A new study says some highly touted practices in college may not lead to higher salaries or more job satisfaction
Homeownership these days is less on the radar of young people compared to previous generations, economic experts say. Mounting student loan debt has put homeownership largely out of reach for some, while others see a home as more of a burden than a badge of honor.Read full article >>
Giving Silicon Valley a run for its money and talent, fresh-faced college grads and a growing startup culture are putting Chicago on the entrepreneurship map.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The consulting and accounting firm EY is aggressively recruiting on college campuses this spring. The company formerly known as Ernst & Young plans to hire 9,000 graduates from U.S. universities this year, up from 7,500 in 2014. Show More Summary
FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. 16% of NFLers are broke within 12 years of retirement (Business Insider) A recently released working paper written...Show More Summary
Are you reluctant to hire Millennial employees because you’ve heard so many negative things about them? According to the conventional wisdom, Millennials demand a lot from their jobs, including flexible hours, meaningful work and rapid advancement. They need constant nurturing and attention and expect to tackle tough tasks right away. Or do they? Based on a new survey...
Bianca Acebron Peco, a smart, young and politically active New Hampshire college grad, is exactly the kind of person Hillary Clinton’s proto-campaign would love to have knocking on doors in that early primary state. But the 22-year-old is ambivalent about Clinton. “It’s not that I hate her,” Acebron Peco said last week at a New…
Graduating from college can be extremely exhilarating but also very overwhelming. There's still so much to learn about the world and the best ways to navigate it. Luckily, this great article from Dear Wendy lists 50 life tips for every college grad. 'Tis the season a new batch of college grads join us here in the real world. Show More Summary
At one point near the end of grad school at New York University, I was checking out my university’s job listings when I came across an ad seeking an “aspiring personal assistant.” That is, the ideal candidate would a
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AfterCollege, a platform supporting entry-level jobs and internships for recent college grads, just acquired CollegeFeed, a social network for job-seeking college students started by a former Googler. CollegeFeed, started by SanjeevShow More Summary
For the past two years, Snapchat has been making huge job offers to students at Stanford and other top engineering schools. This year, it's offering seniors and finishing graduate students salaries between $100,000 and $150,000 and $300,000 in stock grants that vest over four years. Show More Summary
Torsten Slok of Deutsche Bank Research sent around two fascinating charts this morning implying that the jobs created during the recovery from the Great Recession have been mostly high-wage, measured both by education (college grads vs. Show More Summary
The Corinthian 15, a group of students from the Corinthian College for-profit system who are are refusing to pay back their student loans, has expanded to the Corinthian 100. They are now a 100-person cohort who claim Corinthian College...Show More Summary
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Company: 23 Marketing Inc Location: Metairie, Louisiana Industry: Not Specified Career Level: Entry Level (less than 1 yr experience) Minimum Education: Bachelor's Job Status: Full Time Salary Range: $38,000 - $58,000
New York City used to be a town where recent college grads would move and assert their newfound independence by paying their own rent, cooking their own meals and taking their clothes to the... To view the full story, click the title link.
Unfortunately, it seems that these days recent college grads just don't have the same kind of reputation they did a couple decades ago. However, our friends at Quora have a whole different opinion on the work ethic of millennials. Read...Show More Summary
Dancehall's new crossover king is a college grad with the world's cutest kids. Here's how he got there. Read more...
I was asked by a career placement organization if I had any advice for college graduates that I could share. Specifically, I was asked "If you were going to give career advice to a fresh college graduate based on your experiences what...Show More Summary