Advice & Insights

Advice from one first-generation college student to others who are seeking internships and entry-level jobs

We recently shared some advice for first-generation college students searching for internships and recent graduates hunting for entry-level jobs. I was thrilled to then hear from one who had some really, really good advice for other first-generation students.

Diana Cleinmark

By Steven Rothberg - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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What to Do When You’re Not a Culture Fit at Your New Job

When considering a job offer, you want to think about if the company culture connects with your work style and values.

Company culture is defined as follows:

“It’s a set of values that govern the way business is handled. In …

By Ivy Exec - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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How to Find Organizations Committed to DEI Values

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Most social impact organizations today express a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).

The National Council of Nonprofits encourages organizations to not only articulate their values, but to be guided by them and to integrate them …

By Tiffany Woodall - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Yawkey Community Service Funded Internship is now open!

The Yawkey Community Service Funded Internship Application is now open!

Deadline is March 3rd at 1pm EST but you should start planning now since it requires a letter of recommendation & proposed internship

Important Details about Application: 

Students need to …

By Robyn Acampora
Robyn Acampora Director of Strategic Initiatives and Public Service Careers Robyn Acampora
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Winter Break Activity: Watch Strategies for your Job & Internship Search

Winter break is a good time to reflect on what your goals are for this summer. This workshop explores the steps to the job & internship search process and introduces you to resources and tools to assist with your search. …

By Robyn Acampora
Robyn Acampora Director of Strategic Initiatives and Public Service Careers Robyn Acampora
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The Best Managed Companies of 2021

The Management Top 250 ranking, developed by the Drucker Institute, measures corporate effectiveness by examining performance in five areas: customer satisfaction, employee engagement and development, innovation, social responsibility, and financial strength.

By Denise Byrnes
Denise Byrnes Associate Director Denise Byrnes
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Customize the OCS Weekly Newsletter

The Yale OCS Weekly Newsletter can now be customized to your interest areas including upcoming events, sample jobs, and helpful articles/blogs. OCS strongly recommends that everyone take the 2 minutes to update their preferences to ensure you are getting the …

By Robyn Acampora
Robyn Acampora Director of Strategic Initiatives and Public Service Careers Robyn Acampora
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Burnout in the Digital Age: How to Avoid Workplace Stress

From Thanks Ben Ltd. December, 2021

Workplace stress is likely to be an issue for all professionals at some stage in their career. No matter your industry or level of experience, managing stress levels is something all professionals need to …

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Tips on Getting an Internship / Job (Energy-Oriented)

Below are some important and beneficial tips on how to get a great job or internship:

Subscribe to the Yale Energy Alliance Newsletter (and other listings)
The Yale Energy Alliance Newsletter provides a fresh list of internship opportunities every week. …

By Sena Sugiono
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America’s Most Responsible Companies 2022

America’s Most Responsible Companies 2022 by Nancy Cooper, Editor in Chief, Newsweek.

Newsweek, in partnership with Statista, has produced its third annual list of America’s Most Responsible Companies. In order to prepare the list researchers considered publicly available performance data …

By Kelly McSergi
Kelly McSergi Assistant Director of Employer Relations Kelly McSergi
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