45 Inspiring Career Blogs for College Students

Resume Bear

College , ostensibly, prepares participants for their chosen career paths, but tracking down the right entry-level positions comes burdened with its own set of protocols, strategies, and insights, all of which might seem impregnable to the recent graduate.

HR Trends You Can’t Ignore


I offer you the following trends that are on our radar, and welcome your comment. 6 HR Trends you can no longer ignore. Mobile is moving from trend to expectation. Recruiters flock to events like SXSW (the music/film/interactive festival) to find creative, skilled college grads.

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Trending Sources

The Trend of Job Hopping in 2016

Corn on the Job

It seems like every year, new trends arise with regard to just about everything from fashion choices to the way people choose to handle their lives, new trends arise on a routine basis. This includes perceptions about jobs and finding the career that is right for each individual.

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5 Things College Students Must Do To Stay Ahead of the Competition

Career Realism

5 Things College Students Must Do To Stay Ahead of the Competition. College students face a number of challenges as they near graduation. Then there’s the uncertainty of career for many. Related: 6 Strategies To Kickstart Your Career As A College Sophomore.

2016 49

What Career is Right for You? Courtesy of Our Friends at Rasmussen College

Careers Done Write

Thank you to our friends at Rasmussen College for providing us with an interactive chart based on the latest BLS outlook data. The chart is a career finder tool that provides viewers with what occupations are "worth choosing" based on potential salary, competition, and market scalability.

2013 64

Employers plan to hire 21 percent more recent college grads this year

Resume Bear

The market for recent college graduates is rapidly improving, according to a recent survey conducted by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).

50 New Social Sites College Students Should Try Out

Resume Bear

Here’s our list of 50 new social sites that college students should try out. Beliefnet : Take time to nurture your faith and spirituality during college through Beliefnet’s community. LinkedIn : LinkedIn is a popular professional networking site, but not all college kids are on it yet.

5 Powerful Talent Acquisition & Recruiting Trends for 2016


This blog is part of a 2016 Trends Series. Click here for my HR Tech 2016 Trends. . I mentioned in my HR Tech Trends piece the market is booming. 2016 Recruiting vs. HR Trends. This year when it comes to talking about HR trends, I’ve chosen to divide them up into four separate areas: HR and Recruiting Technology . Recruiting & Talent Acquisition 2016 Trends.

2016 42

How to Deal with Post-College Graduation Stress and Anxiety

Ms. Career Girl

You were in such a hurry to graduate from college. That’s the question most people have when they graduate from college and start looking for their first job. Remember how difficult it was for you to make a transition from high school to college? It’s not just a new trend.

2017 11

ResumeBear: On Google+ Circle these Career Experts

Resume Bear

As a job seeker, if you follow active, informative users your feed will bound to be full of juicy career advice. In fact, there are a growing number of career and industry experts sharing fascinating, useful posts at this very moment. career google job jobs resumebear

2012 116

30 Thriving Careers Your Children Should Consider

Resume Bear

Our future is in a constant state of change, and as such, so are the careers of the future. New technologies, developments, and trends have a huge impact on the careers that will be thriving now and in the future.

2011 88

Five Careers with a Future

Resume Bear

Whether you’re a new grad breaking into the job market, or a seasoned professional looking for a change in pace, you’ll want to choose a career that’s actually going to be around ten year down the line.

2018 67

6 Job Search Lessons Learned from Steve Jobs

Resume Bear

As someone in the careers industry, I clearly see how job seekers can learn from and apply the leadership and wisdom of Steve Jobs: “Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. However, try not to settle for a career that just pays the bills.

2012 154

Tips for College Students to Find a Job in a Recession

Resume Bear

College students usually don’t have a mortgage, children and many of the bigger expenses of life yet. ” Take advantage of all of the opportunities to hear and meet experts that regularly speak to college students at no cost. Consider alternative industries and careers.

6 Steps To Maximize Your School’s Career Center As The Path To Job Success

Career Realism

RELATED : Need some career advice? The not-so-secret weapon for college students to launch a career is a no-cost resource that is included with that tuition check your parents write every year – the Career Planning Center.

2015 57

50 Happiest Companies for 2012

Resume Bear

This article was contributed by CareerBliss , an online career community with millions of jobs, company reviews and salary information. career job job hunting Job Search job seekers resumebearCareerBliss announces employees’ choice for the happiest places to work!

2012 143

Hot Careers for 2011


A new year may have you thinking about a new career, or it may just have you wondering how "hot" your current career is. I recommend the e-Book especially for college students who are in the process of narrowing down their career options. 5 Quick-Change Careers for 2011.

2011 56

6 Ways To Use Social Media To Network After College

Career Realism

That’s what they tell everyone after college. This is something you can use to your advantage as a fresh college graduate. Who would have thought that all that time you spent managing your MySpace would turn into practice for finding the right career? It’s time to grow up.

The Top Lists of the Hottest Careers of 2011


These lists of hot careers are just a springboard for further thinking, research and networking. The 50 Best Careers of 2011 . (US Top 10 Careers for 2011. A brief list of diverse careers that aren't the same ones you see on every other list.

2011 76

Jobs that give Women the Most Earning Potential

Resume Bear

But in a time when women make up close to half of the workforce and are graduating from college at a higher rate than men, why is there still a nearly 20 percent difference in earnings? career job job hunting Job Hunting Strategies Job Search jobs Online Resume resumebear

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How To Find A Job: When There Are No Jobs.

Resume Bear

Paul Rega, is a veteran recruiter with over twenty-seven years of job hunting and career planning experience. The program guides his readers through the discovery and implementation of their desired career path. career Job Search job search strategy job seekers jobs resumebear

2011 107

ResumeBear: Getting Hired in Silicon Valley

Resume Bear

” The company, which aims to make it easy to invest in trends and big ideas, is looking to fill a wide variety of positions ranging from accountants and engineers to marketers and research analysts. career job Job Search job seekers Job Trends jobs Online Resume resume resumebear

2012 111

3 Online Tools to Network your Way into Job

Resume Bear

That has always been the key to finding a career that you can live with, networking with acquaintances and finding someone who knows the right person. Here are some of the best tools available for you to network your way into the career of your dreams. Posted by Adam Justice.

2012 116

Social Media for Colleges & Career Services


The last several years I have spoken at the Oklahoma Association for Career and Employers Conference called OkACE. It’s a conference specifically for the college, career services, and for companies who aggressively recruit college students.

UPDATED – Top 10 jobs that do not require a College Degree

Resume Bear

Oct, 2010 1 Comment How many 6-figure jobs do you know that do not require a college degree?

2010 56

6 Steps To Maximize Your School’s Career Center As The Path To Job Success

Career Realism

6 Steps To Maximize Your School’s Career Center As The Path To Job Success. RELATED : What’s Up With College Career Centers? the point to be made is that the Career Center is only as good a resource as you make it.

2016 27

20 Big Ways the Recession is Changing Young Adults

Resume Bear

Yet new research has demonstrated that young adults are taking a particularly damaging hit in this economic downturn, and that the effects of their experiences during these formative years could cause long-term changes in their beliefs, values, and career choices.

2011 131

Startup Or A Corporate Job, Reasons for Startup

Resume Bear

Sure, a corporate gig might (initially) pay more than a startup and come with cushy benefits, but there are real, career-defining reasons to heed the siren song of a startup. Your Career Goals career job job hunting Job Search jobs resumebear

2012 151

Job Hunting, Just Like Trying to Get a Date? Same Thing?

Resume Bear

College Students Distribution Services Featured Articles Human Resource News Job Hunting Strategies Job Market Job Trends Jobs News Research Why ResumeBear? career job hunting job news Job Search job search strategy job seekers resumebearAre you dating your boss?

2012 149

Social media transforms the job search, recruitment landscape

Resume Bear

The article noted how nowadays, a college degree and even years of experience do not necessarily translate into a good job. The article includes an excellent infographic, based on a recent survey by Jobvite, on some interesting trends regarding social media use for job searches.

Is Now a Good Time to Go Into Nursing?

Resume Bear

While the economy has caused many hospitals to stop hiring new nursing grads temporarily, the overall outlook for the nursing career is good. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics , employment of registered nurses is expected to grow by 26% from 2010′s numbers to 2020 — which is faster than the average for all careers. Even though the job market might be tough for new nursing grads as of early 2013, this is still a great career to go into.

2013 77

Five Vocational Careers with Great Futures

Resume Bear

If you’re thinking about expanding your career skills by going back to school, you’re not alone. In fact, some of the fastest growing careers don’t even need a four-year degree. Vocational career paths can be a great fit for a wide range of reasons.

Job Hunting Secrets From A Top Recruiter

Resume Bear

Career Advice Career Book Authors Changing Careers College Graduates College Students Featured Articles For Recruiters Job Hunting Strategies Job Market Job Openings Job Trends Jobs News Your Career Goals career job job hunting job interview job news job search strategy job seekers jobs resumebear

2011 94

ResumeBear Helps Job Seekers With 3 New Partnerships

Resume Bear

” Through the partnership between HirePatriots.com and ResumeBear, military, veterans, and their spouses can seamlessly access short term employment through HirePatriots.com while utilizing the tools, tips, resources, and job board available through ResumeBear to find their future career. career Hiring Manager job job board job boards job hunting job interview job news Job Search job search strategy job seekers Job Trends jobs Online Resume resume resumebear

Tips for Attending Online Career Fairs

Resume Bear

These days, going to a career fair doesn’t require actually going anywhere. Because online career fairs are a relatively new phenomenon, many may not know how to navigate or prepare for them, and might even have some reservations about signing up at all.

HOW TO: Get a Job Offer

Resume Bear

Written by Donna Svei, One of Monster’s “11 for 2011: Career Experts Who Can Help Your Job Search&#. If you can convince hiring managers that you’re: A cultural fit with the team you’ll be joining. Willing to do the job. Able to do the job. Affordable.

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How to Sell a Millennial With Your Job Description

Resume Bear

Career Advice College Graduates College Students Employee Benefits For Recruiters Human Resource News Job Hunting Strategies Job Market Job Trends Re-entering the Workforce Resume & Cover Letter Tips career job jobs Online Resume resume resumebear

New 2012-2022 BLS Employment Projections: What Career Counselors Need to Know

Career Key

2012-2022 Employment Projections provide new data for career counselors and career development professionals to rely upon in helping people make career and education choices. Most of the trends are unsurprising given technology advances and the state of our economy.

2014 58

ResumeBear Launches Its Much Anticipated Job Board

Resume Bear

Coming Soon in September from ResumeBear: Expanding into Canada as ResumeBear finalizes details with Julia Cordray founder of Career Fox Inc. A College program that will allow all schools in the country to have a branded page for their students.

Update: Facebook Responds to Employers Asking for Passwords

Resume Bear

Yesterday we shared with you a new trend among employers to ask candidates for their personal Facebook login and password as another way to get a “background check”.