Mar
01

How to Ace a Challenge-Based Interview

Have you ever been asked to do a sample project as part of a job interview? If you haven’t yet, chances are good that you may be asked to participate in a challenge-based interview in the future. U.S. News & World Report career columnist Miriam Salpeter reports that the number of employers who are using …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~careerblog/2013/03/how-to-ace-a-challenge-based-interview/

Feb
25

CAREER BLITZ: Communication

TOPICS INCLUDE: Dolphin Organics – Marketing/Brand Development INTERN Health Communications – Communications Assistant – POST-GRAD Columbia Publishing Course – June 16-July 26 DIRECT MARKETING JOBS IdeaRocket – Copywriting/Marketing INTERN Associate Consultant (strategy) – Interbrand (NY) POST-GRAD Turner Broadcasting – Summer CNN INTERNSHIPS ABC Studios Production Associates Program -  POST-GRAD CBS Entertainment – Daytime Writers Initiative …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~careerblog/2013/02/career-blitz-communication-4/

Feb
22

Career Blitz: International

TOPICS INCLUDE: 1. Foreign Affairs Magazine – Assistant Editor Intern (1 Yr.) POST-GRAD 2. International Peace & Security – INTERNS (DC) 3. Teach for China (2 yr.) POST-GRAD 4. Congressional-Executive Commission on China – INTERNSHIP 5. India – Takshashila School – Teaching Fellow (1yr) POST-GRAD 6. World Bank Social Media INTERN – Africa Communications Unit …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~careerblog/2013/02/career-blitz-international-4/

Feb
19

Intern Stories: Marina Villeneuve ’13 on Newsday Internships

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Position: Reporting Intern at Newsday Location: Melville, NY Two sentence description of what you did: I reported and wrote breaking news, daily and enterprise articles about courts, crime and town politics for the Long Island desk. Major at Dartmouth: Government 1. What was most satisfying about your internship? I love journalism because I get the chance to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~careerblog/2013/02/intern-stories-marina-villeneuve-13-on-newsday-internships/

Feb
19

Career Blitz: Science

Topics Include: All Ivy Environmental Career Fair – Event 3/1/2013,Columbia University, New York, NY Biogen Idec – Public Affairs/Community Lab Intern (SUMMER), Cambridge, MA California Science & Technology Policy – Fellowship (Apply by 2/28) (1 Year), Sacramento, CA Dannon Yogurt – Probiotics Fellowship (Apply by April 1), Genzyme (Roche) – Structural Biology Intern (SUMMER), South …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~careerblog/2013/02/career-blitz-science-10/

Feb
14

Intern Stories: Amber Porter ’14 on Kennedy Center Internships

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AMBER PORTER ’14 Position: Intern Location: John F. Kennedy Center for The Performing Arts, Washington, D.C. Date: Fall Term 2012 How did you find the internship?  I am addicted to job and internship hunting. I saw a number of interesting internships in Chicago, but The Kennedy Center internship was particularly appealing because it offered structured …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~careerblog/2013/02/intern-stories-amber-porter-14-on-kennedy-center-internships/

Feb
14

CAREER BLITZ: Government & Public Policy

1. Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee Klindt/Dye Internship – (Apply by March 31), Washington, D.C. 2. U.S. Government Office of Personnel Management – Resource 3. U.S. Supreme Court Judicial Internship – Internships (Apply by March 10), Washington, D.C. 4. ACLU Reproductive Freedom Project – Internships (Now accepting applications), New York, NY 5. American Enterprise Institute – …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~careerblog/2013/02/career-blitz-government-public-policy-4/

Feb
07

In the Category of Need to Know: How Private is Your Privacy?

In a world where up to 90% of executive recruiters say they conduct background online research on candidates, it’s important to know what employers say about you. Here’s a handy infographic that provides an overview: As always, if you have questions on how to protect your own privacy — or how to handle questions of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~careerblog/2013/02/in-the-category-of-need-to-know-how-private-is-your-privacy/

Feb
05

Think you have an idea about what the best careers are?

You may be surprised at some of the professions that made U.S. News’s list of the top 100 Best Jobs of 2013, which is topped off by Dentistry and includes nursing, software development, and physical therapy among its top 10. In creating this Best Jobs list, U.S. News took into account and allotted different weights …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~careerblog/2013/02/think-you-have-an-idea-about-what-the-best-careers-are/

Feb
01

7 Habits of Highly Effective Dartmouth Students

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Courtesy of Kathryn Doughty, Co-Director of Career Services

Permanent link to this article: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~careerblog/2013/02/7-habits-of-highly-effective-dartmouth-students/

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