MEMO TO: New College Grads

Ms. Career Girl

It’s that time of year when college seniors are looking forward to receiving their diplomas after four or more years of time consuming and costly schooling. Many college grads have no idea what they will do after receiving their diplomas. SUBJECT: Work responsibly.

Top 10 Cities For New Grads

Resume Bear

Though staying in your hometown or college town does have its benefits – relocating can open you up to much more career opportunities. According to this info graphic here , Kiplinger has compiled the best cities for new grads. Midwest Cities. West Coast Cities.

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Looking for a New Job? Check out the App Market

Resume Bear

They range from games to interactive subway maps to banking tools. If you’re looking for a new career, it might be a good idea to research the app market. TechNet found that app jobs are most popular in the San Francisco Bay area, New York and Seattle.

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How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to manage a college education Posted to: College students January 21st, 2010 Del.icio.us Ben Casnocha has one of the most thorough, self-examined discussions about the value of college on his blog. He went to college, probably, because so many people told him to. Ben left college. But still, it’s tough to be in college right now. Thanks, community college.

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Looking For Job in 2017? Find Companies With These Hot Employee Perks

Ms. Career Girl

New moms and dads may also benefit from extended leave opportunities — companies like Netflix, Chobani and Etsy all offer generous time off for new parents. Previously I was a reporter in the New York Metro area. I’m currently based in New York City.

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Panic Attacks? So Do Lots of A-List Celebrities!

Ms. Career Girl

Most recently, in the media and her new book, Gisele Bundchen described the debilitating panic attacks she experienced when she was younger and how they almost led her to suicide. Here’s what to do to cope with panic attacks without breaking the bank. Over 40 million adults in the U.S.

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Tips For Launching Your #SideHustle

Ms. Career Girl

This, btw, is a great time to join your college/grad school alumni association(s) and ask if they have any free resources for entrepreneurs. Her clients are located across the world, from New York City to the UK.

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They Were Fired Before They Became Filthy Rich

Resume Bear

In 1919, Walt Disney was fired from the Kansas City Star. Michael Bloomberg was a partner at Salomon Brothers, an investment bank. Today, he’s the country’s 18th richest person and, of course, the mayor of New York City.

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International Relations Internships

Career Realism

Three premier organizations offering international relations internships in those fields are the World Bank, USAID, and the United Nations. World Bank. The bank provides loans to developing countries for capital programs while promoting foreign investment and international trade.

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?

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Test: Is your life happy or interesting? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Minus one You would have to earn $150,000 more from a job if you were doing it far away from family, according to economist Nattavudh Powdthavee of University of York. The ratio of therapists to citizens is lowest in populations that skew to maximizers (like New York City and San Francisco). People who are interested in new experiences are less likely to be happy, according to Psychology Today. Is this your first time here?

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Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

There is a bead store near the farm, but they are not interesting beads, and I knew I was going to New York City, which must be home to many amazing beads. I was thinking that even though I don’t know where my bank card is, I have the company card.

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

Penelope Trunk

When it comes to self-reporting happiness, New Yorkers report being less happy than everyone else, and they don't care. New Yorkers love that they can get the best of everything - they want that more than they want to be happy. Here's what I have believed FOR A LONG TIME: You know that song "New York, New York"? I just spent all of 2008 and the majority of 2009 miserable and said that my new measure of success was a level of happiness.

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How to deal with doubt: Take a leap | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Check out my high school: New Trier. I remember the principal telling us that the top 500 kids in our graduating class would go to colleges where most would be the valedictorians of their class. But number one in soccer if you want to play soccer in college. And number-one in cello if you want to play in an orchestra in college. So where will my son play his cello in high school if he wants to play in college? Enjoy your new life on the Farm.

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Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

Ask A Manager

I attended a well known, New York City area university.) When I attended my specific college’s job fair, I would go up to a company, introduce myself, pitch, and then ask for a business card only to be told that it was against company policy to give them out.

How to put blog comments to good use | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

If you don’t care, you can just type in a new URL. Tweet This Facebook StumbleUpon Email this post to a friend Related Posts I'm moving out of New York City None of us has especially unique career trouble – not even Emily Gould Do you need a career coach or a shrink? Beyond that, he has a responsibility to protect any new family that he was planning to create. When you are married, you create a new family and that must be his priority.

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