class of 2016
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Earlier this month, my son's Riley, age 16, and Drew, age 18, sat down with me to discuss education, my career, and advice for the Class of 2016.
So, as I send you off, as we read your names again, this time in a space of celebration, I hope you will tell your story
The Class of 2016 chose majors and academic degrees at university based on a passion for an area(s) of study. Accenture Strategy
"It was great to have her there to see me move onto the next level, which is college."
I reached out to 40 leaders from various professions--many of whom are friends, colleagues, or acquaintances--and asked them one question: What advice would you give the 2016 graduating class?
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Learning how to conduct a successful job hunt and pitch yourself well are important skills for job seekers to learn. Since you don't have a strong track record yet, you will have to use a little artifice and thought. After all, if you can't articulate your value, who will?
"You have to stand out these days if you want a job, especially in advertising. Everyone's trying to make themselves different. Everyone's trying to get decent jobs for right after graduation."