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5 Best Ways Parents Can Assist Recent Grads in a Job Search

Michelle A. Riklan | Posted 04.27.2016 | College
Michelle A. Riklan

Now that students are grown and entering the workforce, how will parents transition? Every parent is interested in their son or daughter finding a great job and being successful, but there are limits and good ideas for parents to help their kids land a job after college.

How You Can Help Your New Grad Find Her First Job

Catherine Kaputa | Posted 04.13.2016 | Parents
Catherine Kaputa

While it's hard to watch your child floundering, overindulging the parental instinct to protect and nurture children can backfire, even destroy your child's employment opportunities. (No doubt, the last thing you want.)

10 Ways to Make the Best First Impression at Your Summer Internship

Sandy Malone | Posted 05.06.2016 | Business
Sandy Malone

Are you starting a summer internship soon? Hopefully, you've been accepted for one of the positions you applied for in your chosen field, and you're getting ready to shift your focus from academia to the business world because that's what getting practical experience in your chosen career field is all about.

The Top 10 Cities For Post-Grads

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 04.03.2015 | HuffPost Home

Graduating from college is both an exciting and terrifying time. Parents, professors and friends alike all want to know one thing, "What are you going...

How I Went From College Grad to Full-Time Freedom Hacker: Step-By-Step

Anita Wing Lee | Posted 03.30.2015 | College
Anita Wing Lee

The first thing you need to do is DECIDE that you are going to pursue the life of your dreams. Resolve to take those leaps of faith for yourself. Your life can be so much bigger than you planned for.

The Most Important Money Milestones For New Grads | Posted 12.27.2014 | College

If you happen to be a recent or upcoming grad, the odds are you have three things on your mind: jobs, housing and finances.

4 Ways New Grads Are Vulnerable to Identity Theft

Adam Levin | Posted 07.20.2014 | Money
Adam Levin

As new graduates climb down from the ivory tower (diploma in hand), many will be facing "real world" transactions for the first time, and they are at risk. Identity-related crimes, bad deals and credit score pitfalls pockmark the road ahead.

The World Is Your Oyster! (Pearl Not Included)

Eliza van Lennep | Posted 08.04.2013 | College
Eliza van Lennep

The rosy, post-graduation optimism had faded, and I began to realize that the promise that I had carried with me my whole life: "You can be whoever you want to be; you can have anything and everything!" was not exactly true.

What Do College Grads Wish They Had Known Earlier?

Carol J. Carter | Posted 07.13.2013 | College
Carol J. Carter

These grads shared the live-and-learn insider information to campus life and career that they can't always teach you at orientation or in class (or in some cases, they try to teach it, but you might be too stubborn to listen.). Here are four of their stories.