Students and Grads Top 10 Companies

Resume Bear

When we looked at Top 10 lists for mid-sized companies (1000 – 10,000 employees) across different countries, some interesting trends emerged: The Boston Consulting Group & Facebook have the most global appeal to students and recent graduates – either of them appear in every Top 10 country list except Brazil. Tips for recruiters and hiring managers to engage fresh talent on LinkedIn: Post your entry-level jobs and internships for free on LinkedIn.com through June 2013.

2012 196

“Young and PIP’ed? Here’s five thoughts to ponder.”

Sklover Working Wisdom

years out of college and just started an Analyst/entry level position at my firm 7 months ago. Thirdly, because I signed the PIP, this means that I have acknowledged I am deficient in my role and if terminated/resign I will receive no severance or unemployment even though my level of commitment and stated intention of performing at or above expectations has not contributed to my receiving a PIP? Boston, Massachusetts.

2012 100

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Explore the Career Path of an Architect

Career Realism

I work as an architect at a medium-sized firm in Boston, Massachusetts, and have worked here for five years if you include my internship and time spent as an entry-level drafter. I would have greater job satisfaction if I had a stronger role in the process from beginning to end, but that is reserved for higher level architects. I do not encourage anyone to try getting into a field that you cannot intern in and see some first-hand work in action.

2012 59

11 concrete ways to use Twitter for networking

Blue Sky Resumes

Here are 11 ways to make the most of Twitter… Follow headhunters, internal recruiters, and hiring managers. Looking for a Social Media job up in Boston. Are you guys doing any entry level hires?”. I don’t know how many job seekers are strategically using Twitter to network and advance their job search , but I do know that it’s a very small percentage. If you already use Twitter, you can easily switch to the more strategic focus I am going to teach you.

2014 49

short answer Saturday — 6 short answers to 6 short questions

Ask A Manager

About a month back, right before the holidays, I met with a high-level manager from my previous employer. When I graduated in 2011, I hoped to work for a nonprofit or in an admin position, but the only place I got an interview for an entry-level position ended up passing on me for a candidate with 20 years of experience. I had interned with this company in college and it is in my chosen field.

2013 55

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

Penelope Trunk

It’s not as tough to be entry level as it is to be, say, a baby boomer with 20 years experience at a newspaper, or 20 years of experience underwriting ridiculous mortgages. Sure you might have to pay your dues at entry level and work your butt off to develop connections, but that is what most people face. They can't get enough of Vanderbilt, USC, Boston University, and Colby, but if you mention UVA, Washington University in St. Is this your first time here?

2010 78

bad recruiter behavior: deceptive sales tactics

Ask A Manager

He writes back: Always wise to have a strong process internally. On the bright side, at least they weren’t contacting you from Bangalore with a job candidate in Boston, for your position in DC?! why do companies post positions when they end up hiring internally?

2011 74