Great Gift Ideas for Bosses, Coworkers and Teachers

Finding the perfect Christmas or holiday gift is hard enough when you know a person well. But picking out a gift for your boss, coworker or teacher is even more difficult. You can’t cross the line into gifts that are too personal and you probably need to stay on a budget. So what kind of Read More …

5 Tips for Surviving College Finals

College students across the country are preparing for finals. Final exam grades can ultimately affect one’s ability to get a good job or internship, or gain entry into graduate school. With so much pressure, students often turn to unhealthy habits that undermine their academic goals. Read on for some tips on surviving exam period successfully. Read More …

Job Interview Advice from Author Denise Dudley

Job interviews can feel like a scary and mysterious game where the rules are unknown. Hiring managers often make things hard on applicants by asking seemingly unrelated, or worse, illegal questions and failing to communicate clearly with interviewees.  To make things more confusing, experts offer conflicting advice about what to do before, during and after Read More …

Join Us at College and Career Talk on Facebook!

  College, Career Life has a new Facebook group for students and job seekers. Join us at the College and Career Talk Facebook group for polls, discussions and advice. Wondering about what major to choose or what to put on your resume? Just ask our group for advice from a variety of individuals. You can Read More …

Coping with Depression in College

Depression is common among college students. A new environment, increased academic stress and growing responsibilities can contribute to depression. Students suffering depression tend to isolate themselves or turn to harmful coping mechanisms. However, there are healthy ways to prevent and treat depression. Read on for tips on how to cope with depression in college.*   Read More …

Non-Profit Noble Work Organization Helps the Homeless

Non-profits differ greatly from for-profit businesses. If you are interested in starting a non-profit or working in the industry, there’s a lot to learn in order to be successful. Carol Jones is the founder and CEO of Noble Work Organization, an Alabama-based non-profit serving the homeless and displaced. Below, she talks about her motivations behind Read More …

Sexual Harassment Advice in Wake of Weinstein

  The recent news about movie mogul Harvey Weinstein’s sexual harassment of countless women has opened the discussion of sexual harassment in the entertainment industry. Famous women have come forward with their stories of men in power using their positions to intimidate and threaten. They fear their careers may be hurt if they complain so Read More …