Tag Archives: first job

When Did “Above Average” Become “Not Good Enough”?

By Eirinn Norrie As a recent college graduate, I’ve been feeling the pressure that comes with having a good resume and good grades. Navigating the job market and scrambling to get a job has been brutal. After several rejections, I kept thinking, “could I have done more in school? If I had taken on another […]

How to Take Your Personal Brand from Zero to 100, Real Quick

By Nicole E. Spears Chances are, you didn’t have to walk uphill both ways to school as a kid. Congrats, millennial! In your day and age, building a personal brand has become the new necessary evil. Whether you love the spotlight or can’t stand talking about ~feelings~, the era of self-marketing is in full-swing. It’s […]

Peers for Development: A New Avenue for Peer Advisement

By Joe Pisicolo  Not many would disagree that the concept of peer advising can provide unique benefits and effective results for students.  Like getting advice from a sibling or a friend, having someone similar in age and experience to use as a soundboard for your thoughts and concerns can be extremely useful.  A supplement to […]

A New Method for Career Development

By Joe Pisicolo  I have no idea what I want to be when I grow up. That’s a candid statement that may emit a notion of confusion or indecisiveness when, truly, it is becoming the foundation of many conscious and strategic career development approaches. Almost gone are the days when you decide on a single […]