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Category Archives: Millennials at Work

Grambling State U Alum Shares Job Search Advice with New College Graduates

Ever so often, I meet a Human Resource professional who is super generous with advice for new college graduates. Recently, I lucked out and connected with Denzel Alexander, Talent Acquisition Associate at Enquero, a technology solutions company in Lafayette, Louisiana.   Mr. Alexander … Read More…

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So You Missed Your Job Interview

  So you missed your job interview.  It happens.  Just know that recruiters hate an empty interview chair! The fact is that it is harder to make a good impression at the job interview, if you don’t show up for the job interview.  … Read More…

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10 Skills New Grads Need to Be Ready for Work

From the Desk of the Dean… New graduates in the Class of 2019 are going into the best job market in more than a decade.  With a 3.6% unemployment rate, the Job Outlook report from the National Association of Colleges and Employers shows … Read More…

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10 Things to Know about the Gig Economy

If you haven’t heard the term “Gig Economy” before, let me explain.  The gig economy is the concept of short term jobs and projects everywhere and all the time.   Technology, of course, is enabling this new gig economy and companies like Uber, … Read More…

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Three Ways Tech Will Drive Workplace Changes in 2019

In many ways, the workplace has always been a kind of an agenda barometer. The way things are in a professional setting doesn’t exactly mirror the real world, but it certainly paints an apt picture about where people’s heads are at. All this … Read More…

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Millennials at Work: Four Workplace Paradigm Shifts For 2019

Almost two decades after the year 2000, there are still no shortage of complaints being made about millennials. But the fact remains clear— those whiny-screen-addled-gluten-free-sheeple have shaken the workplace to its core. In 2018 it felt like a near forgone conclusion that America’s … Read More…

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