The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, speaks during a South by Southwest session in Austin 2018. Musk, along with other well known entrepreneurs, have found success through tireless dedication to their companies.

Is neurodiversity key to becoming next Elon Musk?

By Meghan Lyons, Special Section's Editor

So you think you have what it takes to become the next...

Be prepared, be best candidate for any job

Be prepared, be best candidate for any job

By Samantha Roberson, Managing Editor for Online

In a world full of applicant tracking softwares and...

A student works at a station in the PAR Computer Lab on April 28. Keeping your workplace organized is key in being productive.

Reinvigorate your at-home work space

By Noah Davis, Staff Writer

With the current historical circumstance, many 2021...

Engineering students talk to company representatives at the Engineering Career Fair at the ARC on Sept. 11, 2018. Dressing appropriately is crucial to interview success.

Make a good first impression at your next job interview

By Zainab Qureshi, Longform Editor

Whether it’s a first date, partner project or a job...

Dress to impress: what to wear to your Zoom interviews

Dress to impress: what to wear to your Zoom interviews

By Samantha Boyle, Managing Editor for Reporting

From the time I started applying for jobs in high school...

Career Center employee Shoptorshi Rahman, walks through a sample resume with student Alexis Young on Jan. 24, 2019. Choosing a path that you slightly fear is often a wise decision.

Choose a career that scares you

By Shivali Shukla, Assistant Special Sections Editor

I quit the Daily Illini my freshman year because I...

Use these websites to find internships in a worldwide pandemic

Use these websites to find internships in a worldwide pandemic

By Meghan Lyons, Special Sections Editor

For a lot of us, this summer is a second chance to...

Focus on getting into medical school of your dreams

Focus on getting into medical school of your dreams

By Bella Keys, Staff Writer

Getting into the medical school of your dreams can...

David Hamilton of Akron, Ohio listens during a Zoom meeting on Jan. 13. It is a good idea to research a company before you interview with them.

Nail your Zoom interview with these pro tips

By Allison Connelly, Staff Writer

With summertime rapidly approaching, this is a great...

Patrons of Brew Lab have a conversation over coffee on Feb. 18. Analyzing aspects of your personality can be an aid in choosing a career that’s right for you.

Let your personality be your career adviser

By Shivali Shukla, Assistant Special Sections Editor

If someone tells you to think of a shy kid on a playground...

To fellow seniors: Trust process, learn to accept failure

To fellow seniors: Trust process, learn to accept failure

By Matthew Beyer, Staff Writer

My fellow senior Illini: This is the last dance, the...

A house sits on the corner of two streets in Urbana on Oct. 4. For recent graduates, living with their parents for a transitional period is often the most affordable option.

Reap benefits from living at home post-graduation

By Noah Davis, Staff Writer

According to the annual Illini Success Report from...

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