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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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3 Steps to do Job Interviews on Campus

The fall semester before graduation is always the time for collge students to be thinking about doing job interviews on campus.  Most college students don’t know it, but the fall before commencement is the key recruiting period for major employers.  The folks in your … Read More…

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20 Pieces of REAL Advice for College Freshmen

There is already a ton of advice for college freshmen on how to succeed.  Let me add some more and give you what I call my 20 pieces of REAL advice for college freshmen.  I have spent so many years working with new grads … Read More…

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Campus Jobs are Real Jobs Too

I’d venture a guess that the majority of college students hold part time jobs in college.  Many of those students hold down on campus jobs.  Whether enrolled in 2-year, 4-year or a vocational training or career education program, on campus jobs are often … Read More…

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Funding College When Banks End Student Loans

The credit crunch in the U.S. has forced many banks to curtail or discontinue their tuition loan businesses. In the past 12 months, 33 banks and lenders have permanently or temporarily closed their student loan businesses. Additionally, more than 100 lenders have cut … Read More…

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3 Activities for a College Freshman Summer Plan

There are really two very exciting times for college freshmen.  The beginning of the semester when they are anxious about going off to college and the end of the freshman year.  Usually the start of college gets a lot more attention than the end of … Read More…

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