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Posted February 05, 2016 by

Addressing low grades during interviews

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Joe Flanagan, guest writer

According to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, or OECD, there’s a crisis in the USA with only 46% of students finishing college. Whether you have dropped out or graduated with low grades you are not alone. Interviews can be a nerve-wracking experience, particularly your very first one, but if you are leaving college with low grades, the prospect of interviews can seem even more daunting. It is important to remember that despite low grades, you have still been invited for an interview, so the employer is interested in you. If you are worried about explaining your low grades, these tips can help you deal with this without it becoming a major issue. (more…)

Posted May 22, 2015 by

A Graduate’s Guide to Getting Motivated

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Brad McMurrey

Your personal and career success are going to depend on more than what you learned in college. Having the ability to motivate yourself could be more important than any knowledge you have. Since they don’t teach this in school, here are some key motivational thoughts that might help.

1. You make your life. Consider this sentence with emphasis on each important word:

· You make your life. It’s up to you, no one else.

· You make your life. It doesn’t just happen. You have to act.

· You make your life. It’s your life that’s at stake. (more…)

Posted May 23, 2014 by

One View of Entry Level Jobs for the Class of 2014

As graduates in the class of 2014 begin to search for entry level jobs, they may want to consider one view of these positions found in the following post.

Keep the service job you have now because it’s cash in your pocket at the end of night? Throw your resume onto countless job boards and see who calls? Rocksolid, Inc Reviews Expectations from Entry Level Jobs.

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Posted August 01, 2013 by

Have You Failed on Your Entry Level Job or Other Position? Turn This Failure Into Career Success

Whether you have struggled on an entry level job or other position, it does not mean you can’t overcome the situation.  Instead, turn what you consider a failure into career success.  Learn more in the following post.

Some of the best Hollywood flicks involve an unlikely hero changing the world. But in this case, the hero is behind the lens. A few years ago, the name Joss Whedon may not have rung any bells among non-geek circles. He was a screenwriter for years but has been re-introduced into the public spotlight

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How to Transform Your Career Failures into Superhero-Sized Success