You’re Hired! Quick Tips for Finding a Job in the Consulting Field
Job Search / Student Success

You’re Hired! Quick Tips for Finding a Job in the Consulting Field

By Michelle Migdalovich | BA in International Affairs and Economics | Class of 2016 There is no word to describe the job-search process better than daunting. You will be permanently in a suit and heels, checking GWork incessantly, and your bag will be filled with a million random business cards. Get ready to wait anxiously by … Continue reading

Opportunities with Teach for America
Career Exploration / Industry Focused / Job Search / Student Success

Opportunities with Teach for America

By Juman Kekhia B.A. in International Affairs and Dance, Minor in Sociocultural Anthropology May 2016 When I look back and think about why I initially applied to Teach For America (TFA), a flurry of things come to my mind. It starts with my love of helping others, even if it’s just a single person, and it ends with … 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

GW is the Epitome of Opportunity, But it’s What You do With it That Matters
Industry Focused / Internships / Job Search / Student Success

GW is the Epitome of Opportunity, But it’s What You do With it That Matters

By Zach Kahn, BA in Organizational Sciences 2016 As a second-semester senior, with graduation just weeks away, I’ve been taking some time to reflect on my entire collegiate experience. I have been reassessing the validity and implications of some of the most significant decisions I’ve made over these past four years. Since January, I’ve thoroughly … Continue reading

Can You Hear me Now?
Alumni Spotlight / Industry Focused / Student Success

Can You Hear me Now?

By Roulla D. Nau, Master of Healthcare Administration, GW 2008 As a young healthcare management professional, my first job required working with five clinical teams to open a new hospital. These colleagues had more training, education, and experience than me. Despite this disparity, we found a common platform – listening to and learning from each … Continue reading