Articles by Forté Virtual Campus

    My 10 Day Adventure in Israel with Caravan for Democracy

    My 10 Day Adventure in Israel with Caravan for Democracy

    by on February 6th, 2018

    This winter break I had the opportunity to spend 10 days in Israel through the Caravan for Democracy Student Leadership Mission to Israel. It is a fully sponsored trip by the Jewish National Fund for non-Jewish students … Read More

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    Beauty Products You Need for Your Next Professional Event

    Beauty Products You Need for Your Next Professional Event

    by on January 29th, 2018

    It’s always important to put your best face forward (quite literally) for a professional conference, networking event, or job interview. It’s sometimes difficult to find a product that will conceal under eye bags, … Read More

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    Business Books to Read During Breaks

    Business Books to Read During Breaks

    by on January 17th, 2018

    Winter Break presents the opportunity to relax, celebrate the holidays, and curl up by the fire with a good book. Below are four suggestions of books that will entertain you and teach you something about the business … Read More

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    An Unconventional Way to Plan Your Future

    An Unconventional Way to Plan Your Future

    by on January 12th, 2018

    Recently, I had the opportunity to visit my school’s career center on a class trip. I had, of course, been to the career center before, but only for one-on-one meetings with specific aims. Because I was visiting with a … Read More

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    Transferrable Skills of a Writing Mentor

    Transferrable Skills of a Writing Mentor

    by on December 21st, 2017

    My work as a writing mentor has been one of the most rewarding parts of my college experience. My school’s writing center has not only been a wonderful place of employment, but also a source of personal growth. While … Read More

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    Top 5 Tips to Implement Your Personal Brand

    Top 5 Tips to Implement Your Personal Brand

    by on December 18th, 2017

    Thanks to those of you who joined us on our webinar about defining a personal brand (didn’t see it? Watch on demand!). While discussing branding is fun and energizing, putting into practice is critical for lasting … Read More

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    Helpful Apps for Boosting Your Productivity

    Helpful Apps for Boosting Your Productivity

    by on November 24th, 2017

    In college, technology can often hamper your workflow by providing you with endless sources of procrastination. However, with the right apps it can also do wonders to your productivity by helping you keep track of your … Read More

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    From Extern to Intern at Bloomberg LP

    From Extern to Intern at Bloomberg LP

    by on November 23rd, 2017

    My journey with Bloomberg LP officially began during the summer right after my sophomore year. I think we have all heard about how important the junior year internship is in terms of job prospects but the truth is you … Read More

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    The Importance of Mentorship in College

    The Importance of Mentorship in College

    by on November 22nd, 2017

    I have always believed that finding a support system and developing a sense of community is crucial for student success; especially the first semester of college. It is important to feel that although you are not … Read More

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    Budgeting 101

    Budgeting 101

    by on November 3rd, 2017

    The running joke about “poor college students” is not that far off from reality. Even if it is a small campus job or an internship during the semester most of us are not making a solid income to spend as freely as we … Read More

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    Wonder Women: Why My Role Model Is a Woman

    Wonder Women: Why My Role Model Is a Woman

    by on October 31st, 2017

    The thought of opening my own business never crossed my mind until I was a freshman in college. My mother had two failed businesses so I believe that, at first, having witnessing those experiences first-hand truly … Read More

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    How to Boost Your Emotional Intelligence

    How to Boost Your Emotional Intelligence

    by on October 24th, 2017

    One’s intelligence quotient (IQ) was socially regarded as the most prominent predictor of competence, efficiency, and success in an individual’s personal, professional, and social lives. In the 1990’s, however, … Read More

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    How to Market Your Time Abroad to Recruiters

    How to Market Your Time Abroad to Recruiters

    by on October 13th, 2017

    Time spent studying abroad teaches you so much beyond lessons learned in the classroom. You more than likely spent several weeks, a semester, or even an entire academic year speaking a foreign language, navigating a new … Read More

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    My Summer as a Finance Intern at National Public Radio

    My Summer as a Finance Intern at National Public Radio

    by on October 12th, 2017

    This past summer I had the opportunity to intern at National Public Radio (NPR) as a Treasury and Risk Management intern. Working at a media company and doing financial analytics gave me a unique view of business in the … Read More

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