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10 Majors with the Highest Salaries for College Graduates

10 Majors with the Highest Salaries for College Graduates

Make the most of your first job -- literally.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 26, 2016
The Price of Happiness in Each State

The Price of Happiness in Each State

Money doesn't buy happiness, but it can certainly help.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016
Study Reveals Why Millennials Are Broke

Study Reveals Why Millennials Are Broke

Millennials are making the same projected salary as they would have in the 1980s - here are the statistics to prove it.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016
How to Ask Your Employer for Student Loan Assistance

How to Ask Your Employer for Student Loan Assistance

Does your company offer student loan repayment assistance? Find out.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 4, 2016
What Your Childhood Dream Job Pays

What Your Childhood Dream Job Pays

All-star athlete, veterinarian and astronaut: what do all of these jobs have in common? They’re common career paths that you likely dreamed of becoming as a kid.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 1, 2016
The 25 Best Jobs in America - 2016

The 25 Best Jobs in America - 2016

The 25 best jobs list was compiled based on the combined ranking within three categories: job openings, salary and career opportunities.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 20, 2016
7 Job Negotiation Strategies for Students

7 Job Negotiation Strategies for Students

You've studied too hard for too long to settle for an underpaid salary!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 17, 2014
Bentley Millennial Survey Reveals Men Seen as Better Prepared for Career Success

Bentley Millennial Survey Reveals Men Seen as Better Prepared for Career Success

“While respondents see women as better prepared for their first jobs after graduating from college, respondents give men the advantage while it comes to the likelihood of overall career success.”

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 7, 2014
Top 10 Cities for Recent College Grads

Top 10 Cities for Recent College Grads

If you’re a recent or soon-to-be college grad, look no further – the results and rankings of this list just may help point you in the right direction.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 24, 2014
Let's Get Legal: Guidelines for Paid or Unpaid Internships

Let's Get Legal: Guidelines for Paid or Unpaid Internships

Make sure you know your rights as an intern before your internship begins, so that you don’t get taken advantage of and expectations are set from the start.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 4, 2014
Negotiating Job Offer for Beginners

Negotiating Job Offer for Beginners

If you want to get to a mutually agreed upon contract cordially and quickly, try the following helpful suggestions.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 23, 2014
What to Ask Before Taking the Job

What to Ask Before Taking the Job

Ask all the pertinent questions before you accept any job offer!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 18, 2014
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
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
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
Myth or Reality? The Gender Pay Gap

Myth or Reality? The Gender Pay Gap

New study proves gender pay gap exists.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 26, 2012
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
Negotiate Your Way into a Bigger Paycheck

Negotiate Your Way into a Bigger Paycheck

Negotiate your way to the pay you deserve but don't forget benefits like employer tuition assistance as well.

By Paul W. Barada
Published April 21, 2009
Don't Let Money Lead

Don't Let Money Lead

Following the money isn't always the best approach when picking a career.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published March 19, 2009