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. Read on for specific tips on how to meet prospective employers at or through your college: On-Campus Recruiting and Career Fairs. Michigan State and some other schools sponsor Diversity Career Fairs.

Should I Save or Pay off College Debt Post Graduation?

Ms. Career Girl

You might need to borrow again, and debt can become a revolving door,” warns Melissa Joy, CFP and director of wealth and Management for the Center for Financial Planning in Michigan. The post Should I Save or Pay off College Debt Post Graduation? Life After College Money college debt student debtYou finally have your diploma in hand! It’s potentially the key to a great job and financial independence…and with it comes a heaping pile of debt.

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ResumeBear: Kickstarter Funding Projects for College Students

Resume Bear

College is a great time to explore your creativity, and Kickstarter is a great place to find the funds to make your creative dreams a reality. So it’s no wonder that college students, groups, and even faculty members have flocked to the site to get their projects off the ground. This group of Iraqi college students have formed a Shakespearean company, and as part of this project, are going to perform at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Bard College Farm.

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

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips UPDATED – Top 10 jobs that do not require a College Degree 21. Oct, 2010 1 Comment How many 6-figure jobs do you know that do not require a college degree?

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Which online college is the most popular with jobseekers.

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Which online college is the most popular with jobseekers? Oct, 2010 11 Comments I was online (as always) and stumbled across an advertisement for an online college.

2010 176

Colleges Offering OpenCourseWare

Resume to Referral

Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « Recruiters on Twitter | Job Search Shortcut Your Resume – An Employer’s First Impression of You » Colleges Offering OpenCourseWare Need to Beef Up Your Professional Skills? The employed and unemployed are finding themselves attracted to colleges with opencourseware — making it ideal for jobseekers seeking to enhance their professional development, but lack the funds to accomplish the task.

2009 54

Network Using Your College Career Office

Guerrilla Job Hunting

  This week’s job search tip, from Faith Rothberg, Vice President for Strategic Development at CollegeRecruiter.com ( www.collegerecruiter.com ), will help anyone who went to college. Faith: “In a nutshell, I called the career office at the University of Michigan, where I got my MBA, and asked them for a list of Business School alumni here in Minnesota that I could contact for advice on getting a job.

PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession? | Resumebear.

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession? Sep, 2010 at 6:20 am Depending on what field you want to go into, I’m not sure college is as essential as they make it sound.

2010 160

Network Using Your College Career Office

Guerrilla Job Hunting

  This week’s job search tip, from Faith Rothberg, Vice President for Strategic Development at CollegeRecruiter.com ( www.collegerecruiter.com ), will help anyone who went to college. Faith: “In a nutshell, I called the career office at the University of Michigan, where I got my MBA, and asked them for a list of Business School alumni here in Minnesota that I could contact for advice on getting a job.

Advice for Finding a Summer Job

Professional Resume Services

If you’re a teenager or college student, or the parent of a teenager or college student, then you all know what time of year it is…time to find that much needed summer job. While the economy has picked up a bit, there are many places, including here in Michigan where scoring a summer job is like looking for a needle in a haystack.

2012 165

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.

2010 84

Intern Vacation Privileges

Ms. Career Girl

Since I was in college, summer typically meant one of two things: 1. My family is taking a week-long vacation in northern Michigan during the fourth week of my 2-3 month-long, paid internship in Chicago. career Chicago college your first job chicago gen y twentysomethingsa summer vacation. a summer internship. I have both on the table, and I’d love some guidance.

Recent Students: Let’s Help You Survive Life After Graduation

Resume Bear

You’re fresh out of college, ready (or not quite) to face the “real world.&#. And others need advice on everything about post-college life in general. College Recruiter Blog – In addition to general career advice articles, this blog has a job board with full-time job and internship listings. Carpe Diem – Mark Perry, a professor at University of Michigan, offers data and advice on the economic situation and the competition in today’s job market.

2011 183

THE HR FAMOUS PODCAST: E14 - Gen Z COVID Job Search and Recruiter Outplacement

The HR Capitalist

The team discusses the struggles of finding a job in a recession for a college grad, changes to candidate experience, and better ways to hire during a pandemic.

2020 117

Here's What Job Security/Being Untouchable/Arrogance as a Leader Looks Like.

The HR Capitalist

I'm reminded of some leaders feeling untouchable by this report from last weekend's college football slate. Michigan State was at Wisconsin and just got drilled. Here's how the post-game presser with Mike Dantonio went via ESPN: "The Michigan State head coach drew even more attention to his inept offense in the aftermath of a 38-0 loss at Wisconsin, if that was even possible. If you've lucky, you've felt it at some point in your career.

2019 95

Is Computer Science a Good Major?

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Computer science is arguably one of the best majors in college. These are graduates who not only do well in college but also pursue computer science related activities outside of their normal coursework. Is Computer Science a Good Major?

2020 52

MBA Students, Employers Find Innovative Ways to Stand Out in a Tight Job Market

Resume Bear

Mason School of Business at the College of William & Mary. Michigan Ross School of Business. Michigan State University Broad College of Business. The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business.

2012 139

Seven Inspiring Summer Reads

Ms. Career Girl

Maria is planning her dream wedding with her college sweetheart…except she is daydreaming of another man, a poet, and their romance is completely forbidden. Briggs Henry ditches his suburban surroundings for a summer of socializing and working a fun gig in Lake Michigan…except, that gig involves being dragged around to funerals, and it’s anything but glamorous. The post Seven Inspiring Summer Reads appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2017 162

YEAR-END PERFORMANCE REVIEW: The Outcast, the German, and the Guy With a Heart Condition.

The HR Capitalist

He never played college basketball in the USA. Earlier Performance Check-In from Vegas in July - Four Years in College? He stayed at Michigan State for 4 years and saw his draft stock stall or fall because that''s what the talent system in the NBA does. If he stays healthy, he''ll have a better career than at least half of those drafted before him, most of whom played 1 year in college.

2014 108

VIDEO – How to use Google to find a job | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Share Job Hunting Strategies I did not hire you because of your online reputation UPDATED – Top 10 jobs that do not require a College Degree 4 Responses to “VIDEO – How to use Google to find a job&# Pat Reply 20.

2010 190

Student Loan Increase Is The Least Of Our Worries

Career Realism

If you’re a recent high school graduate looking forward to college in the fall this year, you might be a bit troubled by the student loan increase that happened at the beginning of the month. After looking at the numbers, you might think those are pretty steep rates that will come into play when you decide between your colleges of choice. Will it be Stanford or Michigan? Food for thought as you fill out your college applications this summer.

2013 78

Become a “Frugalista” with Me

Ms. Career Girl

I returned to the “big city&# last night after spending a week on a quiet lake in northern Michigan. I read a great book over vacation which I recommend to all the post-college women out there: The Frugalista Files by Natalie McNeal. Anyways, I’m pretty sure Natalie and I aren’t the only twentysomethings who’ve over indulged in the “good life&# since graduating college. Happy Monday!

2011 160

Our 2013 Most Desirable Company Is.Whirlpool!

Water Cooler Wisdom

Joseph, Michigan, just recently celebrated a century of leadership and success.    Whirlpool is thoroughly invested in the long-term training and development of its employees – its RealWhirled program, for instance, is an intense leadership initiative for recent college graduates. A hearty congratulations to Whirlpool, which is Water Cooler Wisdom’s Most Desirable Company for 2013! 

2013 59

Exclusive #SHRM13 Unofficial Party Guide

Workology

Art Institute of Chicago 111 South Michigan Avenue Chicago. Thomas Edison State College HR Networking Event. Hosted by Thomas Edison State College. Text ‘SHRM’ to 55678 to receive conference party reminders, announcements and other happenings sent via text. Don’t forget to check out our killer list of things to do in Chicago and other SHRM stuff you need to know. . SOCIETY OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ANNUAL CONFERENCE.

2013 128

My Week at the NBA Summer League In Las Vegas, Part 2 (Featuring Lessons on Talent)

The HR Capitalist

When you think of the college programs that led us to where we are now, there are only a few college programs that are truly foundational in nature. Consider this about Tark and UNLV: He created a brand that is partially responsible for bringing an urban game to the masses – there’s only two other programs/eras that can say that – the other two are Thompson’s Georgetown teams and the Fab Five at Michigan.

Best Career Coaches in Your City

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Home to world renown colleges and universities, Boston is the 21 st most populous city in the United States. Located on the shores of Lake Michigan, Chicago is home to a slew of international companies and businesses. Best Career Coaches in Your City.

2020 52

Mindfulness is Good for the Bottom Line, Not Just Your Blood Pressure

Workology

Researchers Adam Lueke and Bryan Gibson from Central Michigan University gave 72 white college students either a 10 minute audiotape of mindfulness exercises or a control and then had them complete the Implicit Association Tests (IATs) on race and age. Mindfulness and meditation have seen a resurgence in the past few years in the business community and at first, it seemed like just another gimmicky seminar track.

2015 106

Sometimes You Get Sued and Your Best Employees Come To Your Defense.

The HR Capitalist

The Tigers dominated regional play, but lost to Michigan in the NCAA super regional round. The Tigers have appeared in a NCAA regional every season of Earleywine’s tenure, advancing to a super regional eight times and appearing in three consecutive Women’s College World Series from 2009-11. It's every manager's worst nightmare. You did the right thing with some problematic employees, but then you got investigated/sued. Getting sued is a scarlet letter.

2016 77

How to Update Your Job Skills While Unemployed By Dawn Fallik

Resume Help Blog

Auditing a high-level class at a local college can improve skills and help you keep up with new developments. Check colleges to see if they offer free or discounted rates for unemployed people. New Jersey offers grants for non-degree business classes at Rutgers University as well as free community college classes if there are open seats.

2009 100

How To Pick The Right Career (Part 1)

Resume Bear

If a college degree is the most significant source of training, am I willing to devote time towards that goal? BONUS QUESTION: If I am entering college now , am I studying (and spending my parents money) on something that may be difficult to get a job for later?

2010 182

Transition to Work: From Single Mom to Computer Programmer

Career Realism

When I was in high school, I did not give much thought to what I would study when I went to college. While working part-time jobs that I did not enjoy, such as working as a waitress and as well as a telephone operator, I decided that I needed to get a college education to provide the life I wanted for myself and my daughter. It was only then that I put serious thought into what I wanted to study in college. I maintained my choices of my major and my minor throughout college.

2012 79

“Employers Seek Job Candidates with Empathy – A Critical, Yet Scarce, Attribute”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Empathy among American college students has declined significantly over the past 30 years, say researchers from the University of Michigan and University of Rochester Medical Center. “The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy.”. Meryl Streep. ACTUAL “CASE HISTORIES ” : For a long time we have encouraged clients to (i) live an empathic life by being involved in charitable and civic matters, because it is good for their careers.

2015 122

50 Shades of Ray (that’s me)

Workology

At 18, I thought I had the world by the tale, going to college, in love for the first time, and I was filled with the energy of life and the stupidity/naivety of youth. Got my next big-girl job in Michigan City, 18 miles away – my first big work commute. Answered a job ad on the bulletin board at the junior college to work for a healthcare recruiting firm, still working part-time for children’s dentist coaching.

2012 123

COMIC – Its a Facebook World | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Enjoy… Share Comics UPDATED – Top 10 jobs that do not require a College Degree VIDEO – Need a Job? ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips COMIC – Its a Facebook World 22.

2010 165

JobCompass Helps You Find Jobs Near You

Resume Bear

Jim Share Featured Articles , Job Hunting Strategies Area 3 , Atlanta Area , Atlanta Job , Case In Point , Detailed Job Description , Find Jobs , iPhone , iphone apps , job description , Jobseekers , Map , Muse , Nanny Position , Pins , Presents , Professional Networking COMIC – Julian gets a job lead… maybe PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

2010 167

JobCompass Helps You Find Jobs Near You | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Jim Share Featured Articles , Job Hunting Strategies Area 3 , Atlanta Area , Atlanta Job , Case In Point , Detailed Job Description , Find Jobs , iPhone , iphone apps , job description , Jobseekers , Map , Muse , Nanny Position , Pins , Presents , Professional Networking COMIC – Julian gets a job lead… maybe PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

2010 162

JobCompass Helps You Find Jobs Near You

Resume Bear

Jim Share Featured Articles , Job Hunting Strategies Area 3 , Atlanta Area , Atlanta Job , Case In Point , Detailed Job Description , Find Jobs , iPhone , iphone apps , job description , Jobseekers , Map , Muse , Nanny Position , Pins , Presents , Professional Networking COMIC – Julian gets a job lead… maybe PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

2010 160

Why layoffs are a jobseekers best friend

Resume Bear

Jim Share Job Market Which online college is the most popular with jobseekers? America Author bureau of labor statistics Business California career CEO comic Development Manager Don Economy Executive Director facebook Florida google Healthcare Hiring Manager jim stroud job job hunting job news jobs Job Search job search strategy job seekers Job Trends linkedin Michigan Microsoft Minnesota New York Online Resume President recruiter resume resumebear Siemens Social Media Texas twitter U.S.

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How NOT to get the job you really, really want | Resumebear Online.

Resume Bear

Jim Share Featured Articles Bad Idea , Billboard , Billboards , Case In Point , Eyeballs , Few Suggestions , Hype , Intersection , job hunting strategy , job search strategy , job seekers , Listening To The Radio , Longshot , Number 41 , Semiconductor Companies , Semiconductor Industry , Six Sigma , Street Signs , Success Story , Thoroughfare , Thousands Of Dollars , Yrs Experience How to Get The Job You Really, Really Want (Part 3) Which online college is the most popular with jobseekers?

2010 219

Google vs The Incredible Hulk

Resume Bear

I think back to my college days and I remember one of my classmates being a whiz in alternative energy, especially Gamma rays. He was cool and all in college, but now he seems to have an anger issue. ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Google vs The Incredible Hulk 24.

2010 166

Google vs The Incredible Hulk | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

I think back to my college days and I remember one of my classmates being a whiz in alternative energy, especially Gamma rays. He was cool and all in college, but now he seems to have an anger issue. ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Google vs The Incredible Hulk 24.

2010 163

The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

a gl obal contract research organization, plans to invest $28 million to expand its Lab Services Division in Henrico during that time…PPD’s job postings frequently call for applicants to have college or graduate degrees in science or related fields. A West Michigan drug-maker is adding 100 white-collar jobs and is hiring right away. The site typically makes buns for McDonald’s and Bob Evans restaurants and for colleges and universities, she said. | Source : [link].

2011 113

Technology Opens Employment Doors to Aspiring Artists

Corn on the Job

Studying digital graphic design in Flint, Michigan is better than not pursuing an education at all. It’s a certainty that Platt, a San Diego college , will have a much larger network of online marketing professionals than other places because of the city’s major role in the industry. “The starving artist” is a cliche component of virtually every argument against pursuing an education in the liberal arts.