5 questions to ask yourself before becoming an entrepreneur

5 questions to ask yourself before becoming an entrepreneur
  Being your own boss, setting your own hours, and wearing pajamas to work, are just some of the many perks of being an entrepreneur. The life of an entrepreneur is one widely envied and yet few are cut out for it. So while it may seem tempting to quit your day job, the decision ...

Top 100 career blogs to follow in 2013

Top 100 career blogs to follow in 2013
Ranked according to Coupon Audit An infographic by the team at CouponAudit  

There’s an “ad” for that: My adventures in using social media to land a summer internship

There’s an “ad” for that: My adventures in using social media to land a summer internship
“Don’t even bother trying,” they told me. “Take the summer off,” they said, “and just enjoy yourself.” A summer internship in Manhattan. That was the elusive prize they told me I couldn’t have. The conventional wisdom went: They don’t hire freshmen as interns. Even more discouraging was the belief that the most highly desirable internships ...

Four online tools to help you practice job interviews

Four online tools to help you practice job interviews
As hiring managers compare your resume, cover letter and online presence to the needs of the position, you’ve survived several layers of candidate screening. You’re feeling confident as you’ve made it to the job interview. But are you really ready? Practice interviews should be part of your preparation strategy! You probably won’t be able to ...

CReAtive Tips for Standing Out to Employers

CReAtive Tips for Standing Out to Employers
CReAtive Tips for Standing Out to Employers Clean up your online presence. The first thing employers will do is to see what they can find out about you on the Internet. Are you ready for that? They may look at your Facebook page during the interview. Are you ready for that? Look for WORK, not ...

Damage Control: How to Recover After an Interview Disaster

Damage Control: How to Recover After an Interview Disaster
By Katie Douthwaite, The Daily Muse, Jan. 28, 2013 It’s easy to get rattled by a high-stakes job interview—and so, it’s also not uncommon to experience a certain head-smacking moment right after you walk out the door. You know what I mean: You suddenly realize an answer you gave was completely off the mark, or ...

University Graduate Employment

University Graduate Employment
Text Version Available Below   Text Version Below UNIVERSITY GRADUATES Thinking about going to university? Wondering about job prospects and salaries? Each year, graduates of university undergraduate programs are surveyed about their success in finding work through the Ontario University Graduate Survey. Graduates from 2010 were surveyed from fall 2012 to April 2013. TWO YEARS ...