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Posted October 06, 2015 by

Top 5 careers with great job potential

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Nurse visiting senior female patient at home. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

The most important thing to do when choosing a college major and targeting a specific career is to do a little research on that specific area’s job market. While taking up a career of interest is important for a happy life, it isn’t all sunshine and rainbows in every case. You need to be sure of its job prospects.

Every student’s biggest fear when deciding on a college major is not finding a stable job after graduating. No one wants to invest a huge amount of money and time just to sit jobless or flip burger patties after graduating. This fear is what makes choosing a career the most difficult decision of one’s life. (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 September 09, 2013 by

4 Top Colleges that Can be Just as Competitive as Ivy League Schools

Laura Wilson

Laura Wilson

When it comes time to evaluate which colleges to accept entrance to, if you are looking at Ivy League schools, here are some other colleges that might make the grade and be a better choice. Some things to consider and factor into your decision making process when you are evaluating colleges to attend are tuition pricing, employment rates, and probably most importantly, freshmen to graduation ratios. Having a strong support system at a school that increases graduation rates is worth more than any label or reputation of any school. Even though this is not a proven list or study, it is just some schools to take into consideration for the traits mentioned above. (more…)