Articles of Interest

Current Articles of Interest with Jim Seuffert

Jim is the Student Advocate of the program. He is passionate about helping students find careers within the industry. Below are recent articles that are valuable as you begin your career.

How to Make the Most of a Virtual Internship

A virtual or remote internship is a unique opportunity for you to work without visiting a physical office. Virtual internships require increased planning and consideration by both the intern and supervisor, but they can still be a great way to gain skills and make...

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Women in Wealth Management: A Career Profile

Ins & Outs of an Independent Financial Advisor Monica Lupinetti, Partner, Wealth Advisor, McLaughlin Asset Management, Inc. shares her advice for young aspiring financial professionals and what a wealth management professional skillset should include to be...

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How Cheryl Nash Keeps Moving Forward as a Fintech Star

By Ginger Szala | April 22, 2020 Cheryl Nash, CEO of Tegra118, began her career as an intern at the same firm which — several iterations later —  she now runs. A graduate in communications at Eastern Illinois University, Nash got an internship at Security APL, an...

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Companies with higher levels of gender diversity and with HR policies and practices that focus on gender diversity are linked to lower levels of employee turnover. 4

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