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Should You Negotiate Salary When It’s Your First Job Out of College?

When that phone call comes in and you hear the positive news from the employer: “We’d like to extend the job offer to you,” you may feel ecstatic! All the hard work put into job searching, from researching, resume writing, networking, to interviewing has come full circle. You have a job lined up and ready…
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What to Do If You’re Still Job Hunting Months After Graduation

Whether it’s just dawned on you that months have gone by since graduation and you’re still unemployed, or that you’ve been hitting the pavement for months job searching with no results, don’t panic just yet! The fact of the matter is that you’re not alone. While the unemployment rates have been looking better, not everyone…
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New Grads: Why You Should Update Your Resume, Even If You’re Not Job-Hunting

Congratulations to those of you who have successfully managed to find employment following graduation! Even though there’s peace of mind knowing you’re now employed and beginning the journey of your first job after college, it’s wise to take the time to continue to update and maintain your resume. According to studies, including one conducted by…
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Ways New Grads Can Fine-Tune the Resume to Land the Job

A new chapter of life begins as you move from college student to graduate. The opportunities are boundless as you forge ahead into the career world. Before the journey begins, you need to perfect the resume to help you land that job. For some, the first job after college will come easily. For others, there…
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