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Terrible Career Advice for New Grads: Beware These 10 Bad Tips

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We’re over half way through May. That means college graduations are in full throttle and there is a good chance you know someone who is about to leave the safety of school and start living in the real world. Of course, there are many gems of wisdom you can give new grads.

On the other hand, people tend to give terrible career advice far too often…   

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What Kind of Job Market Do College Grads Face? [Infographic]

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Summer is almost here, and as many soon-to-be grads have already realized: the job market may be better… but it isn’t great. In fact, the number of job openings targeted to new graduates is down about 20 percent in 2015.

However, the overall job market has increased by 20%… and many of the the full-time employment (FTE) positions available are the types of jobs college graduates covet such as non-retail sales, customer service and business support…   

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How New Grads Can Answer the Top Job Interview Questions

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No doubt, new grads will continue to face a stressful job search after they move their tassels.

The class of 2013 will have 1,744,000 bachelor’s degree graduates, reports NACE. Yet, organizations plan to hire only 2.1 percent more new grads from the class of 2013 than they did from the class of 2012.

How can you stand out? It may just come down to how you answer the top interview questions…   

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