Who Is Hiring Recent Graduates?

Career Realism

Although recent graduates haven’t been leaving their colleges and universities with optimistic predictions about finding the jobs of their dreams, the current situation on the job market looks promising. Related: 6 Job Search Tips For New Graduates.

10 Ways Recent Graduates Can Effectively Network Online

Career Realism

Here are some ways recent graduates can effectively network online: 1. Some companies hold virtual career fairs specifically for veterans or new graduates. Online portfolios provide employers a quick overview of your recent work and a short biography.

6 Skills Recent Graduates gain working in Insurance.

Corn on the Job

Gaining transferrable skills is one of the most important things a new graduate should look for in their first few jobs after graduation. Never is this quote truer than in the first few years after graduation.

6 Ways Recent Graduates Can Stand Out As Professionals

Career Realism

So, you are a recent college graduate. You keep hearing about the lack of available jobs and that recent graduates are taking jobs that do not require a degree. 6 Ways Recent Graduates Can Stand Out. Career Advice Job Search CareerHMO Coach recent grad

4 Must-Read Interview Tips For Recent Graduates

Career Realism

Although getting ready to face a slew of job interviews can sound a little overwhelming, there are actually a few basic interview tips for recent graduates that can make the whole process much less daunting. Here are a few interview tips for recent graduates: 1.

Job Search Tips for Recent Graduates

Competitive Resumes

The search for jobs can be quite the daunting task for new graduates. Today’s job market is perhaps the toughest that a college graduate has ever encountered. Your school most likely has a group of graduates, or alumni. People who graduated from your school are very likely to do what they can to help you. For more job tips for graduates go to The Voice of Job Seekers ! Job Search Graduates

3 Tips for Attracting Recent Graduates to Your Job Openings

The Undercover Recruiter

Did you know there are benefits to hiring recent college graduates? Today’s most talented and qualified college graduates are getting offers from multiple companies before they. 3 Tips for Attracting Recent Graduates to Your Job Openings.

4 Sites Recent Graduates Can Use To Find A Job - Jobacle.com BLOG.


Here are 4 sites that recent graduates can use to connect with companies and find a job in their field of expertise.

How to beat the stats and land a job – 10 top tips from a recent graduate

Mildred Talabi

Following on from last week’s post on why graduates should ditch graduate schemes in favour of more attainable options, this week I’ve invited Amy Burton, a recent graduate, to share the secrets and strategies that helped her to land her first job – just one month after graduating.

Four Invaluable Tips to Job Search Less And Interview More


At some point, especially if you’re a recent grad, just getting your CV noticed is somewhat hellish in itself, how are we going to cope with everything else? Job Search building a reputation cv content tips interviewing tips job hunting recent graduates recruitment_friendly tips

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How to Prepare for Your Career While in College

Career Realism

“What can you say to reassure me, but more importantly my parents, that I will be able to sufficiently support myself after I graduate?” I put the question of how a college student can best be positioned to gain employment after graduation before two top academic career counselors.

4 Career Options for History Majors

Career Realism

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A Teacher’s Perspective: Career Advice I Wish I Would Have Followed

Ms. Career Girl

However, there aren’t many do-overs in life, so all I can offer now is guidance for those who are currently in college and those who have recently graduated. Although I enjoy my job as a teacher, sometimes I wonder what else I could have done with my life.

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Recent Grads: How to Survive in the Grown Up World

Career Realism

Here are some solutions for these common recent grad fears: Fear #1: Being Tired All the Time. So, what are you supposed to do after you graduate? So, how does a recent grad adjust? Recent Graduate career college recent graduate transition

2012 114

3 Easy Ways to Transition from College to Career

Career Realism

Most fresh graduates want to conquer the world. Recent Graduate career college recent graduate transitionHow do you navigate change from college to career ? After all, school is vastly different from work. The way people talk, their interests are vastly different.

8 Things Every Career Chick Needs at Her Desk

Career Realism

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2012 108

To Grad School or Not to Grad School?

Ms. Career Girl

If you’re a recent graduate, you might face a major decision: do you continue your education through grad school, or do you jump into the field and start looking for a job? In a recent U.S. In some careers, like law or speech pathology, graduate programs are essential.

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Resumes for Recent College Graduates

Professional Resume Services

This is a question asked thousands of times every year across the country: “How do I put together a great resume when I’ve only just graduated from college?”

#1 Thing ALL Recent Grads Need To Know Going Into The Workforce

Career Realism

#1 Thing ALL Recent Grads Need To Know Going Into The Workforce. But if they’re prepared, new graduates can make that transition a little easier for themselves. So, what do recent grads need to know going into the workforce? Just graduated and need a job?

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The Best Time To Look For A Job After College

Career Realism

Congratulations on graduating from college! The competition is tough during graduation season, it’s true. Just graduated and need a job? Be Employable Job Search after college finding a job after college recent grad recent graduate

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4 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Graduated College

Career Realism

4 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Graduated College. Full disclosure: I graduated college a LONG time ago. Related: 5 Tips For Recent Grads Entering The Workforce. If you are just graduating college, congratulations! They are my graduation gift to you.

2016 94

Your College Degree Doesn’t Matter To Employers – Here’s Why.

Career Realism

So, your shiny college degree doesn’t set you apart from the thousands of other graduates just like you. O’Donnell, your aptitude and personality can really help to set you apart from all of these other recent grads. Plus, most recent graduates don’t have a ton of experience to offer employers. Just graduated and need a job? Be Employable Job Search college degree college graduate first job recent grads recent graduates

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Annoucing Ms. Career Girl's Job Search Boot Camp!

Ms. Career Girl

I’m writing a pretty cool job search guide for college seniors and recent graduates. Search the Archives Recent Posts Learn What Others Do to Find Your Ideal Career How to Stay Motivated When Missing the Goal What Should I SAY at a Career Fair?

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Tips For Breaking Into A Career


Take on a lower position in the field: As a student or recent grad, you may have an idea about the particular position you want in the field. Once you decide what type of field you want to go into (the more specific, the better!),

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3 Ways To Avoid A Minimum Wage Job After College

Career Realism

Recently, an alarming article came out on Bloomberg , which addressed the increasing amount of ‘underemployed’ college graduates. So, How Do You Avoid Becoming An ‘Underemployed’ Graduate? What Are The Hardest Challenges Facing College Graduates?

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How Graduates Can Strategically Build Their Careers

Career Realism

Most graduates don’t have an answer ready, and that’s perfectly fine. About 35% of all graduates leave their first job within a year. If you’re interested in more practical graduate job hunt advice, visit our Online Training. Happiness Career Path passion recent graduates

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7 Common Job Hunting Mistakes Students Make

Career Realism

It’s because job hunting is complicated, especially for those who are entering a new field as newly graduated professionals. Graduating? I Graduated, Now What? Job Search recent graduate student

2014 114

6 Job Search Tips For New Graduates

Career Realism

Quite often graduates end up in a job that is well below their qualifications, become unhappy, and question their competence. Job Search Tips For New Graduates. Here are a few job search tips for new graduates that could give your efforts a boost: 1. Job Search recent graduate

2014 114

You don’t know if you don’t ask: Part 2, The Strategy

Write Solution

Dear Mr. <Name>: I graduated with a geology degree and am ready to launch my career as a geologist in the oil and gas industry. Networking Geology How to network Job Search Strategy Networking for recent graduates Non-traditional career path recent graduates

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6 Ways To Use Social Media To Network After College

Career Realism

This is something you can use to your advantage as a fresh college graduate. Not all of us are able to engage in work experience prior to graduation, but that doesn’t mean you don’t have any experience or haven’t worked on projects that demonstrate a real and creative person.

4 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Graduated College

Career Realism

4 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Graduated College. Full disclosure: I graduated college a LONG time ago. Related: 5 Tips For Recent Grads Entering The Workforce. If you are just graduating college, congratulations! They are my graduation gift to you.

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How Raising Your Hand Makes a Difference in Your Career

Career Realism

By standing up and raising her hand in college and as a recent graduate , whether directly or by taking initiative, she found a career which had multiple elements and played to her strengths and her passions, which she continues to thrive in to this day.

2012 114

10 Advantages Of A Graduate Job At An SME

Career Realism

10 Advantages Of A Graduate Job At An SME. Are you already feeling like you’ve missed out on the top graduate jobs and big graduate schemes? Related: How To Get A Graduate Job After College. The post 10 Advantages Of A Graduate Job At An SME appeared first on CAREEREALISM.

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5 Reasons Why a Virtual Internship Might Be Right for You

Career Realism

Virtual internships are a new trend for college students and recent grads. In certain majors, an internship is essential to graduate. Internship college recent graduate student virtualMany college students are like me: always moving.

Finding Your Career’s Footing As An Art School Graduate

Career Realism

Related: 6 Ways Recent Graduates Can Stand Out As Professionals. Those with creative vision can make extraordinary artists, authors, and inventors—but when that vision is applied recklessly or without focus, graduates can be burned by hiring managers like a fledgling Icarus flying too close to the sun. 6 Job Search Strategies For Graduates With Art Degrees. How Graduates Can Strategically Build Their Careers. 4 Must-Read Interview Tips For Recent Graduates.

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Being a Manager Sucks - Jobacle.com BLOG - Career Advice Blog.


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Is Vlogging Becoming The Latest Career Path For Graduates?

Career Realism

According to latest figures , the graduate job market has recovered to its pre-recession peak, with a 12% rise in the number of jobs for university leavers. Top employers recruited more graduates this year than they expected, causing it to be the biggest increase for four years after a 23.2%

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Finding a Place to Live Once You Graduate – Part 2

Career Realism

Finding a place to live is one of the biggest initial decisions that you will make after you graduate. Graduate finding place to live image from Shutterstock. Recent Graduate graduate live

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Facebook Career Fairy: New Grad Wish

Career Realism

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ATTENTION RECENT GRADS: What’s Your Biggest Fear? [POLL]

Career Realism

What’s your biggest fear as a recent grad? We want to know what your biggest fear is as a recent grad. In May, we’re running a major campaign surrounding recent grads and their job search. Take our poll (below) and tell us what your biggest fear(s) is as a recent grad. The post ATTENTION RECENT GRADS: What’s Your Biggest Fear? Job Search college fear poll recent graduates Making a major transition can be a scary thought.

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4 Ways to Choose a Degree Program

Career Realism

Many say it is your test towards living the ‘life’ as you take a big step in being totally independent to be able to graduate. Remember that all these may just be paper on your graduation but they hold a great role in your resume as you start applying for a job in the future.

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Facebook Career Fairy: Overqualified with a Grad Degree Wish

Career Realism

This week, we received the following career wish from one of our Facebook fans: “What advice can you offer for those who are finishing graduate degrees and have been working as graduate assistants (teaching, research, part-time positions, etc.),

Virtual Internship Available for Journalism Majors

Career Realism

Recent Grad Life. Recent Graduate Internship journalism virtualCalling all journalists and writers! Are you looking for an awesome opportunity to both publish your work and gain valuable experience? CAREEREALISM wants you!