Dream Job Interview? How to Make Sure You’re Prepared
Interviews / Job Search / Student Success

Dream Job Interview? How to Make Sure You’re Prepared

By Tamara Mizrachi Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs, Concentration in Global Public Health Minors in Sustainability, Sociocultural Anthropology May 2016 As a senior at George Washington University, quickly approaching graduation, I had put as much time and attention into job hunting as if it was another one of my classes. But often, between the … Continue reading

5 Takeaways from GW Career Quest
Industry Focused / Job Search / Networking / Student Success

5 Takeaways from GW Career Quest

By Avra Bossov, MA Candidate in Media & Strategic Communication (2016) “The mission of an organization can’t be changed, but the traditions can.” As these words percolated the air of the conference room in The New York Times building I found myself in on Monday afternoon – after having dreamed of entering the building since … Continue reading

My Five-Month Journey: From a Junior Without Passion to a Confident and Employed Senior
assessments / Career Exploration / Industry Focused / Interviews / Job Search / Student Success

My Five-Month Journey: From a Junior Without Passion to a Confident and Employed Senior

By Anjani Patel, BS in Public Health GWU 2016 At the end of my junior year, I watched my senior friends graduate and it dawned on me that in 365 days I would be in their place. Fear instantly filled my mind. When you’re in school you believe you have time to figure out your … Continue reading

Five Tips from a Hiring Manager: How to Ace Your Next Interview
Internships / Interviews / Job Search

Five Tips from a Hiring Manager: How to Ace Your Next Interview

By Mishri Someshwar, MA Human Resource Development, GWU 2012 As a hiring manager at The National Society of Collegiate Scholars (an honor society with chapters at 300+ universities, including GW), I’ve had the opportunity to interview many candidates for jobs at all levels of our organization. While I’ve interviewed everyone from intern candidates to vice … Continue reading

7 Steps to Rock Your Internship and Get That Job Offer
Internships / Job Search / Mentorship / Networking / Social Media & Online Presence / Student Success

7 Steps to Rock Your Internship and Get That Job Offer

By Josie Hill, BA in Communication, GWU, 2015 I once called myself “the career intern.” I know. My story begins along with the 99.7 percent of the GW freshman population: aspiring to go into law until I actually went into law. After my first job at the OGC of a major nonprofit and my second at a … Continue reading