How to Land an Informational Interview

Spring is the most active job cycle of the year when you stand the best chance to find and land a new opportunity or that all-important first internship, according to recruiters and job boards. But┬ácompetition also is greater this time of year, so you must find ways to stand out against the hordes of others…… Continue reading How to Land an Informational Interview

Relax, Elevator Speeches Are Easy as 1, 2, 3

A new cohort of students introduced themselves at the start of my spring quarter class last night, and their impromptu elevator speeches were quite impressive. As the job search and informational interview season gets under way, it’s vital to fine tune elevator speeches–the 30-second self introduction that makes people want to know more about you.…… Continue reading Relax, Elevator Speeches Are Easy as 1, 2, 3