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    New Netflix Documentary Shows Why Companies Need to Stop Overvaluing Academic Pedigree

    April 7, 2021

    The U.S. college admissions scandal that erupted two years ago had reverberations from coast (Yale and Georgetown) to coast (USC, Stanford, UCLA) and had its roots in the misguided belief that an elite education is worth any price, financial or ethical. A new Netflix documentary, “Operation Varsity Blues,” focuses on Rick Singer, the person who made a fortune...

  • The 10 Most In-Demand Entry-Level Jobs

    June 4, 2020

    The class of 2020’s entry into the workforce has been untraditional, to say the least. In-person graduation ceremonies have gone virtual, with streaming commencement speeches from luminaries like Barack Obama, Lady Gaga, and Malala Yousafzai. With those ceremonies over, they’re stepping into an uncertain job market. But despite that uncertainty, there’s still...

  • Availability of internships: 60% drop in new internships listed on LinkedIn since March 1, 2020  Industries currently hiring interns:  1. Chemicals 2. Mechanical & Industrial Engineering 3. Consumer Goods

    6 Steps for Building a Virtual Internship Program

    April 27, 2020

    For students, summer internships represent a chance to develop professional skills, pique the interest of potential employers, build networks, and earn a paycheck. For companies, internships deliver fresh perspectives, create enthusiastic brand ambassadors, and develop a critical talent pipeline. Central to all that goodness has been the opportunity to work and...

  • 3 Insights About This Year’s New Grads — and What They Mean...

    July 2, 2019

    It’s summer, and you know what that means — a new crop of bright-eyed, bushy-tailed graduates have thrown their caps in the air and...

  • Building an Internship Program: 7 Ways to Make Sure Yours...

    May 29, 2019

    The summer between my junior and senior years in college, I had an internship with Sports Illustrated that gave me my first exposure...

  • The Fastest-Growing Jobs for Male and Female Grads

    May 9, 2019

    There was a (long) time when female college graduates had four career tracks open to them: teacher, nurse, secretary, and housewife....