How many times have you had a great idea and dreamed of building an entire business around it? Mike Matousek, CEO & Founder of the Boston-based company, Flashnotes.com, did just that.
Mike divulged that the idea for the platform came about in a statistics class during his junior year of college at Kent State, in which many of his classmates struggled to understand the professor's [...]
We all know the old adage, "Do what you love and you'll never work a day in your life". However, pursuing your passion can be a daunting endeavor when you don't know how to turn that passion into a career. That's why we're introducing a brand new series on The College Juice: "So, You Want to Be A..." Each installment will focus on a different career path, with a new expert or two sharing thei [...]
There is no other time in your life that you will be afforded the great opportunity to network with major companies in your field. Is it scary? Absolutely. Will you dread it? Certainly. Is it worth it? DEFINITELY.
Your best defense against nerves is to simply prepare yourself. A memorable interaction with a representative from your favorite company could be all you need to solidify an inter [...]
We have a #CareerNow EXCLUSIVE, just for you! After your next interview, keep these tips in mind...
Don't forget to head to the @BNcollege Twitter Page on 11/5 at 8pm ET for our second Twitterview with career expert, Joan Kuhl. Whether it's interview tips or internship advice, get answers to even y [...]
I know you may feel like you are just starting to get settled on campus, but this is also the time to get focused on your career. If you are the type of student who is motivated by success and making a difference, then it’s important to start your career strategy now.
Students can experience a lot of anxiety and pressure about transitioning from college to their dream careers. So, with your c [...]
It's a scary fact that many employers decide within 10 minutes whether a candidate is right for the position. You may be prepared for the interview in the sense that you've researched the company, memorized your strengths, and thought of good questions to ask the interviewer but, the point of an interview is for the hiring mangers to see if they like you in person. Don't fret my friends, there is [...]
Last year we brought you organization made easy, and it’s once again time to clear some of the clutter that’s built up over the past year and start over fresh. If you missed our posts last year, check them out for ways to organize your schoolwork, desk, dorm, or closet. Being organized is a skill that never gets old whether you’re keeping your shoes from being all over the floor or applying [...]
Looking for a job after college can be intimidating. At times, it can feel like you’ve reached a dead end and don’t know where else to look, but don’t give up! It’s simply time to get creative. Edudemic has a list of career-based Twitter chats and their corresponding hashtags! Job-hunting can be as simple as logging into your Twitter account.
This chat offers great advice when it comes [...]