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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 […]

5 tips for traveling and studying abroad for the first time

5 tips for traveling and studying abroad for the first time

Traveling and studying abroad can be an incredible and life-changing experience. Many Golden Key members go on adventures overseas during and after their studies, and we do our best to make these opportunities available to as many of our members as possible through scholarships, grants, […]

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 […]

Give more this holiday with these helpful budget tips

Give more this holiday with these helpful budget tips

With the holiday season in full swing, your priorities might include finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list (all while making sure you don’t break the bank), mingling with friends and family at holiday parties, indulging in the scrumptious treats that seem to […]

Let’s give thanks for the amazing people supporting us with #thanksgk

Let’s give thanks for the amazing people supporting us with #thanksgk

We’re feeling inspired by Thanksgiving (which takes place in the US next week) and we want to know – who are you most thankful for on your Golden Key journey? Is it one (or more) of your fellow members? Maybe an inspiring advisor or executive? […]

12 great study tips for the new school year

12 great study tips for the new school year

Now is the time to break out of your same-old homework habits. Try these study tips and get the brain boost you need for back to school. 1. You don’t need ONE study space. A well-stocked desk in a quiet place at home is key, […]

Join workshops on positive thinking, fundraising, resume writing, and more

Join workshops on positive thinking, fundraising, resume writing, and more

Our Leadership Summit in Houston at the end of this month will be inspiring and engaging in so many ways. We’ll have renowned keynote speakers Linnita Hosten and T. J. Sullivan, plus a series of workshops covering a wide range of topics from personal finances […]

Six ways to get the most out of your summer

Six ways to get the most out of your summer

Summer is a glorious time of year, full of exciting possibilities. It’s time for a much-needed break, but also an opportunity to think ahead, assess your options, and prepare for the future. But it’s easy to let the weeks slip away. So how can you […]

How doing an internship could change your future

How doing an internship could change your future

Building a successful career is hard. There are so many decisions to make. Countless opportunities. Endless questions to ask. One of the biggest ones that many Golden Key members consider is: should I do an international internship? While it’s not the right choice for everyone, […]