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Which College Grads Make the Most Money

Which College Grads Make the Most Money

Career outlooks and superlatives.

By Liz O'Neill
Published May 13, 2011
5 Ways to Instantly Improve Your Job Search Results

5 Ways to Instantly Improve Your Job Search Results

By now you’ve learned the traditional ways of job searching don’t work anymore. A few years ago you could put your resume up on Monster and CareerBuilder and wait for the ...

By Don Goodman
Published January 21, 2011
Cover Letter Quick Tips

Cover Letter Quick Tips

Jazz up your cover letter with these quick tweaks with little to no time or effort!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 19, 2014
Tips to Land (and Keep) the Job You Want

Tips to Land (and Keep) the Job You Want

The top tip? Be yourself - just the professional version.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 23, 2014
Resume Builders for Returning Students

Resume Builders for Returning Students

Learn more about resume builders for returning students.

Published March 12, 2009
Off-the-Beaten Path Internships

Off-the-Beaten Path Internships

Find off-the-beaten path internships.

By Peter Vogt
Published June 4, 2008
Get an Internship, Get a Job

Get an Internship, Get a Job

Getting an internship can get you a job.

By Kathryn Knight
Published March 12, 2009
The Importance of Building Your Network Now

The Importance of Building Your Network Now

Try one of these networking ideas today!

Kizzy Preston
Published March 2, 2015
Diversify Your Resume

Diversify Your Resume

You want your resume to say something about what type of person you are, your work ethic and what you’re capable of accomplishing.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 1, 2013
When in Doubt, Apply

When in Doubt, Apply

When in doubt, apply for that job that looks "too experienced" for you.

By Peter Vogt
Published March 12, 2009
You WILL Get Googled...Are You Afraid?

You WILL Get Googled...Are You Afraid?

I like to tell my clients they will be Googled just as surely as it will rain in Portland tonight. The latest survey revealed that 81% of employers WILL Google candidates. ...

By Joshua Waldman
Published January 10, 2011
Sales Not for You?  Don't Be So Sure

Sales Not for You? Don't Be So Sure

If this is what you're picturing, you may be pleasantly surprised by some of the newer sales positions.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published March 19, 2009
Need a Seasonal Job? 755,000 Holiday Jobs Available Now!

Need a Seasonal Job? 755,000 Holiday Jobs Available Now!

Believe it or not, it’s already time to start thinking about that time of year again – if you want a seasonal job.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 1, 2015
The Millennial Workforce by the Numbers

The Millennial Workforce by the Numbers

Monster.com finds out what millennials are looking for in the workplace.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 13, 2015
How to Make a Great First Impression

How to Make a Great First Impression

Make yourself stand out with a great first impression every time!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 3, 2014
Thinking About a Career Before College

Thinking About a Career Before College

A student's reflection on thinking about a career before college.

Published June 5, 2007
Top 5 Salary Negotiation Mistakes

Top 5 Salary Negotiation Mistakes

Learn what not to do when negotiating your salary.

By Bridget Quigg at PayScale.com
Published August 8, 2011
7 Job Hunt Mistakes New Grads Should Avoid

7 Job Hunt Mistakes New Grads Should Avoid

Don't make these mistakes - get the job YOU deserve!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 28, 2015
Student Jobs to Boost Your Resume

Student Jobs to Boost Your Resume

If you haven't done so already, head to the employment office at your school to explore your options!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 11, 2016
Job Outlooks for Master's Degrees

Job Outlooks for Master's Degrees

Discover job outlooks for these careers that require a master's degree.

By Jenn Pedde
Published September 1, 2011