Posts for "college"


GenPink Picks: BELLA Dots

From GenPink
September 8, 2012 at 7:58 pm
Add a pop of color to your kitchen this fall with new appliances from BELLA Dots. This contemporary collection features coffee makers, slow cookers and toasters. The items come ... (more)

CAREERS COME IN MANY COLORS…WHAT IS YOURS?

From The Career Closet
September 2, 2012 at 12:01 pm
BE PREPARED TO UNDERSTAND YOURSELF College is your path to a successful Career. Since I graduated from Eastern Illinois University I kept thinking about what I SHOULD do, or that ... (more)

USE HIGH SCHOOL AS A SPRING BOARD TO YOUR CAREER AND COLLEGE

From The Career Closet
August 25, 2012 at 7:52 am
As your school year drones on, most of you are counting down the days to the end of HS. Keep going, it’s kind of fun tbh. Here is a way you can find some great interest in ... (more)

Schwan’s Back-to-School Foodie Giveaway

From GenPink
August 20, 2012 at 4:41 pm
I still remember the days when my mom would pack my lunch before I headed off to grade school. She’d wrap up my sandwich and snacks in those traditional brown paper bags. ... (more)

Generation Why and the Lie of Higher Education: The 4.0 That Really Matters

From ThrillingHeroics.com
August 19, 2012 at 10:18 am
Have you ever come to a crossroads in your life, so they say, and been stuck on what to do? Have you ever really pondered on all the time, money, and energy you’ve put into ... (more)

DON’T LET YOUR HAPPINESS GET AWAY

From The Career Closet
August 9, 2012 at 9:55 am
  …from what you truly WANT to do in life with your CAREER …from the real action of your talents and skills …from the job that would fulfill you or make ... (more)

THINGS YOU ONLY LEARN IN COLLEGE

From The Career Closet
July 30, 2012 at 10:38 pm
So many of these fun things really bring me back to my own college days. How I miss those days of that youthful drive of passion and knowing that my world is only a blink away. ... (more)

How Real Work in College Can Help You Land a Career

From CAREEREALISM
July 18, 2012 at 1:15 am
Considered pursuing a career in advertising? This interview takes you through the ups and downs you can expect, what it takes to land the job, what you can expect to earn and more. ... (more)

The Higher Education Bubble

From Duncan Nuggets™ for Your Noggin -- Al Duncan
July 16, 2012 at 9:07 am
One of the things that drives me bonkers is when young people say that they are headed off to college, but they haven't really given much thought to the most cost effective way ... (more)

Working on the Mechanics

From March Communications
July 10, 2012 at 3:03 pm
Recently, I went to visit a friend at their new house. As I pulled into their driveway, I saw their step brother and father playing street hockey. I said hello, and was headed ... (more)

JUST YOUR AVERAGE WILD AND CRAZY SCHOLARSHIPS

From The Career Closet
July 7, 2012 at 8:53 am
When I was in college, I never really looked into scholarships. I just assumed that there wasn’t enough out there, but surprisingly there are billions of dollars in scholarship ... (more)

THINGS THAT REALLY MAKE YOU THINK

From The Career Closet
July 4, 2012 at 9:07 pm
I’m back…. I was gone for some time because of a dear death in our family. Our mother of 80 years passed away on Friday, June 1 because she was done. Done with this ... (more)

Congress Forestalls Student-Loan Rate Hike

From YoungEntrepreneur.com
June 29, 2012 at 5:35 pm
Congress narrowly passes a bill to prevent student-loan rates from doubling as of July 1. Young entrepreneurs breathe a sigh of relief [[ This is a content summary only. Visit ... (more)

3 Easy Ways to Transition from College to Career

From CAREEREALISM
June 29, 2012 at 1:30 am
How do you navigate change from college to career? After all, school is vastly different from work. The way people talk, their interests are vastly different. Even if you end up ... (more)

Advice on Three Important Financial Decisions for Young Adults

From Steadfast Finances
June 28, 2012 at 6:00 am
Every now and then I hear from my cousin and we talk personal finances. He’s in his second year of college, but he still doesn’t know what he wants to do with his life. He ... (more)

How to Start Up and Pay Down Your Student-Loan Debt

From YoungEntrepreneur.com
June 28, 2012 at 6:00 am
New graduates face higher student loans than any other generation -- making starting up all the more intimidating. Here are five lean start-up strategies to help you shake off ... (more)

QUESTIONS ANY COLLEGE OR JOB INTERVIEW WILL HAVE

From The Career Closet
June 21, 2012 at 8:11 am
After going on so many interviews, I feel like I can become an expert and tell others about all the interview environments I experienced during my job search. Many questions are ... (more)

How to be a Job Hunting Pro

From GenPink
June 17, 2012 at 2:04 pm
(This post was written by our friend and public relations specialist Emily Suied.) Job-hunting is never easy, but it’s very necessary! Whether you’ve just graduated and ... (more)

The Transition from College to Career

From CAREEREALISM
June 15, 2012 at 1:30 am
This is a true story as told to LatPro.com where you can find helpful career interviews and job search advice in your desired industry. Visit to find a career interview in your ... (more)

Your Dad is Puff Daddy? NO COLLEGE FOR YOU!

From Punch Debt In The Face
May 31, 2012 at 3:35 am
P. Diddy has clearly never seen a one dollar bill before I was creeping on my Facebook page yesterday when someone posted this business insider article about Puff Daddy’s ... (more)

ATTITUDE TAKES 100%. THE REST REALLY DOESN’T MATTER

From The Career Closet
May 28, 2012 at 8:38 am
In all my presentations I always stress to young people how vitally important attitude is in anything and everything you do. Young people hear it all the time.  A positive attitude ... (more)

THE KEY TO CAREER SUCCESS TAKES PASSION

From The Career Closet
May 26, 2012 at 7:13 am
I was watching TV one day and saw this commercial with a guy that said “when you have a passion for something, you become an expert.” I think he’s right! The ... (more)

8 Things Graduates Should Know Before Joining the Workforce

From CAREEREALISM
May 24, 2012 at 12:30 am
The following career advice is what I believe to be the top eight things college graduates should know before joining the workforce. I am sure there are additional tips you can ... (more)

Do People Consider The Economy When Choosing a Major? A No Statistic Discussion of the Topic

From My Journey to Millions
May 21, 2012 at 9:30 am
Considering I graduated from college in 2003 and law school in 2006 I feel like I am pretty far removed from academia.  That became even more evident when I went to my younger ... (more)

IDENTIFYING YOUR (CAREER) COLOR?

From The Career Closet
May 11, 2012 at 10:12 pm
BE PREPARED TO EXAMINE YOURSELF Since I graduated from Eastern Illinois University I was always in the mindset that I SHOULD do certain things, or that I SHOULD get certain jobs ... (more)