No Internship This Summer? Don’t worry there are options.

No Internship This Summer? Don’t worry there are options.

A mom reached out that her daughter, Jenna, is in a tailspin. She’s a rising senior at a competitive university and is convinced that “everyone” has an amazing internship this summer… except for her. She tried to get an internship this summer, but it just did not...
Can ChatGPT help a college grad land a job?

Can ChatGPT help a college grad land a job?

ChatGPT is making headlines in impacting how we operate every day and experts say it is going to change the future of how we work. It uses artificial intelligence to generate natural language responses to text prompts, questions, and commands.  As a career coach, I...
Should College Students Go to Grad School Now?

Should College Students Go to Grad School Now?

In light of the changing economy and job market, should young adults head to grad school or enter the job market? I had the honor of speaking with Lindsay Ellis at The Wall Street Journal and we discussed the topic of grad school after college.  Here are highlights...
Thankful: Time to reflect, assess and plan

Thankful: Time to reflect, assess and plan

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 with hundreds of clients as they embark on landing their first internship...
Do people really need college in America?

Do people really need college in America?

Beth Hendler-Grunt was interviewed by Tom Llamas of Top Story on NBC News Now on 11/29/22. Many Americans see college as a path to a good career, but the student debt crisis leaves millions of grads borrowing nearly $30,000. And with the tight labor market, some...