Don’t Feel Guilty About Networking

By Benedikt Reynolds

Networking is rough, and I can’t help but feel guilty when it works out. If I’m able to score a job from a professional connection’s recommendation, I end up asking myself: Did I land the job because of my own hard work? Is the company settling? Did I earn it? In 2015, as I transitioned from high school to college, I recognized that many of my peers felt the same way. That we were all discouraged from networking even though we recognized its benefits: opportunities where we could grow as an individual and contribute to the growth of an organization, a cause, or an industry. So, how can we transition our mindsets to embrace networking?

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Make the Most of Your Summer: Get an Internship

By Ashley Nieves

That time comes when every student gets that nice little break from school: Summer. Many find themselves traveling, conducting researching or even just spending some quality time back home. For others, it’s the perfect time to figure out what they want to do with their future and what better way than getting an internship. With an internship you’ll get the chance to gain knowledge, skills and experience to help you later in life.

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