What Types of Skills are Best for a Sustainability Studies Major?

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If the idea of contributing to solutions for real environmental change appeals to you, then becoming a sustainability studies major might be the right fit for you. What’s the best way to thrive as a sustainability studies major and set …

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4 Reasons Summer’s Actually the Best Time to Job Search

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Oh sweet, sweet summertime. Chances are, it’s a time of year when your social schedule is packed. But, your professional life? Well, that seems a little slow.

The office is quieter than usual, thanks to the various vacations your colleagues …

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3 Name-Dropping Mistakes That’ll Kill Your Chances (No Matter Who You Know)

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Name-dropping can open doors on your job search. After all, it’s one way to instantly have something in common with a person you’ve never met. It’s like a de facto reference that you can use to establish your credibility long …

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Is It Normal to Have to Send a Hiring Manager (Lots of) Reminders?

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The job search process can be confusing.

It can feel like you need to consult a psychic, or at the very least, every single friend who’ll listen to you. You want to know if what you’re experiencing is normal or …

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Preparing for a New School Year

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We will be turning our daily, weekly, and monthly emails off for the summer starting on Monday, May 22 as we start to prepare for the coming school year. The emails will be turned back on starting Monday, August 21.

If you …

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6 New(ish) Podcasts That’ll Keep Your Brain Sharp

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We all love to feel smarter. It’s why we read career-boosting books, watch enlightening videos, and, if we’re super hip and cool, pick up podcasts to listen to.

And we don’t just do this for our own amusement (even if …

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#NDSUintern Advice

Nick Pruis

Nick Pruis
Major: Marketing
Graduation Date: May 2019
Company: Flint Group
Position: Marketing intern
Location: Fargo, ND

 

Why did you choose to work for Flint Group?

Flint Group is an established marketing firm that has been around for 70 years …

By Emma Stupke
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12 Ways to Reduce Your Stress in 5 Minutes or Less

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Whether we’re dealing with an unhappy client, or assigned a last-minute project to complete by the end of the day, or just going through the everyday trials and tribulations of our job, we all experience stress. And there’s no denying …

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Samantha Ingersoll

Samantha Ingersoll
Major: Physics and Computer Science
Graduation Date: December 2018
Company: National Aeronautics Space Administration (NASA)
Position: Visual systems on PRANDTL-M
Location: Edwards, CA
Why did you choose to work for NASA?

I have always dreamed of working for …

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How College Students Can Make the Most of Their Budget

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When you’re living on ramen and money is scarce, the last thing on your mind is a budget. But even college students need a plan for their money, especially if they’ve taken out student loans to help cover their education, …

By Jamie Tait
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