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Posted June 02, 2014 by

Expectations vs. Realities Concerning Recent College Graduate Jobs for Class of 2014

While the class of 2014 may have expectations about recent college graduate jobs, there are certain realities that could await them in the workforce.  The following post includes an infographic that explains.

As they transition from college student to workforce contributor, many grads think they know what to expect… only to find many barriers and detours along the way. To better understand the current realities faced by 2014 grads, we bring you this brief yet excellent infographic from Accenture.com, which examines the disparity between graduate expectations

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Posted May 07, 2014 by

Graduate Employment: Moving Abroad after College

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Young traveler outside of an airport. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

How often do you think about what you want to do after college?

Dream of being a stuntman? Professional crocodile wrestler? Politician? Whatever floats your boat, with college over, it’s time to face the big bad world head on.

With graduation a hazy memory, parties disbanded and hangover in full swing, it’s time to sort out your resume, apply for jobs and ensure your parents don’t think you’re a complete disappointment. (more…)

Posted April 30, 2014 by

Searching for Recent College Graduate Jobs? 3 Career Myths to Keep in Mind

For those of you searching for recent college graduate jobs, the following post has three career myths to keep in mind.

If you’re reading this post on YouTern, there’s a more than an even chance you’re ambitious. If you weren’t, you’d probably spend your time on YouSlacker.com instead. Since you’re here, you’re eager for useful advice on building your career. First stop: awesome, resume-building internships. Next up: the coolest, resume

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Posted April 04, 2014 by

Searching Jobs for College Students? How to Establish a Network While in School

For those of you searching jobs for college students, learn how to establish your own network while in school in the following post.

Many recent graduates attempt to enter the business world with a very limited network. This invariably makes starting their early career far more difficult than it needs to be. To land a position right after graduation, networking in college has become mandatory…

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Posted March 21, 2014 by

Achieving Success or Struggling on Jobs for Recent College Graduates, and Need Support? Tips to Help You Get It

Throughout your career, you will need support.  If you’re a young professional succeeding or struggling on one of those jobs for recent college graduates, it’s nice to have someone encourage you.  If this support is lacking, the following post has some tips that will help you find it.

So, you’re totally excited about a recent work-related accomplishment you’d like to leverage for your next big career move. You run to tell your parents, hoping for insights on how to take that step, only to be met by a lackluster,”Oh, that’s nice. Keep up the great work.” Or let’s

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Posted February 19, 2014 by

Need Advice on Finding Recent College Graduate Jobs? Why Your Parents Might Not be the Best Source

As you search for recent college graduate jobs, various people might offer their advice, including your parents.  While you should respect their advice, it may not necessarily suit the job search of today.  Learn more in the following post.

Your parents mean well when they give you job search advice. They do! They give you heartfelt advice about finding a job and building a career because they want you to succeed. They want to see you thrive at a job. That, and they really, really want you to move out of their basement! Unfortunately,

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Posted February 11, 2014 by

Does a Student Need to Become an Internship Finder While in High School?

A high school student waiting to focus on his or her career in college may need to think again.  The following post suggests why a student should become an internship finder in high school.

College was once a time of self-exploration, intellectual curiosity and good times. Now, as we all know, it’s more about resume- polishing and internship collecting. And it seems this flurry of career prep is spreading to high schools. The Rat Race comes to high school That’s according to a new survey. from Millennial Branding

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Posted January 22, 2014 by

6 mistakes you are likely to commit while choosing a career

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Graduate considering future career choice. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

So you’re few months away from graduation and you’re still deciding on what you actually want to do. With thousands of options and expectations laid in front of you, it’s likely that you might take the wrong decision(s) while choosing the right career path. It could be out of pressure, anxiety or even indecisive trait. Usually choosing a career path is not a one-time decision; it’s a series of decisions, made as you progress through different stages of life, career and experience. Our lifestyles change, so do the people we meet and experiences we have. But the right start is important. When someone is selecting their career, there’s a lot riding on that decision. People want to select an occupation in which they can be successful for many years to come. Changing your career too often is not a good option either. That means you should pick something that is not only suitable for you, but also can support you financially. Recently, MBA has been riding the youngsters of the country. So many new graduates have started looking at this option too. You can easily find the best list of MBA colleges in Gurgaon, Pune, Bangalore and more cities, which are best for MBA. However, never follow the herd and make career decisions. Make sure you choose the right career path by avoiding these common mistakes. (more…)

Posted January 21, 2014 by

Grads, Interviewing for Entry Level Jobs? Why You Shouldn’t Bring Your Parents

When interviewing for entry level jobs, graduates should think twice before bringing their parents along.  Learn more in the following post.

If you think you’ve heard it all when it comes to how involved parents are in Millennials’ job search, we’ve got some news for you. Now, not only are we apparently bringing our parents to interviews — we’re actually having them interview for us! Well, some people are

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Posted January 16, 2014 by

Internship Finder, Here Are 9 Places You May Not Have Thought to Find These Positions

If you’re an internship finder searching for an opportunity, the following post shares nine places you may not have thought about finding these positions.

When you’re looking for internships, there are some pretty basic search methods everyone knows. There are big job boards like Internships.com, Glassdoor, and Indeed.com that list hundreds of internships all around the world. The problem with big sites like these is that everyone uses them, so the positions

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