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Category Archives: Life After College

Prep for Life After Graduation

College seniors should always be in graduation mode and have plans for next steps after college.  However, if you don’t you shouldn’t feel bad.  Most college students don’t really prep for life after college. 5 tips to prep for life after graduation 1. Do personal research: Learn … Read More…

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Preparing New Grads for Career Success

A recent post at HR Daily Advisor offered suggestions for employers on how to engage young workers and prepare 20-something employees for career success – especially in the first year on the job. The list of suggestions from HR Daily Advisor are: 1. Teaching … Read More…

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10 Tips for Success in the First Year on the Job

This list of 10 Pointers for Success in the First Year on the Job was developed by Shaquaya Shelby, Spelman College ’05 alumni for TheHBCUCareerCenter.com.  Shelby is a Recruiter with Equity Residential. 10 Pointers for your First Year on a New Job Be … 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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College Senior Career Checklist

A career checklist is a good tool for college seniors as they approach graduation.  The National Association of Colleges and Employers (naceweb.org) show employers plan to increase hiring of new college grads this year. This year’s increase is no surprise as the economy continues … Read More…

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Home for the Holidays and Bored?

If you came home for the holidays from college, you are probably now getting bored as family and friends return to their routines. If you have some free time now that everyone else has gone back to work, here are three ways to … Read More…

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