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Category Archives: What Employers Want

Employers Have Concerns About New Grads at Work

Recent CareerBuilder and CareerRookie.com survey gave some insights into how employers feel about new grads at work.  The survey found that 57 % of employers actually planned to hire new college graduates.  Most surveyed employers believe that most new grads at work are very prepared and … Read More…

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Skills Employers Want From Graduates

It’s that time again! Millions of new college graduates will walk the stage at graduation.  Many will be anxious about making the big transition from college campus to business campus.  Some will be wondering whether or not they have the skills employers want from  graduates. Most new … Read More…

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Michelle Obama Touts Study Abroad During China Visit

In a speech to a group of students at Peking University on the second day of her trip to that country, Michelle Obama notes that China is the 5th most visited destination for American students who travel for study abroad.  Mrs. Obama also … Read More…

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Strategies for Campus Interviews with a Low G.P.A.

If you are planning to interview on campus in your college career center, your G.P.A. is more important than you think.  Here are a few strategies to help you land interviews on campus with a Low G.P.A.  When low  G.P.A. doesn’t meet the minimum? … Read More…

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Serious Career Questions for New Grads

Millions of college seniors graduate every year. As graduation approaches, there are some serious career questions new grads should be asking.  Answering these questions will help new grads hit the ground running. These 12 questions are some of the serious career questions that should … Read More…

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What are the Best Majors for Future Employment?

Of course no one can predict the future accurately! However, HBCU college students planning for the future, should be aware of employment trends. A global Human Resources consulting firm, Challenger, Gray and Christmas, well known for their knowledge and research of future employment … Read More…

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