Or, more “things to do with your English major.” Seriously, I’ve been fascinated to discover that one of the most frequent “referrer” search engine terms that apparently brings readers to this blog is some variation on “jobs for English majors.” I oblige this week with these success stories from monster.com, the famous online job referral service.

Among the best advice these successful English major grads give: internships can provide you with very useful experience and contacts for job prospects after graduation, if you’re looking for work in areas other than teaching.

English majors have to use their imaginations and resources. Fortunately, they have those qualities in abundance.