LinkedIn: To Post or Not to Post

As the late, great Michael Scott once said, “I don’t want somebody sucking up to me because they think I’m going to help their career. I want them sucking up to me because they genuinely love me.” When you post on LinkedIn or interact with your connections, you don't want them to think you're sucking … Continue reading LinkedIn: To Post or Not to Post

To Intern as an Underclassman or Not?

Are you a freshman or sophomore thinking about getting an internship or a co-op? One look at the stats below will tell you you're thinking on the right track. 60% of 2012 college graduates who participated in an internship received at least one job offer 95% of employers are looking for college grads with experience … Continue reading To Intern as an Underclassman or Not?

Feeling the pressure and stress of college?

Are you feeling the pressure of life and a full Mortor Board caving in on you? Do you find yourself rolling your eyes anytime a professor gives you another deadline? Or losing your focus? And all you want to do is bury yourself under the covers to hide from the world? It's ok to admit … Continue reading Feeling the pressure and stress of college?

Choose Your Attitude

Let’s set the scene: You wake up at 8:10 a.m. for your 8:30 a.m. class. We’ve all had those mornings when we roll out of bed 10 minutes before we’re supposed to be in class and think, “crap…” You rush to throw on some clothes, get to campus, walk into class 10 minutes late, and … Continue reading Choose Your Attitude

Thinking About Grad School?

Are you considering continuing your education after you graduate from Purdue? Decisions like this are hard to make, especially if you still have a few years until it will take effect. Grad school can be a great way to advance your career, raise your earning potential and stand out from other job applicants. However, grad … Continue reading Thinking About Grad School?