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Summer is approaching, and fast. If you still haven’t landed the internship of your dreams, being the fabulous collegiette you are, you probably have some interviews lined up. Interviews can be tough—how are you supposed to dazzle an employer with your sparkling personality while maintaining your professional persona? It’s a difficult balance to strike, but we consulted the experts about how to pull it off! Focus on your passions When you’re going into an interview, you should always take some time to prep beforehand. However, you should be prepared to talk about more than just your...
By now, you’ve mastered the art of the résumé, perfected your LinkedIn profile, and maybe even started your own blog, so clearly you’re on the path to success. But on top of all of those awesome professional tools, should you have a personal website, too?  To Make a Site or Not to Make a Site? Creating a personal website is becoming increasingly common among college students, especially those in more creative fields like communications, photography, film, music, or art. Collegiettes looking to show off their skills tend to be advocates of creating personal websites.  Sara*, a student at...
Getting that first job after college may not seem easy, but we're here to show you how to do it! Her Campus has teamed up with The Muse, a company dedicated to helping you find a job you love, to offer a free email course that will teach you all the ins and outs of landing your first gig. This seven-day course will cover everything you need to give yourself all the skills and confidence to make your dream happen. The seven lessons are: What's Your Dream Job? How to Find the Right Company for You How to Sell Yourself Time to Rock Your Resume How to Create a Cover Letter That Stands Out How to...