Fears of Post Grad Life: Tips to Curb Job Search and Real World Anxiety

Fears of Post Grad Life: Tips to Curb Job Search and Real World Anxiety

Kristoff Albanese For Students

As you approach your senior year, and especially as you approach that final quarter of college, a serious case of senioritis will kick in harder than just about any other sensation you’ve ever experience. After all, you’re just about to complete something that for the rest of your life will be one of your greatest accomplishments — not to mention …

GraduationSource Reviews: Real-Time Survey Results

Jesse Alexander Graduation, Testimonials

GraduationSource Reviews: Customer Satisfaction  This article outlines how to access customer reviews of GraduationSource in Real-Time. It also explains a bit about the Core Values, Brand Pillars, and Brand Promises that have led to the positive GraduationSource reviews you’ll find linked within this post. So What is Customer Satisfaction? The masters of defining everything over at Wikipedia define it as “a …

How to Make the Most of College Internships: Tips on What to Do and Who to Know

Doug Johnson Uncategorized

While many students will take part in a college internship throughout their time in school, not everyone knows how to pick the best interning opportunities or residencies for themselves. Knowing how to best leverage the experience you gained while interning is also critical to your experience — whether or not you’ll receive a letter of recommendation from the provider of …

The Top 5 Cities for Recent Grads

Susan Simmons For Students

For those who just graduated this past summer or who will graduate this coming winter, there are dozens of great cities or towns to choose from across the country where you can begin your new life, degree in hand, and ready to work. But of these 35 to 50 or so “perfect places for the newly graduated,” there are five …

How to Use Social Media to Land Your Dream Job

Jesse Alexander For Students

Your Dream Job: And How to Land it With Social Media If you’re a college grad looking for that first new job, you may already have realized some of the points we’ve delineated below. However, no matter how much you think you know about social media as a pre-job-searching person, there’s a lot you don’t likely know. How various social …

How to Apply for College Scholarships

How to Apply for College Scholarships

Susan Simmons For Students

As high school graduates cruise through those first few weeks of summer, it feels as though all the hard work is over, has paid off, and finally, freedom rings. Fast forward to the end of summer, just when the hint of that first change of seasons is in the air… now, high school graduation feels like it happened a thousand …

What to Expect During the First Year of College

What to Expect During the First Year of College

Kristoff Albanese For Students

After watching movie after movie and TV shows about college life, upon arrival to campus, most are pretty surprised to find that what they saw onscreen hardly resembles the reality of everyday life as a college freshman or student. So, if what you’ve seen on television or at the movies isn’t an accurate depiction of what freshman year is actually …

College Readiness: Are You Prepared for College?

College Readiness: Are You Prepared for College?

Susan Simmons For Educators, For Students

At the beginning of the academic year, Yale University surveyed the new Class of 2020, asked students about subjects ranging from their demographics to their relationship status. One of the most surprising results from the survey was that less than 50% of students felt academically prepared for college. While these results can perhaps be expected at an Ivy League school, …

What is College Accreditation?

Susan Simmons For Students, Graduation

Accreditation agencies research colleges and universities to find out if their programs are legitimate. If a school passes muster, the agency presents it with an accreditation, which potential students will see when they are figuring out where to apply. At minimum, this endorsement is a general barometer of college authenticity, but some accreditation agencies are more respected than others. Below, …