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Posted July 18, 2013 by

The Grad Plan – 10 Tips to Help Graduates Survive (and Thrive!) in the Job Market Jungle

If you are one of the many college grads concerned about getting a job, then you will appreciate the following post, which offers tips on finding success in the job market.

If you have just graduated from college, congratulations! Take a few moments to admire your diploma and pat yourself on the back…and then get ready to attach your nose firmly to the grindstone (again). Unless you went to school under a rock, you know that graduates are facing one of the worst job markets in recent memory. In 2012, about 1.5 million bachelor’s degree holders under age 25 (that’s 53.6 percent) were unemployed or underemployed. And the trend isn’t on track to change this year, either: A poll released in April revealed that more than half of graduates admitted to difficulty in finding a job. (more…)