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Posted November 18, 2014 by

Employers, Are You Interested in Hiring Veterans?

Employers are constantly looking to hire the best and brightest people to help their companies succeed.  While they might have certain candidates in mind, it is important for them not to forget about those who have served our country.  Veterans who are transitioning from military life to civilian life might have the skills and experience employers need to fill job openings.  They do not want a hand out, just a hand up in preparing to enter the job market. (more…)

Posted September 18, 2014 by

Grads, Are Your Searches for Entry Level Jobs Taking Longer than Expected? Eliminate These 30 Mistakes

Graduates who believe their searches for entry level jobs are taking more time than they expected might be hurting themselves.  Learn 30 mistakes they should eliminate in the following post.

As many have discovered, effective job search methods have changed substantially in the last few years – and it can be hard to leave behind the job search techniques that used to work, but don’t in our current economy. You can, however, control what you do – and how you are spending your valuable time. And that means eliminating

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Posted September 09, 2014 by

College Students, Do You Go to School to Get Better Jobs or Otherwise?

It appears that most college students are going to school to get better jobs, according to one survey in the following post.

UCLA’s CIRP (Cooperative Institutional Research Program) just released a survey on why students go to college. About 300,000 freshmen students from approximately 300 four year colleges completed the survey prior to the start of classes. This body of work spans over 40 years of data and expertise in the subject matter itself. Why students go to college? 88

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Posted September 05, 2014 by

Want to Land an Entry Level Job Once You Graduate? Steps that Can Get You There

A college student who plans to land an entry level job by graduation can learn some helpful steps to get one from an infographic in the following post.

Welcome, college students! Welcome (or welcome back) to the hallowed halls, the academic grind, to a life of independence and adulthood. And welcome back to the “big lie”…

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Posted May 14, 2014 by

Summer Internship Finder, Take Your Position and Turn It into a Job with These 5 Tips

If you are a summer internship finder, you can take your position and turn it into a job by using five tips in the following post.

We’ve all heard the stories: So-and-so landed a sweet internship, impressed the bigwigs and landed a job offer. If you’re hoping to take the same path, you need to stand out in a sea of interns who are after the same thing. It’s daunting, sure, but with enough professionalism and hard work—and a little networking

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Posted May 06, 2014 by

Did Your College Recruiter Tell You This? Advice to Keep in Mind for College

As a prospective student, your college recruiter might not tell you everything to expect during your time in school.  So, check out some advice to keep in mind for college in the following post.

There are more benefits in getting a college degree. The increased earning potential, as well as the social and intellectual stimulation, is worthwhile. Continue reading this article for advice on succeeding at college.

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Posted February 20, 2014 by

Grads, Are Your Entry Level Jobs Not Dream Jobs? How to Find the Positions You Want

College graduates may not get their dream entry level jobs right away.  However, that doesn’t mean it won’t happen.  In the following post, learn how grads can find the positions they want.

If you’re stuck in a job or a field you don’t particularly like, you’ve probably found yourself asking some tough questions: How did I wind up here? Will I be here forever? As a young professional, you might feel compelled to decide right this very moment what your future career path should look like. In reality, you don’t

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Posted February 12, 2014 by

Grads, Searching for Recent Graduate Jobs at Startups? What It Takes to Get Them

For grads searching for recent graduate jobs at startups, the following post offers some advice on how to get them.

Let’s be honest: the startup life is not for everyone. People romanticize the sleep-in-the-office, order-pizza-daily, build-the-next-Google kind of life these days. Beware. The fact is, most people shouldn’t work for startups. (Click here to tweet this thought.) With a 90 percent failure rate, the expected value of working in a

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Posted February 10, 2014 by

Starting Your Entry Level Job Search? Carefully Consider Career Advice to Take – Part 2

Depending on who you ask, you can get different career advice about your entry level job search.  If you’re not sure what information to listen to, the following post offers some more old school tips that could negatively impact your ability to find a job in today’s world.

There’s a lot of advice out there for job seekers. Whether the source is a recruiter or your mom, some of this advice will help you land a job… and frankly, following some will set you back. Once you’re able to weed out the bad advice from the good, you’ll be on your way to more interviews

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Posted February 03, 2014 by

Interested in an Entry Level Job with a Nonprofit? 4 Things You Might Not Know

If you’re tired of your current entry level job and want to work for a nonprofit organization, learn four things you might know about the transition in the following post.

It’s that time of year again. Time to make (and then quickly break) career resolutions. If you’re like many unhappy employees, you may have set a goal to find more meaningful work in 2014. The nonprofit sector might be just the place for you to begin your search. But if you want to make your resolution to transition from

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