It’s no secret that this hasn’t been the most amazing summer for many students and new graduates. The COVID-19 pandemic has affected almost all aspects of life, and students and new graduates have been hit particularly hard. TalentEgg’s 2020 Student and New Graduate COVID-19 Career survey has shown that 77% of students and 53% of […]
You must be wondering: “Can I or should I network during the COVID-19 pandemic?” Yes, of course you can! Right now is a great opportunity for students, new grads and professionals to network. COVID-19 has impacted all industries and fields but it doesn’t have to impact your career prospects. If you’re a student or a […]
Every year at school my program organizes multiple networking events. Most students love the opportunity to meet new people and make valuable connections that could help them get a job. I am not one of those students. As an introvert and someone with social anxiety, I hate going to networking events. There are so many […]
Competition for jobs is fierce. You must compete against your peers for the most desirable opportunities, and more often than not, how you snag those opportunities has absolutely nothing with your attendance, your grades or, ultimately, your degree. It’s all about what you’ve done, who you know, and what they’ll say about you.