Career Support

6 ways to succeed when starting a new job or internship

6 ways to succeed when starting a new job or internship

No matter where you are in your professional career, your first day at work or an internship can be daunting. Whether you’re at a small startup or a multi-nation corporation, it’s important to be on top of your game and make a good first impression. […]

8 tips for preparing a (seriously amazing) grad school application

8 tips for preparing a (seriously amazing) grad school application

Applying to grad school this year? Golden Key prides itself on being a top honor society for grad students, and we’re here to help you get prepped. We know it can be an intense process, and getting super organized will make all the difference. You […]

How to plan the career of your dreams in 2020

How to plan the career of your dreams in 2020

Whether you’re about to graduate from college or you’ve been in the workforce for a while, chances are you’ve wondered how to choose a career. Most millennials think constantly changing jobs leads to career advancement, so it might help to be thoughtful about when and […]

Find out how YOU can be more productive and achieve your goals in 2020

Find out how YOU can be more productive and achieve your goals in 2020

Whether you’re a student, recent graduate or full-time employee, you’re probably trying to maximize your productivity. No matter where you’re at in your professional journey, there are several ways to be more productive in your day to day activities. 1. Get enough sleep Although it […]

Watch Golden Key Talks: Discover the key to internship success with Marty Schissler from The Intern Group

Watch Golden Key Talks: Discover the key to internship success with Marty Schissler from The Intern Group

Completing a professional internship is one of the easiest ways to set yourself up for success after graduation. However, the application process can be daunting. For most students and young professionals, the most challenging element of landing a role is the interview. In this informative […]

Watch Golden Key Talks: Building a professional support tribe with Linnita Hosten

Watch Golden Key Talks: Building a professional support tribe with Linnita Hosten

What’s a professional tribe – and more importantly, why do you need one? As part of our ongoing Golden Key Talks series, the amazing Linnita Hosten (our keynote speaker in Houston earlier this year) joined us to answer these questions and more. She showed us […]

Watch Golden Key Talks: Ace your next interview with Prof Steve Neel

Watch Golden Key Talks: Ace your next interview with Prof Steve Neel

It doesn’t matter how old you are or how long you’ve been in the ‘game’, interviews are stressful for most people. Whether it’s your first internship interview straight out of school, or a mid-career chance to score your dream job, we know it can be […]

Don’t Let Weak Areas in Your Resume Keep You from Getting a Great First Job

Don’t Let Weak Areas in Your Resume Keep You from Getting a Great First Job

Is there a weak area in your resume? Maybe your GPA sagged during one semester, or you were unemployed for a time after you quit a job that didn’t work out. Perhaps you are bit older than other college grads who are now competing for […]

Why being yourself is best in a job interview

Why being yourself is best in a job interview

You’re amazing–and you need to make sure the interviewer knows it. Standing apart from the hoards of other job candidates means showing your interviewers how you’re different. This is where it pays to express your own personality, rather than exhibiting a rigid, polished, robotic side. […]

Find out how to be prepared – and ace your interview!

Find out how to be prepared – and ace your interview!

The art of practicing for an interview is different to anything else entirely. Many college students have little to no experience on handling interview questions, especially big ones that have the potential to earn you a spot at your dream internship. There’s no way of […]