4 Pieces Of Career Advice For College Graduates Looking For Work

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Moonlight. 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. Now comes the most rewarding part of your undergraduate education: graduating.

PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

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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.

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8 Fields to Pursue For a Career Post-Coronavirus 

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If you had to moonlight as a home-school teacher this past spring, perhaps you discovered a passion for educating youth. Alyssa Abel is a college and career writer who offers advice on strategies to success. If you lost your job during the pandemic, you might consider switching fields.

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How to Walk Away from Something That Isn’t Working for You

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When I was 20, I dropped out of college. She moonlights as a Salon Owner and Hair Stylist in Los Angeles. From a young age we are taught to, “Finish what you start.” Keep your eye on the prize.” And, “clean your plate.”

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Finding Your Career Path

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I graduated from college thinking that I wanted to be Editor in Chief of a teen magazine. Let’s face it there is no Real World 101 seminar in college. I think far too many people go into careers and even college majors because they think that’s what will make them financially stable and happy. I tell my two younger sisters (one is now graduated from college) to do what they love in college even if people question “what they are going to do with it.&#

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March Madness Star From Xavier Also Uber Driver.

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Look no further than Xavier''s Matt Stainbrook, who also moonlights as a Uber driver. . He is naturally inquisitive -- in one evening driving around town, Matt discussed how to doctor quinoa to make it taste good, whether college athletes ought to be paid, what the restaurant he hopes to run someday will serve and whether the Browns should start Johnny Manziel (yes, he argued) -- and is honestly interested in what people have to say.".

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Millennials: Fickle or Pragmatic?

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From owning a home, getting married, or even buying a new car, we often procrastinate these actions to do other things, such as travelling the world, or getting a college degree. Because we have the need to be self-sufficient in as many aspects of daily life as possible, we have given new meaning to the term “side hustle.” While our parents may have had a side job or done some moonlighting, we’ve put a new spin on it. The post Millennials: Fickle or Pragmatic?

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How To Dominate The Job Market After Graduation

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Moonlight. Things to remember : You will not land your dream job right out of college. How To Dominate The Job Market After Graduation Work It Daily. You did it! You managed to survive the long nights cramming and countless research papers. Now comes the most rewarding part of your undergraduate education, graduating. Can’t get hired? Watch this free tutorial.).

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Is Penelope Trunk Feeding Gen Y “Career Crack”?

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I’m also a typical Gen Y’er in that since graduating from college four years ago, I have worked 3 different jobs: the first for 7 months, the second for almost 3 years and I started my current position (which is my favorite company thus far and my hopeful long-term landing pad!) I had what many would consider quite a few jobs after college. I feel that our generation views “moonlighting&# or having a side venture (whether paid or not) as normal.

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the Christmas tantrum, the dirty elf, and other tales of holidays at work

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Keep in mind that we did not have a bunch of moonlighting Broadway extras working there. Over the years, readers have submitted a tremendous number of amusing stories about holidays at work.

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16 months after leaving job, still getting hassled by old boss

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A reader writes: I left my first post-college job in 2009 after 5 years. A reader writes: I left my first post-college job in 2009 after 5 years. why do so many college career centers suck? in which I throw my life into unheaval rejected for a job because I used the color green in my design exam a recent grad success story deathbed advice for managers is how I financed college any of this employers business?

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will looking like a teenager harm my job search?

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I am a recent college graduate, but get mistaken for a high schooler all the time. I am a recent college graduate, but get mistaken for a high schooler all the time. I took a boatload of speaking and debating courses through high school and college, so I notice explicitly when my coworkers constantly pepper their speech with “um&# and “uh&# , and use rising inflections that make every sentence sound like a question. why do so many college career centers suck?

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10 tips to get the most out of your internship — Ask a Manager

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager 10 tips to get the most out of your internship January 17, 2011 If you’re thinking about leaving college without doing a couple of internships, don’t. Posted in internships If you’re thinking about leaving college without doing a couple of internships, don’t. Many of them are specifically for college credit only. Work-study is usually for those who need help paying their college tuition.

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“I will confront you by Wednesday of this week” and other holiday stories

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He had recently hired a new PM (a younger woman just a few years out of college) who did not like him. “At my first job out of college, I worked at a small transport-related company of about 50 employees that was privately owned by a couple … One year, Wife Owner, who fancied herself an artist and would often sing in the office (her voice wasn’t terrible but it was still really weird), decided we should make a CD of employees singing Christmas carols.

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short answer Saturday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

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I have a friend who had an interview this morning for an assistant position (she’s been out of college for a year). Or offer to do some moonlighting? It’s short answer Saturday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. When your interviewers are stiff and not conversational. I had her read your blog to prepare and I helped her as well. After her interview, she called me and told me that she thought it went ok.

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wee answer Wednesday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

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You can certainly tell your boss that you were approached about this and are interested in doing the work, but I’d be prepared for your boss to be less than thrilled about you essentially undercutting the company and moonlighting for a client. I graduated from college last May and have been interning for a company since my last year of school. It’s wee answer Wednesday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1.

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30DLBL Day 26 – Write Your Bucket List

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I’ve been putting off writing my life goals because I’ve been in a place when I was in college when I’ve focused too much on the goals that I’ve lost sight of the Now, enjoying it and savoring the moment. I studied German in college in China for 4 years and then in Germany for 5 years. 41.Walk on the beach under the moonlight holding my bf’s (my husband by then i hope) hand.

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Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

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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. I was rather surprised and annoyed at my college because they really promoted this job fair, encouraged students to come, and many students had to miss class / take off work in order to attend. I went to the specific college career fair at my university each year.

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yes, you really should write a better cover letter

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how to stand out at a job fair

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10 mistakes you're making on your resume

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should you include a short-term job on your resume?

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2011 56

how to tackle your budget process when you're “not a math person”

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does company's silence mean I didn't get the job? — Ask a Manager

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2011 57

1000th blog post (an excuse for an orgy of self-indulgence)

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how to fire an employee with a bad attitude — Ask a Manager

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referring a friend for a job? not so fast… — Ask a Manager

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when a social contact invites you to send a resume

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when's the right time to ask for a raise?

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3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession

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I was saving money even right out of college when I was making $6/hr and already paying student loans. why do so many college career centers suck? in which I throw my life into unheaval rejected for a job because I used the color green in my design exam a recent grad success story deathbed advice for managers is how I financed college any of this employers business? update about the coworker moonlighting as a hooker is a contract position worth the risk?