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Posted November 24, 2014 by

What is the best way to get traffic to your college startup?

Melissa Burns

Melissa Burns

Website creation and development are only the first few steps towards a successful online business. A great opportunity for a college startup is eCommerce which means that you will be selling products through an online store. In order to establish a foothold in the eCommerce industry, you need to utilize strategies and techniques that will effectively emote your brand, along with products and services, to a wide range of consumers.

As you have an online platform, you gain the opportunity of expanding your horizons by catering to a wide audience altogether.

One powerful way of building authority as well as ensuring the profitability of your business is through link building. By integrating relevant links into the content, a business will surely be a few steps away from its goal of becoming the leader in its chosen industry. (more…)

Posted September 25, 2014 by

Want a promotion? 5 Tips to Move Your Career Ahead

Robin Ryan

Robin Ryan

“People lack initiative” says this Senior HR director sitting across from me. “They come to me and say ‘what do I need to do next to get promoted?’ It seems so obvious to me and yet they can’t see the opportunities in front of their faces.'”

Is she talking about you? Do you just expect your boss or HR to lead the way? You must take the lead in managing your own career. Managers and mentors can advise you but the real work starts with you. Here are 5 ways to move yourself and your career forward. (more…)

Posted August 18, 2014 by

How Social Networking Sites Are Recruiting Students

Smiling students looking at laptop at school

Smiling students looking at laptop at school. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

In the 21st century social media sites are providing a way for employees to directly connect to high post employers. The extraordinary growth of social media platforms provides access to a large number of people who are looking for experienced and qualified people. Moreover, social media sites make it possible for job seekers to find out and contact a potential employer individually. However, if you are a college student and looking for a job for the first time in your life then you are at the right spot. Review the information provided below to know how social networking sites will land you on a perfect job. (more…)

Posted July 22, 2014 by

4 Effective Tips On Getting an Entry Level Job After Study Abroad

Female student from Sicily in a city park in Germany

Female student from Sicily in a city park in Germany. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

We all look for a new career with foreign education and our journey starts with a job. A job after completing your degree from abroad is not only important to pay for all your educational loans but also to acquire a return on the investment that you have made on your studies.

If you are willing to get hired in an overseas location after completing your studies, you must know the fact that very few foreign schools provide their students with on-campus jobs. Therefore, when it comes to finding an entry level employment, you have to go through this hectic process all by yourself, but remember that finding and getting your desired job is not easy. (more…)

Posted January 28, 2014 by

Is Management Consulting the Right Career for You?

Management consulting concept in yellow surrounded by related words

Management consulting concept in yellow surrounded by related words. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Management consultants are in demand more than ever in today’s global economy. Large businesses rely on the advice of top-notch firms to accelerate their growth and services. Despite the need for more consultants, prestigious consulting firms only select a handful of applicants to come on board.

Even with the odds being so small in landing a consulting job, it is still considered to be a very popular choice among fresh graduates. Why is management consulting such a sought after career? (more…)