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Category Archives: New Grad

I Need a Mentor

Whenever I think about developing a relationship with a mentor, I think to myself, “Hind sight is always 20/20.” My First Mentor As a new college graduate, I was thrilled to accept an entry-level position at a large, global corporation. This corporation offered … Read More…

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Campus Leaders Land More Job Offers

Visit any college campus and you will find posters and flyers  promoting a myriad of campus activities being hosted or sponsored by campus groups and clubs.  Check out social media sites for colleges and you can’t miss the photos and promotion of campus … Read More…

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New Grads Share Favorite Job Benefits

New grad survey reveals which employee benefits graduates really wanted this year.  The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) surveyed over 40,000 college seniors which included just over 10,000 graduating seniors to find out which employee benefits were making a difference for … Read More…

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5 Big Workplace Skills Employers Want

Employers usually are not shy about saying what workplace skills they need to see in the new graduates they hire.  In an article published in the Deseret Morning News, Wendy Leonard said, “Colleges and universities dump a lot of graduates into the work … Read More…

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Job Search Myths that Stall New Grads

I spend a lot of my time talking to new college grads about their job search strategies and career plans. What I have found after 15 years of working with new grads is that many new grads have their job search stalled by … Read More…

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Where Do New Grads Find Jobs?

          Your cap and gown is probably making it’s way off the floor and to the back of the closet.  If commencement is becoming a distant memory, and parents are asking – What are you doing to look for a job?  You’re … Read More…

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