College Students: How 20 Minutes Can Jump Start Your Career

College Students: How 20 Minutes Can Jump Start Your Career

Happy New Year! It’s January – the month of new goals, resolutions, and advice on how to make improvements in your life. For most college students, it is the start of a new semester, and for many their final one before graduation. Unfortunately, the clock is...
Giving Thanks, Making Plans

Giving Thanks, Making Plans

It is the time of year to reflect, assess and plan for the year to come. I want to extend a heartfelt thank you to all our clients and their families for putting their trust in Next Great Step to help launch their careers. It has been our honor and privilege to work...
Acing the Summer Internship

Acing the Summer Internship

After a challenging year, your student got the internship. Now what? How can your student or grad land a full-time job from this experience? The goal for many interns is to gain experience, make connections and position themselves to land a full-time offer at the end...
Class of 2020 – Finding Your Path in the Era of Covid-19

Class of 2020 – Finding Your Path in the Era of Covid-19

Congratulations to the Class of 2020! You have achieved a significant milestone. And now more than ever, the world you are inheriting needs you. It needs your intelligence, talent, leadership, and perseverance. I have been watching with pride the virtual graduation...
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,...