How Do I Guide My New Grad to Land a Job?

How Do I Guide My New Grad to Land a Job?

The celebrations, the speeches, the excitement…that is the best part of enjoying college graduation. They come home, unload a ridiculous amount of stuff, and need a well-deserved break from the stress of school, exams, and dealing with the pandemic for the last few...
How Did I Know?

How Did I Know?

My son just started his second college semester of freshman year. In the second week of classes, a professor asked him for a copy of his resume for a class assignment. How ironic. The ONE thing I told him to work on over winter break was his resume. I’m sure it’s not...
Why Your College Grad Is Stuck

Why Your College Grad Is Stuck

Summer is officially over. If you have a recent graduate, have they landed their first job yet? Many parents are faced with the same reality that not all college graduates have a full-time job offer before, on, or after graduation. But now it is the fall, and they...
What’s Your Plan? 4 Job Search Tips for Grads

What’s Your Plan? 4 Job Search Tips for Grads

What’s your plan? Happy new year. The turn of the calendar always inspires us to reflect on the past, and be optimistic for a fresh start ahead. We often think about what we can do differently, or how to make things better? After the year we just had, maybe we should...
Grads, Just Say Hello

Grads, Just Say Hello

It’s day number… I don’t know what day it is. To cope with this crisis, I try to get out of the house each day. I have been taking frequent walks in my neighborhood. There is something different happening. I have seen more people and neighbors out of...
Adjusting for the Unknown: Helping Your College Student and Grad with a Job Search During this Crisis

Adjusting for the Unknown: Helping Your College Student and Grad with a Job Search During this Crisis

Today is not the same as yesterday. We are in a rapidly changing and unpredictable crisis that is unprecedented. When it comes to our college students and grads, they are facing a new reality and an uncertain future. College classes are being conducted remotely,...