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12 Things College Seniors Should Do for a Successful Career Launch

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How do this year’s graduates make the most of the time they have left in college? And maybe just after graduation? To help answer those questions, we asked one of our own to members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC): What should a college senior be doing in May and June to successfully launch their post-graduation careers?   

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Are you Employable? What to Do When You Graduate Without a Job

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You fought your way through that brutal final stretch run of exams, review sessions, and all-nighters in the library. You can finally say you are a college graduate!

But during all that time spent trying to make sure you got your diploma, did you make sure to spend some time making sure you were employable?   

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A Career Toolkit for College Graduates [Infographic]

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For millions of college students across the country, graduation day looms large.

After all, it’s almost time to step out of your life as a student and begin a new one… your career.    

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Are You Really Career Ready? [Infographic]

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What does “career ready” really mean?

What competencies must you master to step into your first real role after college and make a difference?
   

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So You’re Graduating? Now What? [Infographic]

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To help celebrate all the recent and upcoming graduation ceremonies, today we present this amazing infographic by Mint, Quicken and our good friend, Jenny Blake titled, “You’re Graduating… Now What?”

Based on Jenny’s classic book, Life After College, the infographic serves as a roadmap for just about everything you need to know now that you are (finally) a college graduate…   

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The Real Skills Gap: How Prepared Are We for Today’s Workforce?

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As shown in this compelling infographic, Internships.com and General Assembly have new data for those graduates entering the workforce; specifically, the skills employers are demanding as they hand-pick the best of available new talent.

After reviewing the data, the question must be asked: Should colleges & universities be doing more to prepare their students for today’s workforce?   

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