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Wall St Boot Camp Applications NOW OPEN!

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Wall St Boot Camp is a program that was started by Robin Stevens and Dr. Randy Woolridge in 2007. The idea was to better prepare Smeal College of Business students who aspire to have careers in the highly competitive field of …

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Smeal Student Council is excited to bring ‘Calm’ free to Smeal Students

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As a part of Smeal Student Council’s mental health initiative, we are excited to bring Calm to Smeal this Fall. Calm helps you sleep, relax, and meditate, with features like guided meditation, sleep stories, breathing programs, stretching exercises, and relaxing music.

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100 Best Internships for 2021 – Originally Posted by Vault

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Today, we’re excited to release our 2021 Internship Rankings. This year, our Internship Rankings highlight the top programs in 29 categories, including the Most Prestigious InternshipsBest Overall InternshipsBest Internships by IndustryBest Internships for DiversityBest Internships by Employment …

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The Most In-Demand Soft Skills and Which Industries Want Them- Originally Posted by Vault

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When candidates are, on paper, equally qualified for a job, it’s often soft skills that can set the right candidate apart. While skills like imagination or patience may not seem like something to put on your resume, employers certainly want …

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Why joining a virtual info session can change your career

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Why joining a virtual info session can change your career

In the midst of a pandemic, typical ways of meeting recruiters and expanding connections through means such as career fairs have been put on hold. Information sessions that students and …

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5 Tips for Succeeding at Your Virtual Internship – originally posted on Vault

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Virtual internships are new for all of us, which can make them feel intimidating. Part of the reason people do internships is to learn about the typical “day in the life” in one’s desired industry, but, well, days haven’t really …

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Where to Expect Job Market Growth in a Post-COVID-19 Economy – originally posted on Vault

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The COVID-19 pandemic has inflicted great global change in our lives personally and economically. Millions of people are now unemployed across the world’s most profitable industries.

A whopping decade of job growth in the U.S. came to an unforeseen halt …

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4 Tips for College Students Dealing with Coronavirus Uncertainty – originally posted on Vault

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For millions of college students in the United States and across the globe, this semester is looking a little different than the last. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many college campuses have been forced to suspend onsite classes for the …

By Emily Tressler
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Check out Virtual Internships to boost your Resume!

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Interested in a virtual internship or externship and gaining the skills necessary to thrive in today’s economy?

Check out these resources for virtual internships and externships available:

GE Virtuoso: Virtual International Internships

Gain international work experience and build your resumé — …

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Interested in the Peace Corp? Check out the new Prep Program!

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The Peace Corps Prep Program is open to all students, regardless of major, and is intended to help prepare students for international development fieldwork, potential Peace Corps service or any career in service.

The Peace Corps Prep Program is offered …

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