6 Post-College Purchases to Make You Feel Like a Fully Functioning Adult

Ms. Career Girl

The post 6 Post-College Purchases to Make You Feel Like a Fully Functioning Adult appeared first on Ms. You’ve successfully graduated from college. Here are our top 6 purchases to make when transitioning from the glory days of college to the real world: Apparel Without Sorority Letters.

2015 161

the value of a college degree “just in case,” student won’t take my feedback, and more

Ask A Manager

Am I off-base about the value of a college degree “just in case”? She’s very academically gifted, so her grades and test scores will help her have her choice of colleges. Her dad and I have said we’ll pay for culinary school if she gets a four-year degree first, and we support her looking for colleges with apparel/costuming programs. Are we off-base about the value of a college degree “just in case?” It’s four answers to four questions.

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Pinterest and Job Seeking Learn More

Resume Bear

Or if you aren’t sure what you’re truly passionate about, you can browse through the different categories, ranging from women’s apparel to photography to art. The social networking website Pinterest seems to be all anyone can talk about these days.

2012 256

Incentive Programs for the Hourly Workforce

Workology

College students may not be interested in PTO bonuses but new apparel is pretty dang cool. Retirees trying to offset their pension payments may not be interested in apparel but are interested in a higher discount on food or products your company sells.

2013 144

What are Resume Keywords?

Career Solvers

College Recruiting/Internships. Apparel Merchandising. We’ve all searched for something online by typing in a word or phrase that closely resembles the type of information we are looking for.

2011 92

Modest Marketing that Spreads and Lasts

Ms. Career Girl

Many college students that want to start their own business usually have their site up and running while they are still working from their garage or dorm room. The post Modest Marketing that Spreads and Lasts appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2015 141

5 Ways To Exude Professionalism With Your Personal Brand

JobMob

Even if you have an email address from the company you work with or the college you attend, spend for your own domain, even if it’s your name, it exudes much more professionalism and speaks to whether you’re “on top of your game” better than any free email account can.

2013 111

Married To Your Major in the Workforce? Is It Time To Separate?

Career Rocketeer

Most college students spend a great deal of time analyzing and choosing the perfect major and program. Those that spend the first year or two of college as undecided about their major feel the pressure from friends and families about making a decision for their future. After all, a college major will essentially place you in the right job once you graduate…right? What jobs do you think you would be successful in, regardless of your college major?

2011 57

Unemployment Numbers You Need To Know

Resume Bear

If I were a college student picking out a career or someone who was about to invest in some vocational training, I would look really hard at data like this.

2010 213

5 Ways To Exude Professionalism With Your Personal Brand

JobMob

Even if you have an email address from the company you work with or the college you attend, spend for your own domain, even if it’s your name, it exudes much more professionalism and speaks to whether you’re “on top of your game” better than any free email account can.

2013 85

Work From Home Jobs and Careers That Match Your Holland.

Career Key

skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. ► October (5) Choose a college major that fits your personality.

a coworker is using Google Translate to cheat, sheet masks at work, and more

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I’m a software engineer, one of the desk jobs with generally lower standards for office apparel and general standards. I was hired for a year-long position at a college, and it was made very clear that the funding for my position was going to run out in May of 2018. She held up the funding approval request she was going to get signed from one of the deans of the college and said, “I’m so pleased to apply for funding for your position.

2018 70

asking my assistant to return my change, I’m freezing at my desk, and more

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I can’t bring in a blanket for my lap or fingerless gloves or anything apparel because I’m consistently greeting very high level professionals – and those things would not be received well. I started my first job after college a couple of months ago, and at my second month review, I got positive feedback for everything except my punctuality. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. How do I ask my assistant to return the change when she picks up lunch for me?

2017 53

should I reach back out about a job I was rejected for, convincing a friend to job-search, and more

Ask A Manager

I was contacted via email by an apparel company that found my resume online to come in for an interview for a receptionist/administrative assistant position. In addition, she got a gig marking tests at a college. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Should I reach back out about a job I was rejected for? About 6-8 months ago, I went through three rounds of interviews for a job I was really excited about, at a company I would love to work for.

2014 61

deleting company files, food allergies when you’re new on the job, and more

Ask A Manager

After graduating college, I have been job searching since January to get out of retail and land an entry-level job. I took a moment to think, but my answers were not the complex or solid answers they probably hoped for since I’m a lowly apparel sales associate. It’s seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. Can I delete company files that I created? I have been employed for two years by a company to do filing and some typing.

2013 60

4 Lies about social media | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

When I first graduated college I heard all about LinkedIn and how "it's a great networking tool", blah blah blah. I can remember a good friend and co-worker in my first job out of college telling me about a sales person he knew and dealt with at work. We have a lot of college-aged job seekers on GottaMentor.com, and in my postings I often encourage them to take advantage of LinkedIn. Many colleges do not allow current students access to their alumni directory.

2009 71

Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

so you could even go to the store and clearly nordstrom and american apparel are everywhere." Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Do you overemphasize happiness? Posted to: Fulfillment | Knowing yourself January 14th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I think I’m over the happiness thing. I think I am thinking that the pursuit of happiness is, well, vacuous.

2010 82