How To Get An Internship

Lauren Berger, 27, has become an authority on landing internships. She runs a website, Internqueen.com, and just published a book on the subject:All Work, No Pay: Finding an Internship, Building a Resume, Making Connections… Continue reading

Scholarships Tips

By Howard University, School of Communications Advisory Center Are you struggling to pay for your education? Jessica Johnson, a Howard University School of Communications’ graduate received nearly $200,000 in scholarships while she was… Continue reading

Writing Your First Resume

Creating Your First Resume

If you are worried about writing a resume, or struggling with the task, you’re not alone! But creating your first resume doesn’t have to be an intimidating task if you understand the goal of your resume – to generate interest and interviews. It doesn’t have to get you a job and it doesn’t need to cover your life history. It simply has to pique the interest of the reader and answer the only question he cares about: will this candidate add value to my company?

If your resume answers this question effectively – by clearly communicating your strengths – employers will want to meet with you. It really is that simple.

Chic Heels for Casual Wear

Jefferey Campbell, an indie-style clothing label of the Modcloth retailer, has been producing high-fashion shoes for a few years now. Urban Outfitters is one of their main suppliers that have reached high-heel lovers outside of the celeb scene. At Howard University, I have seen so many females

Life After Student Loan Debt

High School, College Career, Family? That is the usual series of events for typical individuals. However, for Black America things may be taking a change, especially for hopeful future doctors, lawyers, teachers and other leaders of tomorrow. Student loans will become one of the highest preventatives of individuals being able to provide for themselves, as well as their families as student loan debt reaches $1 trillion dollars.