More Than Me Profiles

I wrote these profiles for More Than Me’s website. They are featured on the site on a rotating basis. These are profiles of some of the girls in Liberia that receive scholarships from MTM.

Godgift

Some kids dread math class but Godgift counts it as her favorite subject.  However, this playful second grader still knows how to have fun. While not in school she can often be found enjoying a game of kickball. Continue reading

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LinkedIn for Students

I wrote this post for the RWOE blog. The blog was put on hold before this was able to be published.

LinkedIn for Students

by Nicole LaChance

Social media is fun. Whether uploading a photo of your dog to Instagram, reading a celebrity’s latest tweet, pinning delicious-looking recipes or stalking high school classmates on Facebook, almost everyone is connected in some way. It’s almost unheard of to meet someone without an account on at least one site. However, as fun as it is to share videos of sneezing pandas or crazy dances, social media can be a huge tool in building a professional image. Continue reading

Internships at Forbes’ Best Companies

This post was written for the RWOE blog and published February 23, 2013.

Internships at Forbes’ Best Companies

by Nicole LaChance

Every year Forbes releases a list of the top 100 companies for employees.  These companies offer positive work environments and several benefits that contribute to employee satisfaction. Fortunately for students, many of these companies have internship programs for those interested in getting experience in various work environments. These are the programs offered by the top ten companies: Continue reading

What is Internsushi?

This post was written for the RWOE blog and published on February 7, 2013.

What is Internsushi?

by Nicole LaChance

It’s no secret that being an intern can be challenging, but sometimes landing the position can be just as hard. Sifting through dozens of listings on multiple sites is not uncommon. Internsushi is one of those sites, but its unique concept makes it anything but run-of-the mill. Continue reading

What is Pollstar?

This was written as a freelancer for Dream Row and published on January 9, 2013.

What is Pollstar?

by Nicole LaChance

These days there are so many places to view and post concert listings. However, some only list shows from certain promoters, and others only from certain venues. Fortunately for musicians and music fans alike, Pollstar provides information for many shows put on by both promoters and independent artists in addition to up to date music industry news and information. Continue reading