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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 November 25, 2014 by

Why Should You Pursue MBA Courses?

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Master Of Business Administration Concept text on background. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

MBA or Master of Business Administration has become an integral part of the education system in India. It is an administration program that helps in facing all kinds of hurdles in your career by developing your skill and sharpening your knowledge. For better career opportunities opting for an MBA program is a great option. It will work like a magical wand that will help you to accomplish the desired goals. Today, it has evolved as one of the most coveted educational programs that can help the pursuer carve a better future professionally. Besides providing the necessary opportunities it also accelerates your career growth. In order to pave way for success the need is to choose the right kind of MBA program. (more…)

Posted June 03, 2014 by

Will a degree further your career?

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Group of young college graduates and their professor at graduation. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Earning a degree has traditionally been the way to stand out from the crowd when it comes to finding a job and furthering your career. But as more and more of the US population graduate from college and studying becomes more expensive, is the qualification losing its value?

There is certainly a lot to be said for experience as well as academic achievement, but a degree can still have huge benefits, especially if it’s from a college with a great reputation such as the American University or Ivy League colleges. Here’s how studying could further your career and how to ensure you spend your time at college wisely. (more…)