internship

26 11, 2018

5 Questions to Ask in an Internship Interview 

2018-11-26T08:51:48-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

    Being an intern can be a GREAT opportunity to not only learn but to get the experience you need in a specific company or field. However, you want to make sure you know what you’re getting yourself into and that you aren’t just the – “errand runner and do everything that no one else wants to do” – type of intern. To cover your bases, here are five things that you can ask when you are interviewing for an intern position. […]

14 09, 2018

Link Roundup: Why an Internship Could Transform Your Career

2018-09-14T09:37:43-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

It’s that time of year again! School is back in full swing and internships are starting! It’s an exciting but nerve-racking time, especially when you’re experiencing your first internship. If you’re still on the fence about interning or know that it is in your near future, we have helpful information for you too! Check out this week’s round of internship advice below! […]

20 08, 2018

5 Ways to Stand Out at Your First Internship

2018-08-20T08:41:42-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Your first internship is an exciting stepping stone in your professional career! Making an internship a positive experience by working hard and taking on new learning opportunities will help you excel. Not only will hard work benefit your career, but will also be noticed by the managers you are working for. Who knows, maybe you’ll be offered a full-time position down the road. You never want to burn bridges with any professional connection you make. Check out our 5 great tips to help you become the standout intern! […]

21 07, 2017

Link Roundup 7/21/17: News, Resume, & Job Titles

2017-07-21T10:18:13-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

This week we have a wide variety of informational articles and blogs for both job seekers and professionals looking to improve their career. We start off this week with some news about the job market, before moving onto more general career and job search advice. Resumes, interviews, job titles, and LinkedIn are all covered, so if any of those topics interest you, read on! […]

5 04, 2017

Should My GPA Be On My Resume?

2017-04-05T09:31:28-04:00Categories: Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As graduation season approaches, many young professionals will begin to construct or update their resumes. At a certain point, they will ask themselves, “Should I include my GPA on my resume?”. Today, we’re here to answer that question! Since there’s no short and sweet explanation, read on below for a full breakdown of if you should or shouldn’t.  […]

6 02, 2017

Increase Your Chances of Getting Hired After an Internship

2017-02-06T11:18:30-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Internships are fantastic opportunities to learn, grow, and network. It’s a great way to get experience in your field, and build your skill set. However, many young professionals and recent grads approach internships for one reason- getting hired. Ironically, if this is all you are thinking about, it’s not very likely for you to be brought on full time. It’s very important to approach the internship in a certain way if you want to be considered to be hired. We’ll discuss what the best mindset is along with some advice below. […]

5 08, 2016

Link Roundup 8/4/16: Job Search Mistakes, Negotiating, and Job Titles

2016-08-05T12:50:46-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Welcome back to another weekly link roundup. Whether you’re a job seeker, employer, or employee, there is certainly something for you here! This week’s links largely revolves around common job search mistakes, job negotiation, as well as the changing career landscape. If any of those topics have piqued your interest, check out the links below. […]

28 07, 2016

Silver Screen Career Advice: The Intern

2016-07-28T12:50:21-04:00Categories: Pop Culture Perspective|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Last year’s The Intern was vastly different from the buddy comedy offered in The Internship. This film is especially great at it’s conversation of generational differences. In addition to that, it offers some great career advice. Whether you’re 22 years old or 70 years young, this film has something for everyone. The whole plot revolves around an extremely successful design startup. This startup company decides to implement a new ‘senior’ intern program. In this program, the average age is beyond or around retirement age. This proves to shake up the largely millennial workforce at the company with interesting results. […]

20 01, 2013

Turning an Internship into a Full-time Job

2014-02-06T15:07:55-05:00Categories: General News|Tags: |0 Comments

This week, we welcomed two new interns to our team.  We typically offer one to two internships per semester, providing students with backgrounds ranging from accounting to technology and of course, human resources, an opportunity to learn the recruiting industry. Our internships involve real recruiting experience, networking, and other components that prepare students for a full-time job in recruiting or related area.  Completing an internship prior to applying for a full-time position in your career field is one of the most valuable experiences you can have, one that is extremely influential to hiring managers reviewing your resume. Often times students [...]

12 07, 2012

New Staff: Walrath welcomes Deanna Socaris to the team!

2012-07-12T13:38:32-04:00Categories: General News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

While in attendance at the Siena College Spring Career, Internship, and Graduate College Fair this past March, we had the pleasure of meeting Deanna Socaris. At the time, the Siena grad was completing her MBA at Union Graduate College and was looking to expand her knowledge of the Human Resources field and the recruiting industry. In late April, she joined the Walrath Recruiting staff as an intern while she finished her MBA at Union. Her energy, positive personality, and dedication fit in with our office perfectly! She has now joined our team as a Recruiter, and looks forward to placing [...]