ask me about the biggest challenge I faced in college, I was thinking about talking about the challenges I faced transferring from a small to big school.
Hi there, this is a great question! Pointing out the change on your resume is a good start, it will show that you have changed and updated your education. As for mentioning it on a phone interview,…View all answers »
I am a senior Finance student-athlete and I have sent more than 120 applications for a 2020 summer internship. I almost never got a reply. My resume is strong, I have already had 3 internships and I speak 3 languages. What am I doing wrong? Is my resume not as good as I think it is? Am I missing the "right" approach? Are online applications useless if you do not know anybody in the firm?
Hi there! This is a great question. Applying for jobs can be very stressful and frustrating when you do not hear back. Sometimes companies are flooded with applications and that can affect the ability…View all answers »
Do you have any tips for transitioning to working full time after being in school?
Your first full-time, professional job will certainly be an adjustment from college life but also very exciting! Adjusting your focus will help you successfully make that transition. In college, you have a…View all answers »
What email address should I use to apply to a job?
Applying with a school or personal email is acceptable. Just keep in mind that whatever email address you choose, it should be professional and should be accessed and checked frequently.View all answers »
I'm trying to get my foot back into the door by doing part-time work (I have developed my skills over 3 years from personal work and volunteer work in the field I would like to work in), a lot of jobs are asking for full-time for the field I want to work in. Is there somehow a way to ask part-time since I'm working on my major and am a full-time student right now?
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