Survey of 635 Career Professionals Suggest Grad’s Resumes – NOT Job Search Ready!

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I’ve been studying a recent report by the Career Advisory Board to gain a better understanding of why career professionals think students don’t take ownership of their career plan and strategy while in college. My hunch has always been that … Continue reading

New Study Suggests Grads ‘Academically Prepared but, not Marketplace Ready’

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A new study by the Career Advisory Board that was conducted by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) finds career center professionals regard graduates as “academically prepared, but not marketplace ready.” Of the college career center director surveyed … Continue reading

College Requires Community Service – But NOT Career Study!

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Article suggests college require students invest minimum time in career planning! In the mid to late 90’s high schools and colleges there was a huge upswing in administration mandating students to complete a specific number of “community service” hours in … Continue reading

5 Reasons Graduates Do Not Get Jobs!

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I have a Google alert set to deliver to my inbox articles about unemployed graduates. It’s a bit depressing but, everyday, Google delivers articles about graduates who have a ton of debt, live with mom and dad, are working minimum … Continue reading

Some say Admissions is the “Dream Maker” and the Career Center the “Dream Killer”

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(If you are a member of the Career Center, please don’t take this post personally. This post and all others I write are aimed at catching the attention of administrators who can increase your resources so you can do the … Continue reading