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”

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”

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”

Grad Alumni Spotlight: Hannah Kang

Hannah Kang is a September 2017 graduate of the Master of Arts in General Psychology program at the NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science. She is currently a Research Associate at Mauro Usability Science. How did you find your current job and what Wasserman services or programs did you use, if any? My friend/classmate referredContinue reading “Grad Alumni Spotlight: Hannah Kang”

Alumni Spotlight: Julie Zhang

Julie Zhang is a May 2015 graduate from NYU Steinhardt’s Bachelor of Science in Media, Culture & Communications program. She is currently a Finance Associate at betaworks.  How did you find your current job? Through a warm referral from a fellow NYU Alum! What does a typical day look like? A “typical” day (if such exists) will varyContinue reading “Alumni Spotlight: Julie Zhang”

5 Tips for Launching a Successful Startup: Brought to you by HopCulture

Founded by two journalists frustrated with the current state of beer writing, Hop Culture is an online lifestyle magazine for a new generation of craft beer drinkers. Written and presented with the needs of the beer drinker in mind, the site provides millions of readers with serious beer journalism from around the world. Meet with Hop Culture one-on-oneContinue reading “5 Tips for Launching a Successful Startup: Brought to you by HopCulture”

Digital Marketing at IBM: An Insider’s Perspective

Kamila Hoe currently works at IBM creating engaging educational marketing content and events for marketers both online and in-person. She graduated from the Gallatin School of Individualized Study where she studied storytelling with a concentration in marketing. In her free time, she hosts a podcast where she highlights people’s stories about their passions and expertise.Continue reading “Digital Marketing at IBM: An Insider’s Perspective”

Peace Corps Volunteers in the Spotlight: Anooj Bhandari & Danielle Cummings

Oindrila Das is a Campus Ambassador Intern with the Peace Corps at NYU, pursuing a major in Public Policy and a minor in Economics. Oindrila interviewed Returned Peace Corps Volunteers to write blog posts about their experiences with the hopes of engaging potential volunteer candidates like you. Volunteers work in over 60 countries in Africa,Continue reading “Peace Corps Volunteers in the Spotlight: Anooj Bhandari & Danielle Cummings”

International Development Opportunities with Mercy Corps

Kristine Wilson, the Talent Acquisition + Intern Program Officer at Mercy Corps, attended New York University from 2003-2005 where she received her M.A. in Video Art and Photography. After graduating she went on to work at School of Visual Arts (SVA) in Manhattan as an Advisor and Coordinator of the Digital Photography program in Italy. Her photography about the Mythology of WomenContinue reading “International Development Opportunities with Mercy Corps”

Peace Corps Volunteers in the Spotlight: James Kostenblatt and Gina Leow

Written by Gabe Amram & Oindrila Das Peace Corps is a 27-month program with the US Government to live and work in a community overseas on development projects and programming. Peace Corps Volunteers serve in one of 65 countries worldwide and have enough stories to last a lifetime. New York University has dozens of ReturnedContinue reading “Peace Corps Volunteers in the Spotlight: James Kostenblatt and Gina Leow”