You’re a College Grad, Now What? – Dealing with the Post-Collegiate Blues

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Editor’s Note: This piece was originally published in June 2019. If you’re a 2020 grad, you’ve probably had a particularly bumpy ride in the last few months. Likewise, the road to getting your first post-college job might be especially unusual. …

By Jennifer Abcug, LCSW - Idealist Careers
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exCITE Talks – Give an elevator pitch about your internship and you could win a $500 Amazon Gift Card

2020 exCITE event

exCITE Talks: A 3-minute elevator-pitch competition for current undergrads who participated in a co-curricular learning program (e.g. Internship) August 2019 – August 2020. Prizes include a $500 Amazon Gift Card for the Top Speech. Application due 8/31. https://uh.edu/provost/university/qep/events/excite-talks/

By Troy Hopkins
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WayUp’s Virtual Lunch & Learn Summer Series: June 30 – August 6

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WayUp’s Virtual Lunch & Learn Summer Series
CALLING ALL INTERNS, STUDENTS, AND NEW GRADS!
WayUp has always been committed to supporting our future leaders, and this year, we’re thrilled to announce our first-ever Virtual Lunch & Learn Summer Series! 🎉
#WAYUPSUMMERSERIES

By Troy Hopkins
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How to Face Your Fear of Failure—and Come out on Top

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Despite knowing that calculated risk can produce the greatest rewards, many people are terrified of failure. The possibility of not being successful in our every endeavor clouds our judgment—and often holds us back from achieving our most desired goals.

But …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni - Idealist Careers
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Interview Q&A | “What Did You Do During Quarantine?”

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As some of us begin to inch into the next phase of the pandemic, slowly figuring out how we may move forward once we’re able, new questions have started to bubble up. Google searches like “how to set up a …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
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