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6 great leadership skills to help you get ahead in your career

6 great leadership skills to help you get ahead in your career

As you advance in your career field or your studies, you will likely have leadership opportunities. Whether you’re taking the lead on a group project for class, or heading a presentation for your boss, good leadership skills are essential. However,  leadership isn’t something that comes […]

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. […]

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 […]

20 reasons to study abroad in 2020

20 reasons to study abroad in 2020

Thinking about taking some time out next year to do a semester abroad? Spending some time overseas comes with a whole range of benefits and can help you to gain perspective about your future before you make big decisions about further study or your career. […]

Get the internship you want through smart networking

Get the internship you want through smart networking

Internships can be an incredible stepping stone on the path towards your dream career. They are a chance for you to try your chosen job and industry on for size and make sure it’s the right direction for you. It’s also a valuable chance for […]

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 […]

8 tips for using LinkedIn to stay connected and get ahead fast

8 tips for using LinkedIn to stay connected and get ahead fast

As a university student or young professional, you’re focusing on networking, networking, and more networking. As the hiring process becomes more digital for many companies, social media platforms such as LinkedIn are becoming a vital part of finding a job. If you’re more of a […]