College students often dread the word network. I remember when I first heard the term, I thought it was ridiculous. Why should I become friends with someone just for what they could offer me? I don't like to be taken advantage of, and I wouldn't want to do that to someone else. Once I graduated … [Read more...] about Your Network Equals Your Networth
This is a question that many college students ask themselves. Most people like to set their own schedule. We want to be able to be in control of our time and be rewarded for our efforts. Starting a business will give you that freedom but it also comes with a price. Often you will have to put in … [Read more...] about #QUIZ: Should I Start a Business or Get a Job After College?
As you start the process of finding, interviewing for, and landing your first entry-level job, you might feel a bit apprehensive. I know I felt that way. As a type-A personality, I like to be prepared. I want to know exactly what I should expect and when I should be expecting to expect this thing … [Read more...] about What to Expect in an Entry-Level Job Interview
“I want to be a millionaire, so freaking bad.” You might have been thinking it, but Bruno Mars sang it first. Many people strive to become a millionaire. In fact, there is even a day dedicated to those people. This year Be a Millionaire Day is May 20th. On this day we answer the question, “Who wants … [Read more...] about Simple Steps to Become a Millionaire
Are you a little intimidated by the Save Half challenge? I was too! Saving half of my meager take home income seemed like a far fetched dream. As a relatively new saver, the idea of putting away such a large amount by the end of the year seemed so impossible, daunting, and utterly … [Read more...] about Save Half Challenge: A Dummy Proof Method to Saving 50% Take Home Income
Your LinkedIn profile is one of the first places that a potential employer can see your digital footprint. LinkedIn is a professional social networking site where you can really show off your talents and experience. However, if used incorrectly, your LinkedIn profile can push away potential … [Read more...] about How to Leverage Linkedin to Jumpstart Your Career