Katharine Reed

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The Top Skills Employers Seek in College Grads

• Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Email<p>Updated May 10, 2018<p>What skills are hiring managers seeking when they are recruiting college seniors and recent graduates for …

How The $1.2 Trillion College Debt Crisis Is Crippling Students, Parents And The Economy

<b>Total Student Loan Debt: $1 Trillion</b><p>Two-thirds, that’s right, two-thirds of students graduating from American colleges and universities are graduating with some level of debt. How much? According to The Institute for College Access and Success (TICAS) Project on Student Debt, the average borrower …

Half Of College Grads Are Working Jobs That Don't Require A Degree

As the mother of a child who is finishing his junior year in high school, I am, like many parents in my shoes, in the throes of anxiety about where my son will go to college in 2015. Occasionally, between obsessing about his slipping grades in pre-calculus and Spanish and trying to figure out …

More than 4 in 5 college seniors don't have jobs lined up

More than 4 in 5 students graduating from college in the next few weeks do not have jobs lined up, and those majoring in supposedly hot fields such as engineering and technology are having no better luck.<p>That's the upshot of a new survey that demonstrates the difficulty that college seniors, many …

Why Taking A Job You Hate Right Out Of College Is The Best Career Move You Can Make

Living at home is the new normal (or a return to the old normal), <i>The New York Times</i> asserts in a piece on Millennials who have returned to the nest. While the reality of financial insecure twentysomethings relying on their parents is incontestable, the fact that the NYT quotes an expert, Jeffrey …

Ivy League Schools Don't Guarantee A Great Job Right Out Of College

Don’t go to an Ivy League school if you want to make a lot of money or have a meaningful job right after graduation.<p>Of course, an education from one of the northeast's elite league of colleges can earn graduates loads of money and satisfaction over a lifetime. But according to a data collected by …

Do Unpaid Internships Lead to Jobs? Not for College Students

Unpaid interns of the world! Get up and leave the office. You have nothing to lose. Literally. Nothing.<p>The common defense of the unpaid internship is that, even if the role doesn't exactly pay, it will pay off eventually in the form of a job. Turns out, the data suggests that defense is wrong, at …

Resume Tips for College Students and Recent Grads

• Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Email<p>Updated January 08, 2018<p>When you are a college student seeking an internship or a job your resume can look just like everyone else's …

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