One of the most common requests we’ve received from professors is to remove themselves from the class ranking, leaving only student accounts. We have just as many professors who like to leave “benchmark” portfolios for students to compete against, keeping the competitions lively.To accommodate both types of teaching, we are happy to announce a new […]
The Open Positions on StockTrak have just gotten an upgrade.Now from the “list” view, students can sort their holdings alphabetically, quantity held, price paid, last price, market value, or profit/loss. Simply click the column heading of the value you would like to sort by to instantly re-order your holdings by what matters most.
This might be the most valuable update to StockTrak yet!Last year, over 80% of students who used StockTrak believed it made them a stronger candidate in the job market, and we take that information seriously. We want to help your students find jobs, and to help, we have launched our new Career Center.The Career Center […]
Just because you aren’t graduating this semester does not mean you can ignore the job market! There are some very important steps you can take towards starting a great career that you are still in school that over 90% of students overlook, find out what you should be doing now!
Graduating students who hit the job market can go for months without a single call back or interview if they make just one of these mistakes. Even if you have a perfect academic record, internship experience, and a head start, make sure you do not fall into one of these common traps that will get your application immediately rejected.
Most students search hard for a great internship to help launch their career. Unfortunately, not all internships are created equal. Learn how to spot internships that provide great work experience, valuable networking opportunities, and very few coffee runs.
If you want to land a great job, you will have to go through several rounds of interviews for each company who is interested in you. Find out what you can do to stand out from the competition, and what mistakes to avoid to move on to the next round.
If you are applying to a big company after graduation, there is a big chance your resume will get rejected before even seeing human eyes. To succeed in the highly competitive world for jobs after graduation, learn how to optimize your resume for keywords, and get your resume to the desk of the people you want to see it.