End of summer – now what?

Summer break almost ended and so all the internships. Concluding on a positive note is very helpful, especially since the internship search for Summer 2015 has already begun (for areas such as finance and accounting). KeepingĀ in touch with previous supervisors may put you at the top of the list in case you have done well…

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Benefits of Having an Internship

As my internship has come to an end, I have thought about some advantages of getting work experience in college. Students who have done several internships are more likely to land a job after graduation and get higher salaries than their peers with no work experience. Here are some other advantages of having an internship…

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Effective Communication in the Workplace

Effective communication in the workplace is hard to accomplish, especially since you have to communicate a message to more than 500 employees, as it happens at PwC. Although a company may rely on e-mail messages sent to all the employees extensively, this is not always the most effective way to communicate as not everybody reads…

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Improving Your Online Presence

Hi everybody! As this is the first time I am writing here, I decided to start off by introducing myself. My name is Claudia Ogrezeanu and I am currently a junior at Babson College. This summer I will be working as a HR Intern at PwC Romania, which is part of the Central andĀ Eastern European…

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