Thursday, January 26, 2012

When to Apply for Jobs if Graduating in May

I just saw a posting for my dream job, but they want someone to start immediately, and I won’t graduate until May. Should I apply?

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Posting Defunct Organizations on Your Resume

I’ve worked for two companies that are now out of business. I’m afraid if I include them on my resume, I won’t be able to provide references because I have no idea how to find my former bosses. Help!

Monday, January 9, 2012

Giving Gifts Following an Interview

Q: Is it ever appropriate to include a small token of your appreciation in a post-interview thank-you note? Maybe a Starbucks or Amazon gift card? Or how about something I’ve created, like a handmade gift (I create jewelry as a hobby).