Posts by AfterCollege Guest Author

7 Tips for College Seniors to Start the Job Search

Starting a job search is incredibly stressful for college seniors as spring quickly approaches. There are thousands of other college seniors, in your exact position, vying for…

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How to Get an Internship with 4 Easy Rules

We love interns and want to help anybody looking for a summer internship beat the crowds. We have released four unspoken (and truly unconventional) tips to help…

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Have Student Loans? How You Can Save Thousands by Refinancing

About 7 out of 10 graduates from the class of 2015 left school carrying both a diploma and massive student debt, with the average graduate owing just over…

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Bilingual Jobs and Presenting Your Languages Skills on Your Resume

Bilingual employees can earn up to 5-20 percent more per hour than their counterparts. Highlighting your language skills is a unique way to stand out in the workforce,…

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The Electric Car Industry: How to Get a Job

Engineers are becoming more and more interested in how their skills can directly fulfill their passion. If you’re looking for a career that combines a love of mechanical and electrical engineering with your…

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4 Ways To Stop Student Loans From Ruining Your Life

As tuition fees soar, so does the average student debt. Fresh grads, young adults, and even people in their late thirties and early forties are hurting from poorly…

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Effectively Providing Job References to an Employer

At some point in the interview process, you will need to provide references. By this time, things are getting serious. Generally you are not asked to…

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How Important is Your College Major to Your Job Search?

College graduation ultimately means becoming consumed with your first job search. This process can be daunting, especially for those students who either had second thoughts about their…

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How to Plan for Retirement in 2060, According to a Writer

If you’re under 40 today, chances are you’re not going to retire until you are well into your 70s.  And when you do, the planet may be a…

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4 Careers Expected to Grow in 2016 and Beyond

It’s difficult to know if the career you’re training for right now will still be hiring when you graduate. Thankfully, the U.S. Bureau of Labor and…

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