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Kick-start Your Career After College

Kick-start Your Career After College

You’ve finally graduated; now what? After graduation, it’s a whole new ballgame. You’ve landed your first job, and it’s time to put everything you learned in college to the test. Now instead of your grade, your career is on the line. And let’s face it — launching into a career can be daunting. But try […]

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How to Determine the Right Education Path

How to Determine the Right Education Path

Are you considering going back to school? Maybe you’re thinking about a career change or looking for a way to get ahead in your current career. Whatever the reason, furthering your education is rarely a bad idea.  Determining your educational path is a lot like mapping out a road trip. If you have a destination […]

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The First Job: Do Recent Graduates Stay or Go?

A recent survey from Express Employment Professionals revealed that more than two-thirds of recent college graduates stay in their first career jobs for one year or less. The Results Are In Of those who gradated within the last 18 months, 58% said they stayed in their first job for “seven months to a year.” The […]

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5 College Majors Employers Love

The decision to get a higher education is an important one. Often, a lot of money and time goes into earning a college degree, so it’s vital that you choose a career path that works best for you. If you’re thinking about getting a higher education, you may be wondering which college majors are currently […]

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What’s the Difference Between an Apprenticeship and Internship?

If you want to gain work experience while you’re still in school or right after graduation, you’ve probably looked into an internship or apprenticeship. Both internships and apprenticeships can offer entry-level experience in your field of choice, but they operate in different ways. If you’re looking for one of these opportunities, you may be wondering […]

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Who Is Hiring Non-College Grads?

Are you thinking about getting a higher education? Or, are you considering skipping college and heading straight for the workforce? Before you make this important decision, check out the results of a recent survey from Express Employment Professionals. The survey revealed the hottest fields that are hiring the most non-college grads, and the top 10 […]

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Start Building Your New Career Today

Are you a recent graduate? Are you new to the workforce? Are you looking for a career change? If you answered “yes” to any of those questions, you may be in the process of building your new career. Getting started can be overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. As long as you’re motivated to […]

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How Important Is Your Education?

In today’s world, education is often the best tool for getting ahead. It can help you grow in a variety of ways—you can pursue a passion, increase your long-term income, and have the experience of a lifetime. In fact, college graduates earn more than twice as much as high school graduates. Some studies have found […]

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Make Your Move: Life After Graduation

For many, graduation day is around the corner. While graduating from college or high school can be an intimidating time, there’s hope for recent graduates in the job search. According to a survey by Michigan State University, 97% of employers plan to hire at least one new college graduate this year. While the odds are […]

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Poll: How Soon After Graduation Did You Get a Job?

Poll: How Soon After Graduation Did You Get a Job?

Which is more important: education or experience? It’s an age-old question that has been researched and debated for decades, but one that doesn’t necessarily have a clear-cut answer. While the results from Glassdoor’s recent 2014 Employment Confidence Survey suggest that 82% of U.S. college graduates who were employed on a full or part time basis […]

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