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Category Archives: Recent Grads

Are You Coming Across Too Young?

Spelling errors, overbearing parents, constant texting – just a few mistakes young job seekers make. How to avoid being “that young person” in the job market.

What to Do When You Don’t Know What You Want to Do

You may have the degree, but do you know what to do with it? How to start a career when you don’t know what you want to do.

Action Items for Job Market Newbies

Tweet You’ve never done this “job search” thing before, or maybe you’ve only dipped into the process when you got a summer job last year.  Let’s talk about what actions new college graduates can take in today’s job market.

New Grads: Survive and Thrive in 2012 Job Market

Tweet The job marketing is looking better for college graduates this year than in 2011. According to a recent report by the National Association of Colleges and Employers, employers responding to the 2012 Job Outlook Spring Update say they expect to hire 10.2 percent more new college graduates from the college Class of 2012 than [...]

Multi-Generational Workforce: Take Two

Tweet A recent Jobfully blog highlighted some of the differences between older and younger workers in today’s workforce. The blog cautioned older job seekers from jumping to conclusions about the new generation. But younger job seekers have a lot to learn too. This blog is a response from one Gen-Yer on what we can do [...]

How Liberal Arts Degrees Help Your Job Search

Having a degree that doesn’t connect to an obvious profession doesn’t have to limit what you can do in life. In fact, it can open many opportunities.

Job Search Resources for Graduating College Students

Tweet Finding a job when you’re about to graduate from college can feel daunting. You’ve just spent years of your life earning a degree, and now it’s time to get out there and use it. Many students stay so focused on graduating that they don’t know where to start when it comes to finding a [...]

Jump-start Your Digital Job Search

Tweet I just came across an interesting article on College Aftermath about some best tactics for the modern job search.  The article is right on about today’s job search – in the digital age, your job search is completely different than even ten years ago and it should absolutely begin online.  The tips for applying to jobs [...]

Action Items for New College Grads Looking for Work

Tweet In our last blog, we went over some food for thoughts for new college graduates to identify a clear and focused entry into the job market.  Today, we will talk about what actions new college graduate can take once they have a good idea on what they are looking for in today’s job market. [...]

Job Seeking for New College Grads

Tweet A challenging job market awaits the tens of thousands of college graduates who receive their diplomas this month.  One recent estimate is that 17% of people ages 20 to 24 do not have a job and two million college graduates are unemployed. The good news is that the job market for recent college grads [...]

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