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Jobs of the Future

Jobs of the Future

Have you ever considered that perhaps you haven’t discovered the career of your dreams is because it’s still an emerging field?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 22, 2014
Facebook Opens Opportunity for College Credit

Facebook Opens Opportunity for College Credit

The project offers students the opportunity to gain real world experience, creating programs and systems that people will actually use – rather than computer science projects within the classroom.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 20, 2013
Odd Jobs

Odd Jobs

Sometimes, the coolest jobs are those you never even knew existed or those you create yourself.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 15, 2013
Testing for Your Future

Testing for Your Future

The CLA+ is a voluntary test that’s a tool which allows students to market themselves to future employers.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 9, 2013
20 Rules for Grad Students to Live By

20 Rules for Grad Students to Live By

Maybe they don’t all apply to your particular situation, but it’s helpful to take a step back one in a while and think about how you approach things.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 26, 2013
Steps to Success

Steps to Success

If there were secrets to getting through college successfully that also help you land your dream job, you’d want to know, right?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 18, 2013
The Informational Interview

The Informational Interview

An informational interview helps you gain a better understanding your chosen field and omits the stress and pressure.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 11, 2013
Studying for an Employable Edge

Studying for an Employable Edge

Start preparing for your future in choosing your college courses wisely.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 21, 2013
Top 10 Most Common Majors for Millionaires

Top 10 Most Common Majors for Millionaires

They all started somewhere - but just over one percent of the world’s millionaires dropped out or did not attend college. So, the odds of making millions without a college degree are slim to none.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 19, 2013
Tools for Your Future

Tools for Your Future

While there are no set answers, there are tools to help students make well informed decisions about the future.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 8, 2013
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
Careers to Consider

Careers to Consider

Whether you’ve graduated or are in college, the job search is inevitable.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 16, 2013
Congratulations, Your Student is a College Graduate. What’s Next?

Congratulations, Your Student is a College Graduate. What’s Next?

Guide your child through life after college with suggestions for graduate school, how to get an internship after college, and job opportunities

By UniversityParent.com
Published April 4, 2013
Does Presence Equal Promotion?

Does Presence Equal Promotion?

Experts say that when you’re trying to get your career off the ground, you should go to work.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 12, 2013
Now Hiring

Now Hiring

Some industries seem to be recession-proof. Why?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 12, 2013
Millennials Trade Full-Time, 9 – 5 Jobs for Freelance Work

Millennials Trade Full-Time, 9 – 5 Jobs for Freelance Work

Freelancing is on the rise -- find out how to get started.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 10, 2012
25 Best Paying Jobs for College Graduates

25 Best Paying Jobs for College Graduates

Don’t declare your major just yet. Or if you have, consider making an appointment with your advisor to discuss a major change. We’ve found the highest paying jobs for college graduates. ...

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 4, 2012
Looking for Seasonal Work? 700,000 Jobs Available Now

Looking for Seasonal Work? 700,000 Jobs Available Now

Roughly 700K holiday jobs are available now -- will you apply?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 27, 2012
President Obama’s American Jobs Act: What Does It Mean for You?

President Obama’s American Jobs Act: What Does It Mean for You?

President Obama is working to create more jobs for Americans.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 16, 2012
Gap Year Programs for College Grads and Grad Students

Gap Year Programs for College Grads and Grad Students

Need a break? Consider a gap year.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 17, 2012