Tag Archives: Jobs

Interview Tips: Answering the Hard Questions

In one of the PD 200 classes (professional development), a student asked why they have to answer interview questions like: “Why should I hire you for this job?”  She thought that since her resume’ was clear and she’s already in the interview questions like that are redundant. I assured her that since she was in her
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Hand Feeding Giraffes and Wrestling Alpacas: Vet Tech Grads Turn Externships into Jobs

Jenna Weber and Rebekah Pringle share a love for animals and an excitement to start their new careers in the veterinary field. They also both graduated from Minnesota School of Business-Rochester (MSB) with a veterinary technology degree and skipped the job search process by earning job offers with the veterinary clinics from their externships. The journey
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Why You Need an Accounting Degree

When people hear the mention of accountants they often think of boring jobs. What they may not understand is that accounting is an exciting and growing field with many different jobs available. An accounting degree from Minnesota School of Business is one of the best ways to kick off a future with employment stability. There are
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MSB Alumni Q & A; Megan Coleman, Master Juggler

Megan Coleman is quite adept at balancing acts. She graduated in October with an associate degree in medical assisting after coming to Minnesota School of Business-Plymouth out of high school. Coleman balanced her studies with three jobs, her mother’s cancer diagnosis and an internship. Coleman completed nearly a quarter’s worth of classes while in high
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Career Services’ Corner – 13 Networking Mistakes

If you are looking for a job, networking it a great way to find one!  For many people, networking my be uncomfortable because it pushes you out of your comfort zone; however, the benefits of networking greatly out weight the inital feeling of uneasiness.  So get out there and start networking your way to a
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Career Fair Dec.7th 12 to1:30PM Today Rochester Campus

Career Fair Dec. 7th 12 – 1:30pm Today   Career Fair Part-Time and Full-Time  Career Fair For All Majors. Dress for success and bring several copies of your resume and a generic cover letter. Date: Wednesday, December 7th Time: 12-1:30PM Location: Commons Area *FIRST ALLIANCE *AFLAC *WAL-MART *OLMSTED COUNTY *FEDERAL MEDICAL CENTER *HIAWATHA HOMES  *AFFILIATED
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Our Students Get Awesome Gigs: the Igloo Experience

Nate Maydole of Visumm Media is no stranger to large projects, but when a national Igloo cooler project called for an interactive graphic display made entirely out of coolers, he turned to Minnesota School of Business – Richfield and IPR for help. Maydole worked with Sam Kovar, creative media director of career services at Minnesota
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