NYU Presidential Intern Spotlight

As we recruit a new class of NYU Presidential Interns (applications due April 2nd), we want to highlight our current Senior interns!  Name: William Chen School: CAS Major: Economics Year: Class of 2019 Host Unit: Treasury Management   Describe your work: As a Presidential Intern in Treasury Management, I spent the majority of my time researchingContinue reading “NYU Presidential Intern Spotlight”

NYU Wasserman Center Internship Grant Past Winner Spotlight!

We have highlighted a past winner below to showcase their internship experience and the impact the grant had on their time at NYU. Bio: Jessica Chimoff is a second year Counseling and Guidance graduate student (NYU Steinhardt ’19). She is currently interning at Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing ArtsContinue reading “NYU Wasserman Center Internship Grant Past Winner Spotlight!”

The Ultimate Guide to Secure Your Dream Job

Finding a job is something the vast majority of us is going to have to deal with at least once in our professional lives. It is a big decision to make, especially when (and let’s be honest here) most of us don’t go to school knowing what they want to do when they grow up.Continue reading “The Ultimate Guide to Secure Your Dream Job”

Business Boot Camp for Non-Business Students

Open to first year and sophomore undergraduate non-business students only. The Business Boot Camp sponsored by Morgan Stanley, will equip those interested in a career in business with the knowledge of industry terminology, an understanding of transferable liberal arts skills, insight into corporate culture, and a basic understanding of various career tracks in business. LunchContinue reading “Business Boot Camp for Non-Business Students”

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”