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This Is How to Choose Your First Job After College

Quora | Posted 10.24.2016 | Education

If you don't have a firm career path, how do you choose your first job after college? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network whe...

The Global Search for Education: Migration - The Millennial Bloggers

C. M. Rubin | Posted 08.22.2016 | Education
C. M. Rubin

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development calls on countries to begin efforts to achieve the 17 SDGs over the next 15 years. The goals address the n...

Want Your Resume to Stand Out? Try This One Tactic

Brian de Haaff | Posted 08.17.2016 | Business
Brian de Haaff

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

Christie Garton | Posted 07.08.2016 | College
Christie Garton

After the late-night studying, interning and working part-time jobs, the time has finally come to graduate. And many of you just did! Now that you're ...

How To Get The Job Experience You Need To Land Your Dream Job

Sharon Rossignuolo | Posted 07.01.2016 | College
Sharon Rossignuolo

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

Nina Tomaro | Posted 05.13.2016 | Education
Nina Tomaro

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

Kristi Russo | Posted 05.03.2016 | Business
Kristi Russo

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 Cline | Posted 04.20.2016 | College
Josh Cline

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?

The 7 Best New Books for College Graduates

Jeff Selingo | Posted 03.17.2016 | Books
Jeff Selingo

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

Kendall Pope | Posted 02.25.2017 | College
Kendall Pope

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?

The Almighty 'A' is the Death of Learning

Anne Sobel | Posted 01.04.2017 | Education
Anne Sobel

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

Jodi Weiss | Posted 10.08.2016 | Education
Jodi Weiss

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

Jill Jacinto | Posted 07.24.2016 | Women
Jill Jacinto

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

Tamesha Keel | Posted 07.04.2016 | College
Tamesha Keel

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

Cody Cain | Posted 06.19.2016 | College
Cody Cain

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

Jason Choi | Posted 06.22.2016 | Business
Jason Choi

"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

Adele Scheele | Posted 05.26.2016 | Business
Adele Scheele

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 | Posted 05.26.2016 | Education
Yolanda Reid Chassiakos

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 | Posted 02.26.2015 | Business
Lisa Abeyta

Here are five useful tips for anyone who might be prepping for that big interview.

6 Winning Traits of Great Talent

Damian Bazadona | Posted 02.09.2015 | Business
Damian Bazadona

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.

Erin McKelle | Posted 01.19.2015 | College
Erin McKelle

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'

The Huffington Post | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 09.25.2014 | Politics

LeAndra Martinez is an aspiring producer living in Los Angeles. She graduated from college in 2011 with a degree in film production and has since shut...

We Make It Easy for Our Children to Not Grow Up

Suzanne McFarlin | Posted 09.13.2014 | Women
Suzanne McFarlin

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?

Troy Campbell | Posted 08.13.2014 | College
Troy Campbell

What's it like to be a young professor? Is it miserable? Is it worth it? Do you make an impact on the world? Recently I had a chat with Joseph Redde...

College Grads: 5 Ways to Maximize Your Marketability As You Enter the Job Market

R. Kay Green | Posted 08.09.2014 | College
R. Kay Green

Congratulations! You've completed your college is the first day of the rest of your life. Now that you've graduated...are you prepared to enter the job market?