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Category Archives: Employment Trends

Safeguard Your Career Success During Tough Times

Just as a company needs a business plan for success, every professional needs a plan for career success. Built into this career success plan must be strategies to ensure your career is somewhat recession proof. In other words, it’s important to take steps to … Read More…

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Americans Choose Better Boss Over Raise

You have got to read this really cool article about the evolution of work and what in the workplace drives success. In a survey of  1000 American Executives McQuaid found a “whopping” (sarcasm for sure) 35 % of Americans are happy at their job. How … Read More…

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Why Graduating Seniors MUST visit the Career Center

Are you a college senior who is on track to graduate next year? Before you know it, fall will be here and you will be counting down to commencement. Cap and Gown; check. Invitations; check. Final projects; check. I would like you to … Read More…

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Are HBCU Grads Ready for a Changing Workplace?

The workplace is evolving and HBCU educators and students are thinking about  preparation for the new world of work. It makes sense to consider these 6 ways the work world is changing from USNews Money and Careers. 1. Digital advances are causing work … Read More…

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Answers to Career Questions

It’s been my experience that every college student has career questions.  Not every college student seeks answers.  Our goal for The HBCU Career Center is to be a resources for students seeking answers as well as to engage college students in asking career questions. One … Read More…

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Start a Career with the Federal Government

If you are in the Class of 2010, employment should be on your mind right now! Although a Career Builder survey shows 35% of employers are planning to increase hiring this year, no one expects the 10% unemployment number to decrease significantly. One … Read More…

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