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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 August 18, 2014 by

Pursuing MS in Germany: Universities and Application Procedure

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Germany is renowned all over the world for its quality education system and not simply in engineering. Almost two and half million students all over the country end up applying for MS programs in German University; read the following post to know more about pursuing MS in Germany.

Germany being one of the reputed industrial countries in Europe, has the status of achieving great technological progress amongst the other countries of the world and has been well known for playing a significant role for economic development in the western hemisphere. (more…)

Posted July 10, 2014 by

College Students, Are You Interviewing for Jobs? 6 Ways to Stay in the Mind of the Interviewer

When interviewing for jobs, college students should do their best to stand out (in a good way) to the interviewer.  Learn six ways they can do so in the following post.

HR blogger and columnist Liz Ryan wrote an excellent piece on LinkedIn, The Five Deadliest Job Interview Mistakes. And it occurred to me: These five mistakes all boil down to a single question: Are you memorable? Per Liz’s column, this could be memorable in either a good, or a bad way…

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Posted June 06, 2014 by

College Students, Are You Looking for Entry Level Jobs? Don’t Use This Word in Your Search

For college students searching for entry level jobs, there may be one word not to use to improve their chances of getting hired.  Learn what it is in the following post.

So, you’re a student. That means you’re interested in some field and study it from an academic perspective. Boring. And unremarkable. Why would a company want to hire a person that spent four years studying a profession… instead of doing? And we wonder why “students” have a hard time getting hired?

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Posted May 12, 2014 by

What You Should Know About Finding the Best Online Accredited Colleges

Are you considering getting a college education online?  If the answer is yes, then it may be important to you to find one that has earned national recognition.  In the following infographic, learn what you should know when it comes to finding the best online accredited colleges. (more…)

Posted May 07, 2014 by

The price of not attending college

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Putting money into college savings. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Many high school graduates fret over their future, and for those following the news, the situation may seem murkier than ever. Forbes reports that the nation’s “$1 trillion student loan problem keeps getting worse,” and according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, college graduates are greeted with “crummy” jobs and fewer full-time options. Students weighing their options might begin to wonder if college is even worth it anymore. Well, a new report says it is. In fact, recent research suggests the only thing less affordable than college is not going at all. (more…)

Posted April 15, 2014 by

Planning to Work in Dubai?…Know the Employment Laws

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Expats in Dubai comprise a major section of the working population in the Emirates. If you are also willing to find a job in Dubai, the following post will help you to get some information about Dubai and its employment laws. Read on… (more…)

Posted April 03, 2014 by

Internship Finder, Want to Get Really Paid? 25 Highest Paying Companies for Interns

How much money could you make as an internship finder?  It could all depend on your talent and where you work.  In the following post, learn the 25 highest paying companies for interns.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the median household income in the United States is $53,046. So it may surprise you to learn that several interns earn much more – $75,000+ assuming they were to work a full year. YouTern partner Glassdoor recently revealed its report of the “25 Highest Paying Companies for Interns.” The report sheds

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Posted March 25, 2014 by

Looking for Entry Level Jobs Globally? Try the Middle East and North Africa

Recent graduates searching for entry level jobs around the globe may find opportunities in the Middle East and North Africa.  Learn more in the following post.

If you’re graduating soon then you should rejoice as the majority of employers in the Middle East and North Africa region are looking for entry-level professionals. Indeed, the latest Bayt.com Middle East Job Index Survey…

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Posted February 25, 2014 by

Preparing to Interview Before a Panel for Jobs for Recent College Graduates? 6 Tips to Help You Succeed

Before your panel interview for jobs for recent college graduates takes place, learn six tips in the following post that can help you succeed.

When you think of a job interview you most often think of a discussion between you and a recruiter or hiring manager, one-on-one. Some companies, however, use group, or “panel” interviews to screen candidates. If you can get past the intimidation factor, and if you’re prepared, panel interviews can work in

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