Salary Negotiating

Career After College

If you have been fortunate enough to make it through the job hunting process and aced the interview, you now have a new challenge facing you upon being hired, salary negotiation. This task can be intimidating, especially if it is your first time. You may be questioning your ability to negotiate without offending those new employers or selling...

How to Start Your Job Search

Career After College

When you find yourself ready to enter the workforce, the task of looking for a job can be quite overwhelming, regardless of whether you are recently unemployed or just graduating and looking for that first job. Looking for a job is a very big and important task, but when broken down, can be fun, easy and a wonderful time of self exploration. Here...

Majors and Their Career Equivalents

Career After College

When you first enter college, you may be unsure of potential career options after graduation. Many have attended college with specific career goals only to move into a different job fields after exiting school. There are plenty of opportunities out there for positions in a variety of industries that are looking for a graduate, not necessarily a...

How to Interview Well

Career After College

Now that you have successfully completed college, you are ready for the real world. Ready to take on what all those long hours in the library and brutal 8:30 am classes were preparing you for, a grown up job. If you have made it to the interviewing stage, most of the hard part is already over, finding the listing and submitting a great looking...

Writing a Resume

Career After College

Writing a resume is quite possibly the most important step in your job search. Many people will create a resume when they first begin to seek employment and then continue to submit it for quite some time afterwards, never making any adjustments and taking for granted the power of this one piece of paper. Here are some tips to help you to keep...

No Experience Jobs

Career After College

If you have just graduated and are looking for a job, you may find yourself feeling frustrated when you see job postings for entry level positions requiring a few years of experience in the field. If you feel like you don’t have any experience that qualifies for that particular position, don’t give up. There are jobs out there that require little...

Where to Find Job Listings

Career After College

When your parents went looking for work their first and last stop might have been the morning newspaper. But the Internet has broadened the barrier for entry with publishers trying to host job postings. This is great news for current job seekers as their are almost endless places to find job listings, even if there is now more work involved in...

Paid Internships

Career After College

Paid Internships are the gem of the entry level position. These rare opportunities provide students and recent graduates the chance to start out in a particular field, learning the tricks of the trade, and getting paid while doing it. These opportunities are rare because for some time now, it has been common for internships to be unpaid. It has...

What is An Entry Level Job

Career After College

An entry level job is simply the lowest level job in a specific career path. The term “entry level” is often synonymous with “recent college graduate”. Not to be mistaken with a position that requires no qualifications, an entry level position is meant for someone who has been trained in a particular skill, but has had little or no on-the-job...

Where to Find Job Applications

Career After College

Once you have decided what type of job you are looking for, the next step is finding the applications. Applications for employment in most fields can be found in multiple places. It used to be that to get an application for a particular job, you had to physically go to the company and request one, but times, they are a changing, and that is quite...