For recent grads considering where to set down roots can be a difficult decision. Financial factors such as the job market, cost of living, and housing prices may not be the first thing twenty-somethings normally think about, but after the recession the young people of today know we have to be financially savvy. But that’s… read more »
When the best four years of your life are over.
The moment you walk across the stage to receive your degree is the exact same moment you’re abruptly shoved from one world to another. You’ll immediately transition from a world where banks were eager to give you money, to a world where they want it all back, and with interest. You’ll transition from a world… read more »
Interning abroad is a lot of fun, and it also comes with many benefits. Here are just 10 of the many reasons why you should consider traveling abroad as an intern: 1. A Great Resume Builder Make your resume stand out from the rest. Just a small percentage of students go overseas to study, and… read more »
As is true when anyone gets older, you have to take on new responsibilities, new challenges, and learn to conquer new obstacles as they come along. You may have had a decent routine in grade school when your list of responsibilities couldn’t fill a post-it note. However, now that your to-do’s could easily fill novel,… read more »
Did you graduate college with a great degree, hoping for a fantastic job only to realize that your job as a barista at Starbucks is the safest fiscal option? Maybe that’s not the exact situation, but I’m sure you’re asking yourself “How can I insure my future family?” For some, now may not be the… read more »
Taking a gap year to travel after graduation is an established European tradition that has been growing more popular in the United States, seeing a 20 percent increase among Americans since 2006 according to Forbes. Gap year travel is currently most popular among high school graduates, but more college graduates are also taking gap years,… read more »
Thinking of applying for a job at one of the world’s largest tech companies? Check out this infographic contributed by Staff.com and you may be surprised what this internet leader looks for in its potential employees.
If you’re between apartments or spending the summer away from college, these excellent tips from Next Door Self Storage will help you cut costs, determine how much storage space you really need, and pack so none of your junk gets damaged. Nice!
There are plenty of things we know in hindsight; that’s why there are no superheroes with hindsight as a special skill. Here are five snippets of information that are born from the hindsight of people that have been in college. Use the tips to your own benefit. 1 – I wish I knew about MyMathDone.com service… read more »
Sixty percent of college graduates are in debt to the tune of $26,500, according to a report by College Board. It’s easy to get overwhelmed by monthly student loan payments and high interest rates, especially when entering a still-recovering job market earning entry-level wages. If you’re struggling each month and still not making it, it’s… read more »