Should You Consider A Career in Fintech? Advice from N26

Considering a career in financial technology? N26, an app designed to help users achieve their financial goals, shares three reasons why you should. Technology has penetrated every aspect of our day-to-day lives: dating, dieting, learning, and transportation. It was only a matter of time before it reached our wallets. Enter fintech, the intersection between financeContinue reading “Should You Consider A Career in Fintech? Advice from N26”

NYU Alumni in Government: Ashley Cortez & NYC Opportunity

Ashley Cortez is a Fall 2016 graduate of the Interactive Telecommunications MPS program at the Tisch School of Arts. She is currently a Training and Outreach Specialist at the Mayor’s Office for Economic Opportunity (NYC Opportunity). How did you find your current job and what Wasserman services or programs did you use, if any? A fellow ITPContinue reading “NYU Alumni in Government: Ashley Cortez & NYC Opportunity”

3 Less Than Obvious Tips to Prepare For Your Career Life Post-Grad

The workplace is competitive, and more often than not jobs are requiring a combination of skills. Leverage your strengths and skills while keeping the next three tips in mind to pave your own path and reach your goals. 1. Step out of your comfort zone. Yes, risks are scary, and yes you might fail, butContinue reading “3 Less Than Obvious Tips to Prepare For Your Career Life Post-Grad”

The benefits of working in a global organization

When looking for a job there are many things that typically persuade your search decision such as the job description, office location, salary, on-the-job training, etc. However, I challenge you to expand your list and consider the benefits of working at a global company. Choosing a company to work for is a big decision soContinue reading “The benefits of working in a global organization”

Should You Delete Your Social Media Presence? Advice from Vault.com

“The biggest mistake people make in social media is that they let their posts live forever.” So says Mark Cuban, celebrity billionaire, investor and sports team owner, in the very first line of a video that presents something of a dystopian outlook on social media and, indeed, digital communication as a whole. The crux ofContinue reading “Should You Delete Your Social Media Presence? Advice from Vault.com”

Grad Alumni Spotlight: Tamarie Macon

Tamarie Macon completed the NYU Provost’s Postdoctoral and Transition Program for Academic Diversity Fellowship in August 2017 and completed her PhD in August 2015. She is currently a Program Director of Permanent Supportive Housing at Homeward Bound of WNC (Western North Carolina). How did you find your current job and what Wasserman services or programsContinue reading “Grad Alumni Spotlight: Tamarie Macon”

Tips to Prepare for a Career in the Foreign Service

Usha Pitts is the Diplomat in Residence for the New York Metro Region. She is based in the City College of New York and serves communities in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Usha is dedicated to supporting professionals and students pursuing opportunities with the U.S. Department of State. Usha has served for 19 yearsContinue reading “Tips to Prepare for a Career in the Foreign Service”

Foreign Service Officer Career Overview

Usha Pitts is the Diplomat in Residence for the New York Metro Region. She is based in the City College of New York and serves communities in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Usha is dedicated to supporting professionals and students pursuing opportunities with the U.S. Department of State. Usha has served for 19 yearsContinue reading “Foreign Service Officer Career Overview”

Alumni Spotlight: Tomi Oluwasanmi

Tomi Oluwasanmi is a May 2017 graduate of the Master of Public Health (MPH) in Epidemiology program at New York University’s College of Global Public Health. She is currently an Adjunct Lecturer at York College of the City University of New York. How did you find your current job and what Wasserman services, or programs didContinue reading “Alumni Spotlight: Tomi Oluwasanmi”

The Grind Podcast Presents: 3 Ways to Cope with Failures by Amina Sheikh

Amina Sheikh is one of the stars of The Grind Podcast. The Grind follows four college students as they navigate today’s working world. Subscribe to learn more about Amina’s story in Episodes 1 – 5. As one of the thousands of pre-medical students who face immense challenges in getting through the doors of medical school, I amContinue reading “The Grind Podcast Presents: 3 Ways to Cope with Failures by Amina Sheikh”

Day In The Life At MTV

  Take a peek into what it’s like to work at MTV in New York City! Name: Kendall Fletcher Major: Media, Culture, and Communication at NYU Steinhardt Year: Junior (Class of 2019) Position: Communications Intern at MTV, VH1 & LOGO Q: What time do you come to work? A: Tuesdays and Thursdays, usually from 9:30AM to 6PM. But my hours vary depending on upcoming projects/breakingContinue reading “Day In The Life At MTV”