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  • Digging Up Dirt: Go Inside Archaeology Jobs Fieldwork

    Jun 5, 2015 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Digging Up Dirt: Go Inside Archaeology Jobs Fieldwork

    Get an inside look at anthropology internships via our Q&A with a Michigan State University student about her archaeology jobs, fieldwork experience and advice...

  • Love at First Bite: Go Inside a Graphic Design Internship at KIND Bars

    Apr 23, 2015 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Love at First Bite: Go Inside a Graphic Design Internship at KIND Bars

    Get an inside look at a graphic design internship at KIND Bars. Graphic design intern Madeleine San Martin chats with us about her internship experience and advice for fellow designers. ...

  • Resume Tips: How to Write a Resume If You’re Inexperienced

    Mar 26, 2015 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Resume Tips: How to Write a Resume If You’re Inexperienced

    Are you in a job search Catch-22 - looking for job or internship but don’t have the required experience yet? Fear not with these resume tips with professional resume writer Matt Krumrie. ...

  • How to Write a Cover Letter: 6 Tips for Success

    Mar 3, 2015 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    How to Write a Cover Letter: 6 Tips for Success

    Thinking about just clicking “apply” and heading on your job hunting way? Think again says Ken Sundheim. As the founder of KAS Placement, a recruitment firm in New York City, Sundheim has more than 10 years experience, from the stone-age years of the paper resume to the days of attach and send. Check out his top 6 tips on how to write a cover letter. ...

  • Informational Interview: So You Want to Get Into the Music Business?

    Feb 1, 2015 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Informational Interview: So You Want to Get Into the Music Business?

    Check out our Q&A with Berklee College of Music student Sarah Munger about her music business internship and advice for fellow music majors...

  • Great Answers to Tough Interview Questions

    Jan 9, 2015 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Great Answers to Tough Interview Questions

    You got the interview. Congratulations. Now you need to prep – and prep well. You will have standard-issue questions you think are easy but often aren’t. And there will always be tough interview questions. To get you started, we pulled some tough interview questions from the InternMatch.com blog and asked two experienced internship seekers how to decipher and answer some tough and “trick” questions. ...

  • Internship Profile: Q&A with a Smithsonian Library Intern

    Jan 7, 2015 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Internship Profile: Q&A with a Smithsonian Library Intern

    Check out our Q&A with a Smithsonian library intern about her internship experience and advice for fellow history majors and aspiring curators...

  • Give Back: 9 Ways to Volunteer This Thanksgiving

    Nov 21, 2014 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Give Back: 9 Ways to Volunteer This Thanksgiving

    This week kicks off the year’s time of reflection, connection, and giving back. In the spirit of changes big and small, we’ve rounded up 9 ways to volunteer and give thanks. Donating a day of service or even just a couple of hours of time can make a huge difference in someone’s life...

  • Informational Interview: So You Want to be an Architecture Intern?

    Nov 11, 2014 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Informational Interview: So You Want to be an Architecture Intern?

    Applying to be an architecture intern? Some advice, tips, and tricks from senior Travis Schneider about his "diverse and compelling" architecture internship...

  • Make a Difference Day: 50 Volunteer Opportunities in 50 States

    Oct 23, 2014 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Make a Difference Day: 50 Volunteer Opportunities in 50 States

    This Saturday marks Make a Difference Day, the largest single-day of volunteering in the country. Inspired by the campaign’s can-do do-good attitude, we rounded up volunteer opportunities from around the country. ...