What to Do When Entry-Level Positions Need “Two Years of Experience”

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You’ve been scouring job boards for the perfect role at the right company and finally found a serious contender. This opportunity is in your ideal industry, features all of the compelling responsibilities you’re ready to take on, and it includes …

By The Daily Muse
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In Very Exciting News, Oprah Just Shared Her Secret to Success

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Yesterday, Oprah Winfrey delivered the commencement address at Smith College. And when Winfrey, who rose from humble beginnings to become a media trailblazer and billionaire, said “…that truly is the secret to my success,” it’s fair to say we all …

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#Adulting 101: Food and Cooking

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When I was in middle school a million years ago, we had a home economics class (is that still a thing?) that taught us some #adulting basics including preparing a meal I’ve repeated my entire adult life: lazy lasagna.  Fast …

By Ashley Browning
Ashley Browning Corporate Partner Relations Manager
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Awesome Life Hacks to Take Advantage of this Summer

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Life Hack #1: “Volunteers who give back, pay back.”
SponsorChange is an organization that pays volunteers’ student loans for every project completed.

Website: www.sponsorchange.org

Life Hack # 2: “Live and Learn On Organic Farms”
Volunteer around the world at organic …

By Amelinda Vazquez
Amelinda Vazquez Assistant Director of Programming
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New internship? New job? Don’t just survive; thrive!

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Summer is often a time when students and recent alumni are starting new experiences – many of them jobs and internships. I was once there myself; starting a new job and wanting to not just survive – but thrive. I …

By Ana Clara Blesso
Ana Clara Blesso Assistant Director of Experiential Learning
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The Ultimate Interview Guide

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Job interviews are life changing events. Anyintern.com has created the ultimate list of interview tips and techniques to help you nail that interview. Here are the top 40 interview tips.

By Amanda Carchedi
Amanda Carchedi Marketing and Communications Manager
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4 Reasons You’re Ambivalent About the Job Search (and How to Tackle Each One)

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You’ve decided you want to change companies. But, that’s about as far as you’ve managed to get. Each time you sit down to actually dig through some open positions, quantify your bullet points, and tailor your resume, you just think, …

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6 of Our Favorite TV Shows That Aren’t Realistic About the Workplace

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With summer finally here, all of you  graduates are understandably nervous about what your future job holds. While events like Beyond UConn have prepared you for some things, there are other sources that are working against the reality of …

By Autumn Magro
Autumn Magro Communications Intern
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5 Tips to Surviving College while Running a Business, Passing Class, and Working an Internship

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Are you struggling to get through school while running a side business?  While it is definitely not the easiest of tasks it can be done.  It is my last week here at UConn and I have made every mistake there …

By Fritz Gilbert
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Enhance your summer with online courses

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The sun is shining bright, the trees are beginning to look green again – summer is almost here. Most of us are probably looking forward to a welcome break from managing classes, preparing for exams, stressing over research, and perhaps …

By Tithi Basu Mallik
Tithi Basu Mallik Graduate Student Career Programs and Services Graduate Assistant
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