graduation

11 06, 2019

Link Roundup: Advice for the Recent College Grad

2019-06-11T15:24:06-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Link Roundup: Advice for the Recent College Grad

If you’re a recent college grad, this link roundup is for you. We’re putting together advice, tips, and everything under the sun to help your post-graduation. Check it out! […]

22 05, 2017

6 Overlooked Job Search Steps for Graduates

2017-05-22T09:37:29-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Congratulations, you did it! Graduating from college is no small task, and you should certainly be proud. Now, you and all of your fellow graduates should start thinking about employment. Finding a job after graduation is no small task. There are many things to take into consideration, and usually the ‘first movers’ are the ones who are gainfully employed shortly after graduation. Waiting too long to start looking could hurt your job search. Thankfully, there is a wide variety of advice out there for recent graduates looking for a job. However, some crucial steps often get overlooked, despite their importance. Today, our blog [...]

12 05, 2017

Link Roundup 5/12/17: Diverse Job Search Advice

2017-05-12T10:41:21-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As always, we’re back with another group of links regarding all kinds of professional advice. This week focuses  specifically on job search advice. So if you’re currently playing the job market, make sure you check out the links from this week! They cover not just resumes and interviews, but also broader topics like job satisfaction and job market scams.  […]

5 04, 2017

Should My GPA Be On My Resume?

2017-04-05T09:31:28-04:00Categories: Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As graduation season approaches, many young professionals will begin to construct or update their resumes. At a certain point, they will ask themselves, “Should I include my GPA on my resume?”. Today, we’re here to answer that question! Since there’s no short and sweet explanation, read on below for a full breakdown of if you should or shouldn’t.  […]

28 11, 2016

5 Steps to Line Up a Job After College

2016-11-28T15:55:30-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

1. Get Practical Experience Once employers start to look at resumes from recent college graduates there is one factor that sets grads apart: work experience. While a decent GPA is required for most jobs, work experience is what will get you an interview. In order to accomplish this, you have to go the extra mile in your program. […]

6 06, 2016

You’ve Graduated, What’s Next?

2016-06-06T12:30:43-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’re reading this, it means you’ve likely graduated college recently, so congratulations! You worked through the long nights, balanced your social and student life, and managed to get passing marks. These are all fantastic achievements! Riding the wave of success can be extremely beneficial to hit the ground running in the job market. When many graduates begin looking for job opportunities, they’re unsure of where to start, and failing to be proactive right away can be a big misstep if you’re someone who is easily caught in a lazy daily routine.  […]