Advice

Is Your Unpaid Internship Illegal?

Have you done an internship in college? Many college students have, in fact many programs require at least one for "college credit" before graduation, but did you know that certain unpaid circumstances make this situation illegal by Federal and State standards? Read on to learn more.

Financial Overhaul For the Chic Woman: Shoo, Jimmy Choo!

Catey Hill, a successful journalist and now published author, takes a look at what exactly causes young successful women to fall off the financial wagon each and every time. If you're just starting out, or even if you are still in college, this book will definitely help you prepare for a glamorous life AND retirement.

 

MSU study says 2010 job hiring levels will decrease

 

If you’re not graduating soon, thank your lucky stars! Michigan State University has just released a study that found 2010 hiring levels will hit their lowest levels in decades.  After surveying 2,500 businesses, MSU researchers came to the conclusion that 2010 will see an overall 2 percent drop in hiring.


 

kgb Offers Part-Time Telecommuting Gigs For College Students

Are you the queen of random facts and obscure pop culture references? kgb just might be the gig you've been waiting for.

Village Voice Offers $500 A Week Internship For College Students!

Calling all recent journalism and writing grads: The Village Voice is offering a $$$ paying internship!

Worried About Your Career? Consider Personal Branding

The arrival of April means that graduation looms near, and many college seniors are stressing everyday about figuring out post-graduation plans. Even if you’re not a college senior, you may be worrying about finding summer jobs or internships.

Enter “personal branding.” Dan Schawbel, author of the new book Me 2.0: Build a Powerful Brand to Achieve Career Success, claims that building your own personal brand is your key to career success – and anyone can do it.

UChic Career Quest: The Foot-In-Mouth Question

It’s the cruelest question to ask any college senior. It’s the worst possible conversation topic and it is definitely not any fun to answer.

So…do you know what you’re doing next year?

Finding a Job at a Non-Profit

When searching for a job at a non-profit organization, the best way isn't always to start on Craiglist or the newspaper. Check out these tips and suggested websites to maximize your search.

A Purse That’s Totally You

Need a new handbag, tote or clutch? UChic's LaToya Evans fills you in on a cool website--favored by celebs like Drew Barrymore and Jessica Simpson--where you can create your own custom-designed purses.

A Purse That's Totally You

Need a new handbag, tote or clutch? UChic's LaToya Evans fills you in on a cool website--favored by celebs like Drew Barrymore and Jessica Simpson--where you can create your own custom-designed purses.