How To Plan The Best College Tours With Your Teen

Career Alley

Finding a college to send your teenage son or daughter to college can be challenging. With this in mind, you should take college tours to check out the universities in advance. Career Advice College

2019 153

College Grad Job Search – References

Career Alley

Land your First Job College Grads Thank You LettersReferences and Thank You letters, both of which are key components of any job search.

2018 131

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.

Resume Writing Tips for College Students

Career Alley

Creating a great resume can be a challenging task for college students and recent college grads. College Grads Resumes

7 Job Hunting Tips for College Grads

Jobacle

Recent figures show there has been a drastic decline in possible job opportunities for new graduates, and the resources obtained from college career services are limited. Here are seven tips for recent college graduates to help with the job hunt.

2018 270

How to Finance Life After College

Career Alley

Discover Career Opportunities College GradBetween working to perfect your resume, gain the right experience and pay off your student loans, it’s also important to get a handle on proper finance skills that will help propel you to success and make life easier.

2019 141

College Grad Job Search – Preparing for Graduation

Career Alley

If you are one of the thousands of people who will be graduating from college this Spring, there is a very good chance that you've not yet started your job search. College Grads Career Advise College GradMaybe you think it is a bit too early to be job searching (that is a big mistake). The sooner you get started on your job search the better.

Five Career Tips for College Freshman

Career Alley

College Grads Job SearchNow is your chance to get ahead of the game rather than wishing you had been more diligent. So where to start?

2017 165

Low Cost Ways of Getting Into College

Career Alley

Having a college education will provide you with the opportunity to enter into a career with the knowledge and skills that will help you succeed and do well. College Grads College scholarships

2017 122

5 Lessons on Career Success I Learned in College

Competitive Resumes

For mass communications majors at college, getting a television or radio reporting gig was a major career stepping stone. I eventually got a chance to work with the dean of the college for a week, and it set up some other related job opportunities.

2018 169

College Grad Job Search – Preparing for Graduation

Career Alley

If you are one of the thousands of people who will be graduating from college this Spring, there is a very good chance that you’ve not yet started your job search. We are still in one of the worst job markets we’ve seen for recent college grads.

2015 208

Online vs. Traditional College: How They Stack up — 2018 Edition

Career Alley

Launch your Career online collegeIn 2018, online education no longer seems like a scam or a joke. So many legitimate schools offer online courses - free and tuition-based - that students need not worry whether they are truly enhancing their future by enrolling in an internet-based program.

2018 151

Completed Courses at Community College

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb: I attended a community college for two years and then transferred to a more prestigious school for the last two years, culminating in my Bachelor of Business Administration. Do I need to list the community college on my resume? Ask Deb college resume

12 of the Best College Grad Job Search Links

Career Alley

We thought it would be a great idea to list the best college grad job search sites. College Grads

2015 192

College Grad Job Search – Are You Prepared?

Career Alley

If you've been listening to the advice of your professors, college career center and yes, even your parents, you've been preparing for your job search and should already be looking for a job. College Grads Resumes

Fast Track Your Career While Still in College

Career Alley

College Grads College Job SearchGet ahead of the curve (and your fellow graduates), leverage these tips and don't wait for graduation to start building your career. There is no time like the present for maneuvering yourself towards the career path you desperately want.

2016 186

10 Inspirational Career Quotes For Recent College Grads

Career Realism

Congratulations, recent college grad! Here are some great inspirational quotes recent college grads can turn to if they're feeling discouraged by the job search. Where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong." — Ella Fitzgerald Think about your college major.

The 5 Most Important College-to-Career Transitions to Conquer

Ms. Career Girl

The transition from college to career opens the great expanse of the rest of your life and what to do with it. Graduating from college is different than graduating from high school. When you start college, everyone is on a level playing field for the most part, with a blank slate to build on. In college, you had blocks of time between classes, but the schedule shifted every semester. The College To Career Transition Can Make All The Difference.

The App Aided College Student

Career Alley

College Grad Career advice College Grads Presented By Campbellsville University Graduate & Professional Studies We are always eager to hear from our readers. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or suggestions regarding CareerAlley content. Good luck in your search, Joey Google+ Joey@careeralley.com Job Search job title, keywords, company, location jobs by.

What is the Best Alternative for College

Career Alley

The choice to continue your education past the required amount of schooling is a personal one, but it’s often a smart one if you’d like to improve certain skills and advance your career. Launch your Career Education Online Education

2019 151

Employer Networking Through Your College

Workology

Don’t be surprised but your college or university Career Services Department is very likely to have some of the best opportunities for you to meet and impress employers. Most colleges will publish events and opportunities online or via an email newsletter.

4 Pieces Of Career Advice For College Graduates Looking For Work

Career Realism

Things to remember : You will not land your dream job right out of college. It can be intimidating for recent college graduates to enter the workforce after graduation. You did it! You managed to survive the long nights cramming and countless research papers.

Tales of a Recovering College Dropout

Career Alley

College GradsBut, starting is not enough. Anyone can start anything. No one can experience what you don’t finish. As Seth Godin puts it, “You’ve got to ship.” That means you’ve got to have the courage to put yourself out there.

2015 172

College Tuition: The American Nightmare!

Careers Done Write

You can’t deny the power of a college degree when it comes to salary and long-term financial well-being. However, with college prices escalating and the concerns over student loan debt, many college candidates are thinking twice about the $200,000+ price tag.

12 Resources for College Grad Job Search- Majoring in Employment

Career Alley

four years of college may not be enough to land the job of your choice. On the contrary, your college diploma just means you are now qualified to look for a job. College Grads College Job Search Internships Interviews Networking ResumesGraduation does guarantee a job. But why wait until you graduate.

2016 150

7 Mindset Changes to Make After College

Jobacle

The transition from college to the real world does not have to be a brutal shock. Here are some realizations that will help your transition into a full-time career after college so it is fulfilling and enjoyable. Career Advice Gen Y Career after college mindset

2017 169

What To Do When You Have Doubts About Your College Degree

Career Realism

Years pass, and you either graduate with a college degree you're proud of, or you graduate with a degree you have doubts about. Here are a few things you can do when you're doubting your college degree. It's okay to doubt your college degree's potential, but never doubt YOUR potential!

2019 74

3 Ways To Get Over Your “Useless” College Degree

Ms. Career Girl

The post 3 Ways To Get Over Your “Useless” College Degree appeared first on Ms. In 2004, I graduated college with a bachelor’s degree in theater arts. Most people I encounter believe their college degrees mean nothing. Only 40% Americans from 25 to 64 have college degrees.

2016 228

10 Things I Wish I Knew Coming Out of College

Career Alley

College Grads Online Career Tips SuccessSet SMART (specific, measurable, actionable, realistic, and timely) goals for yourself and stick to them. Keep them in front of you, so they can encourage you to press on.

2016 188

Top 10 To Do List for College Grad Job Search

Career Alley

Arguably, your job search as a college grad should start long before you graduate, not after you’ve graduated. That being said, if you’ve not done any job search prep during your college years you can’t go back in time but there’s plenty you can do now.

Personal Branding for College Graduates

Competitive Resumes

For college students, building, managing, and marketing his or her personal branding efforts can be quite complex. Through the advice he shares, he tells his story of graduating from college with the intention of building and flying planes.

2016 152

The Home Stretch – Preparing for Life after College

Career Alley

College Grads College GradFor seniors, it’s important to follow a few simple steps to keep stress level from peaking come graduation time.

2015 143

5 Job Leads for College Grads

Career Alley

College Grads Entry level jobsOkay, so you graduated in May and still don’t have a job. Just your luck to graduate in the worst economy since the Great Depression. But, believe it or not, there are jobs out there and one of them has your name on it. “Ha” you say? I kid you not. You just need to […].

2015 161

How to Start Your Career While Still in College

Career Alley

When they do finally graduate, many college students will face the pressures of a depleted job market. Here are a few of the many ways to begin pursuing your career while still in college. College is an excellent time to build a core network that will help propel you into the future.

Why I Miss College

Ms. Career Girl

This is a post dedicated to the nostalgic feeling I’ve been having about my college days. College is the time of your life for many of us who go through the traditional college experience. I guess I’m just longing for the feeling of familiarity I had during my college experience.

How to Choose the Right College

Ms. Career Girl

High school students find choosing the right college to be extremely overwhelming. That’s why it’s important to start preparing for college admission well in advance. There are a lot of factors you need to consider when choosing a college.

2017 205

College Grad Job Search – Where to Start

Career Alley

College Grads Job Search Job Search ToolkitOnce you've graduated (ideally before you graduate) you need to spend at least as much time looking for a job as you can. If you focus your search and put in the right amount of time, you will get a good entry level job.

2017 122

10 Great Job Search Resources for College Grads

Career Alley

College Grads Entry level jobs ResumesYour first job marks the beginning of your 10,000 day career (do the math) and, while you are probably just hoping you get a job, you should prepare for the long haul (working that is, not job search) and try to pick a job that suites you best. Finding a job right out of school is difficult these days.

2016 167

No College Degree

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb: I never completed college. I tried three different times at three different colleges, once as a full-time student right after high school and twice more on a part-time basis while working over the last 14 years.

Now Hiring College Students and Recent Grads Vol I

Career Alley

Whether you’ve just started college or you graduated last year (or anywhere between the two), it’s never too early or too late to create or update your Job Marketing Toolkit. Careers Job Search Career advice College career offices College Career Sites College Grads Entry level jobs Jobs

2015 141

Life After College: What It’s Really All About

Ms. Career Girl

Universities and colleges award an average of 1 million associate’s degrees and nearly 2 million bachelor’s degrees to graduating students every year. A fair few (myself included) find themselves stepping into a world starkly different from college living. Whether you’re freshly graduated or dreaming of those college years so suddenly behind you, I have news for you: life after college is never what it seems, but this doesn’t mean it has to be a letdown.

2018 144

The 10,000 Hour Rule: Why Young Workers Struggle After College

Career Realism

Many college graduates and young professionals struggle after school and in the workplace for this reason. I worked there both part-time after school and full-time during most summers, right up until I graduated from college.

2019 81

Five Career Tips for College Freshman

Career Alley

If you are a college freshman, time is on your side. I know some college grads that are working in liquor stores or as cashiers in clothing stores. Additionally, many graduating college students get their best leads (and sometimes jobs) from previous internships.