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Category Archives: Job Search Tips

Job Interview Meal Etiquette

Job interview meal etiquette is just as important as resume writing and job interview preparation for new grads.  Eating a meal with a potential or new employer can be pretty scary for college students.  These simple table manners tips will help any college student … Read More…

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Tis the Season to Apply for Holiday Jobs

With unemployment rate just under 10%, we are in a tough job market for sure. It may be harder this year for college students to find holiday jobs if you consider the competition. With so many people laid off or down sized, the … Read More…

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5 Books for New Grads

We spend most of our time at The HBCU Career Center, talking about jobs, careers and options.  However, we love to recommend resources like the new books for new grads listed here.  These are easy-to-read resources for HBCU college seniors and new grads. 1. What … Read More…

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How to Land a Holiday Retail Job

One job search tip to keep in mind if you are trying to land a holiday retail job: Many employers complain each year that students apply for holiday retail jobs this time of year when they go back to college and then leave … Read More…

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Where Do I Look for Part Time Jobs?

Sometimes students who are looking for part-time jobs do not know where to look. Consider these online and on-land job search resources if you are asking – Where do I look for part-time jobs?: 1. SnagAJob.com is a great job board that lists … Read More…

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Students must Debunk the Holiday Job Search Myth

Too many people, especially college students believe in the myth that companies do not make significant hiring decisions during the holidays. If you are one of the students who believes that, here is a job search tip – Debunk that job search myth … Read More…

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