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This Is How to Choose Your First Job After College
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In summary, I'd say that the transition from school is a special time. Life is long and full of many chapters, so don't overly
The Global Search for Education: Migration - The Millennial Bloggers
C. M. Rubin
Blogger and Author, "The Real Alice in Wonderland"
In the debate on International Migration, it is "the voices of the refugees and migrants themselves that are missing," writes
Want Your Resume to Stand Out? Try This One Tactic
Brian de Haaff
Co-founder and CEO of Aha! — the world's #1 roadmap software
It is still a tough job market out there. And some folks will go to great lengths to get noticed by employers and recruiters. Jobseekers even grab headlines for the unconventional tactics they employ.
Still On The Recruitment Trail, Grad? Shift The Focus To Jobs That Pay Well
Social entrepreneur, author and founder of the 1,000 Dreams Fund
Where to find these opportunities? For startups, AngelList is a great resource. Check out local Chambers of Commerce and
How To Get The Job Experience You Need To Land Your Dream Job
Next time you look at a job ad and think no, I can't do that, I don't have the experience...think again, take your power and create your experience.
How to Simultaneously Stand Out in the Job Market and Fill Your Wanderlust
Content and Communication Strategist
Here are 4 ways internships abroad often lead to added value for students on the job hunt in a crowded market.
An Open Letter on Personal Branding to Those Just Starting Their Career
CEO and Branding Strategist for Red Letter Resumes LLC
Personal branding is a major buzzword these days. It's been construed to cover a plethora of topics and can be misleading to some. But you have to be careful whom you listen to; personal branding is not meant to pigeonhole anyone. Especially those just starting out!
How to Best Position Yourself to Land a PR Job After College
Josh is Chairman and CEO of Venture1st and Managing Director o...
The PR industry continues to boom as hundreds of new candidates, just like yourself, will enter the workforce after graduating with a degree in public relations this May. So how can you stand out and land a PR job that actually matters?
Best New Books for Graduates
Author of the New York Times bestseller 'There Is Life After C...
Over the past few months, I slowly worked my way through a stack of new and forthcoming nonfiction books that were sitting on my desk. Many of them make perfect gifts for new graduates, whether for those leaving high school or getting ready for life after college.
The 3 Causes of Senioritis
Are you a college student ranging from ages 20-23 suffering from severe lack of motivation, excessive sweatpants and sweatshirt use, repeated absences, and anxiety?
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The Almighty 'A' is the Death of Learning
Lecturer in Film Production, Northwestern University in Qatar
Its no secret grade inflation is cause célèbre at universities, but the pressure to give A's is a Frankenstein of our own design. Like hog futures, real estate, and diamonds, an A only holds the intrinsic value we assign it.
Now What? A Guide for College Life and Beyond
Career Strategist | Author | Educator | CEO & Founder of Every...
When it comes to education and careers, remind yourself often that each of us has our own unique journey. Don't be afraid to live yours, and don't fear change along the way. Think big, work hard, tap into your passion, and stay open-minded as you pursue your path.
7 Tips to Clean Up Your LinkedIn Profile
Millennial Career Expert
Spring has officially arrived. While you clean up your home and store your winter attire don't forget to tackle your LinkedIn profile. It's most likely been a while since you updated your profile, added new connections and touched base with your network. Grab a cup of coffee and get started.
6 Tips to Boost Your Career
Before beginning your job search, it's important for you to change your perspective. Job searching is more than just finding a "job;" it's finding the right opportunity to broaden your experience and cultivate the necessary skills to propel you further in your career.
Advice to Graduates in the Age of Income Inequality
Writer and commentator in New York City
Congratulations graduate! You tossed your cap into the air, you celebrated like a champion, you are slowly emerging from your hangover, and you are beginning to wonder: What the hell am I gonna do now?
How to Find the Perfect Job: Batman v. Kenneth Cole
Investing in an inclusive and sustainable future
"What do you want to be when you grow up?" is quite possibly among the most ambiguous questions ever asked, second only to "who let the dogs out?" and "turn down for what?"
Six Steps to Landing Your First Job
1. Take a limited time off. Sleep, drive around, meet with old friends. Decompress before you face the next reality: Life.
Dear Caroline, What They're Really Asking.
Yolanda Reid Chassiakos
Physician-Author, Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Da...
We were all young once. And, frankly, we Boomers were darned lucky; lucky to have had the personal, social, and economic opportunities provided to us by a nation at its peak.
5 Keys to Out-Shining the Competition in an Interview
Lisa Abeyta is the Founder and CEO of APPCityLife, Inc. and th...
Here are five useful tips for anyone who might be prepping for that big interview.
6 Winning Traits of Great Talent
I believe with the help of some hindsight and an amazing network of other business owners, I can identify six common attributes that I've seen across the board in the talent I've worked with for the past ten years.
Freaking Out About Graduating? Don't.
Entrepreneur, Astrology Coach, Blogger Extraordinaire, & Macar...
Graduating from college affords you the luxury of living your dreams. Yes, it requires some hard work and perseverance but I promise you, your destiny is within reach.
'My Degree Has Been Pretty Much Useless'
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
As told to Akbar Shahid Ahmed in phone interviews and email. I had to go homeless because I wasn't making enough to save
We Make It Easy for Our Children to Not Grow Up
Board Certified Coach specializing in executive and leadership...
I believe it is parents' responsibility to launch their children after college, letting them both succeed and fail on their own.
What's It Like to Be a Young Professor?
Number one, I make sure that any new idea leverages an area of my expertise. I want to avoid one-off projects that require
College Grads: 5 Ways to Maximize Your Marketability As You Enter the Job Market
Dr. R. Kay Green
Senior Marketing Consultant / CEO of EDesign Consulting Ltd.
Congratulations! You've completed your college degree...today is the first day of the rest of your life. Now that you've graduated...are you prepared to enter the job market?
Do You Want the Good News Or...
Senior Fellow, Campaign for Grade-Level Reading; Former CEO, C...
Pushing towards graduation is a worthy pursuit -- an important and achievable goal. And graduating 80 percent of kids on time -- phenomenal. But with these 12th grade math and reading scores, it does raise the question: What is the quality of these graduates?
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