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.
If your class includes options trading or derivatives, you have probably covered options, and how to exercise them, in great detail.In the past, StockTrak generally discouraged students from exercising options, since it is generally more profitable to sell the option contract itself and keep the time premium. If students wanted to exercise their options, previously […]
Everything you ever wanted to teach your next investments or finance classes StockTrak Set To Launch A Completely Redesigned Trading Platform The StockTrak Team has been working very hard to offer you the best stock market simulation and virtual trading application. We are proud to officially announce the release of our newly redesigned trading platform […]
STOCK-TRAK’S Get Rich Slowly Tip: Refinance Your Student Loan and Start Saving Your Cash! If you want to get become wealthy, most successful people will agree it is easier to get rich slowly than to get rich quickly. When most recent college graduates think about improving their personal wealth they tend to focus on making […]
The Achilles Heel of big class competitions on StockTrak used to be the lag between when your students’ portfolio values updated, and when they moved in the rankings. For big classes, this delay could be over 2 hours long.With this most recent update, your class rankings are now streaming in real time – as soon […]