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Posted October 08, 2014 by

Which College Degrees Are Most in Demand?

Prospective college students have so many career fields to choose from.  As they consider what fields to major in, they might be curious about the ones that are most popular among students.  In the following infographic, learn which college degrees are most in demand. (more…)

Posted October 06, 2014 by

Is an MBA Necessary to Startup Your Tech Business?

If you have thought about running your own tech business without pursuing your MBA, it may not be out of the question.  There are some people you have probably heard of who’ve accomplished this task.  On the other hand, the more knowledge you get before attempting to start a company can only better prepare you.  Either way, here is an infographic to help you learn more about having your own startup. (more…)

Posted September 11, 2014 by

College Grads in Class of 2014 See Starting Salaries Increase 7.5%

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Four happy college graduates standing in a row. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

There is some great news for college graduates in the class of 2014.  Their starting salaries have increased by 7.5% according to a recent report.  Learn more in the following post.

The overall average starting salary for Class of 2014 college graduates stands at $48,707, up 7.5% from the average of $45,327 posted by the Class of 2013 at this time last year, according to a new report by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). (more…)

Posted July 08, 2014 by

How to Launch a Successful Career in IT

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Monica Wells

From mobile operation systems and online search engines to financial networks and data repositories, Information Technology has lured its way to become an important part of our daily lives. There’s no denying it – the demand for IT products and services is on the rise, and so is the demand for specialists in the field. The Bureau of labor Statistics predicts, for instance, that the job market for software engineers is by 2018 going to grow by a striking figure of 32%!

It might sound like a piece of cake, but a successful career in IT does not come that easily. Here are some tips for those interested in entering the IT sector. (more…)

Posted July 07, 2014 by

How to Turn Your College Job into a Career

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Coach watching a batter about to hit. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Do you know what you want to be when you grow up? Plenty of grown-ups don’t know the answer to that question. College offers a series of different majors, but the career paths that stem from them aren’t always clear. If you major in education, you might feel like you have to be a teacher. If you major in pre-med, you might feel like you have to be a doctor. The truth is, you don’t.

A million shades of gray exist in the wild world of employment. A person with an education major could end up landing a job as a writer or editor in their field of expertise. A person with a pre-med major might decide to skip med school and take a position as a research assistant or lab technologist. (more…)

Posted May 28, 2014 by

Job Market Looks Promising for New College Graduates in 2014

While college graduates may have been discouraged about finding jobs in the last several years, things could be getting better for the class of 2014.  According to a recent report from Career Glider, almost 60% of employers are looking to hire new college graduates this year.  In addition, many career areas have favorable employment rates.  Learn more from a slideshow in the following post. (more…)

Posted May 23, 2014 by

Is Graduate School Right for You?

The answer to this question could depend on factors such as what you are studying, what kind of job you want, or your financial situation.  No matter what, as a prospective student you should learn as much as necessary before making the decision to go to graduate school.  Get some information in the following infographic that can help you decide. (more…)

Posted April 22, 2014 by

Career: Know The Criteria Well To Thrive In The Field Of Developing GPS Products

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Female finger typing on a GPS. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Global Positioning System or GPS provides accurate information regarding the location and time of a person or object in the areas that are covered with four GPS satellite or more. This navigation system is based on the satellite signals and has application for the militaries and by the civilians. The use of this system dates back to the World War II, but with time and advancement in science, the system has been upgraded and is applied extensively for military purposes. A host of GPS products as navigator, antenna, receiver and the likewise are manufactured and sold by a reputed companies for the convenience of organization and civilians. (more…)

Posted December 23, 2013 by

Looking for an Entry Level Job in the Tech Industry? What to Know for Your Job Search

If you are looking for an entry level job in the tech industry, the following post includes an infographic with information to help you with your job search.

The tech industry is a hot market for professionals across the globe. Whether you’ve been pursuing a career in the tech sector for a number of years or you’re just now considering it, the future of tech is looking pretty promising. Case in point: From 2010 to 2020, computer-related occupations are expected to grow 22 percent, compared to the

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Posted October 21, 2013 by

Major Decisions: Choose Wisely

How much can your education or the major you choose impact your future earnings?  The following post includes an infographic that provides an indication of what these factors mean for college students and recent graduates. (more…)