Tag Archives: career advice

How to eliminate “um” and “like” for student success

Hey, you know, like, um, dude, seriously, it’s like totally uncool, um, you know what I’m sayin’ … No, you probably don’t. Colloquial speech may be okay among your friends or social group, but in your school and business life, … Continue reading

Posted in College life | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Land that job! Top interview secrets for college seniors

It’s that time, upperclassmen. You’re graduating soon! Woohoo! You made it! Now what? Well unless you won the lottery, or you came into a sizable family inheritance, you have to start looking for employment. AKA: work. To land that job, … Continue reading

Posted in CB Blog, College life, College majors, Internships, Money management, Student jobs, Summer jobs | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

High paying jobs for college students — 5 ways to maximize your time and put more cash in your pocket!

Unless you are Donald Trump or Tim Cook, you may be looking for a job that offers a little more cash flow. And if the basic on-campus jobs like working as a cashier at the bookstore or flipping burgers at … Continue reading

Posted in College majors, Internships, Money management, Student jobs, Summer jobs | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Rising cost of college: How to overcome student loans and income inequality

Most of us were more worried about getting into our college of choice than we were about paying for that education. But the cost of college has risen dramatically in recent years. According to the National Center of Education Statistics, … Continue reading

Posted in CB Blog, Education news, Loans and scholarships, Money management | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

How to find the college internship of your dreams

You’ve been studying hard, working your way toward that golden diploma at the end of tunnel. Perhaps you already have a career path in sight. Or maybe not. Either way, it’s never too early to start thinking about putting the … Continue reading

Posted in CB Blog, College life, Internships, Jobs & internships | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Top tips for setting goals for the new year: Academic success, career planning and more

It’s now a brand new year and there’s no time like the present to re-evaluate your goals for academic success and career planning. Setting goals is the process of defining where you want to go and the best way of … Continue reading

Posted in CB Blog, College life, College success tips, Dorm life, Graduate schools, Jobs & internships, Study advice, Study tips | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

College life: Keeping your balance the college way!

Probably the most useful thing I’ve learned in my college life is how to stay afloat while balancing school, work, personal and social life. It’s not a lesson that comes easily learned; it takes more of a trial and error approach. But … Continue reading

Posted in College life, College success tips, Greek life, Student health | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

College survival tips: Keep in touch over the summer with friends, professors and TAs

Keeping in touch with friends over the summer can make for an easier transition back into classes come fall. Although technology has made that task easier than ever, it does still require a bit of effort on your part. But, … Continue reading

Posted in College life, College success tips | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment