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Job growth for new college grads

Marilyn Geewax from NPR looks at the sudden surge in hiring new college grads, despite slower job growth in April. Read full story

Soft Skills or Hard Skills: Which is worth more?

The way to get a job in the previous century was to have the skills needed for the job.  In order to be employable you More...

Even with debt, college still pays off

It has become increasingly difficult to find jobs, especially for recent college graduates who are stuck waiting for a job while the interest on their More...

PBSC to Honor Four at 16th Annual King Celebration January 15

(Lake Worth, Fla. – Jan. 9, 2015) Palm Beach State College will honor an organization and three individuals for their leadership and service during the 16th annual More...

Palm Beach Atlantic University Appoints Domeck Dean of Macarthur School of Leadership

WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. – The MacArthur School of Leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University, named for Catherine T. MacArthur wife of insurance entrepreneur John D. More...

Value of college? For millennials, $17,500 a year

Allison Linn at NBC News covers a new report from the Pew Research Center on the earnings gap between young high school- and college-educated workers. According to More...

America’s disappearing middle class

According to a recent poll by the Pew Research Center/USA Today, the number of Americans who view themselves as middle class has fallen significantly over the More...

What it takes to make new college graduates employable

Alina Tugend at The New York Times takes a look at how we can make new college graduates more attractive to employers while bridging the skills gap. More...

44 Percent of young college grads are underemployed (and that’s good news)

There’s been a fair bit of discussion lately about the difficulties recent graduates are facing in the workforce. This Atlantic Cities article by Jordan Weissmann, Yesterday, 44 percent More...

The college grad recovery continues

As America’s economy continues to recovery slowly, with only college graduates showing net added jobs in the past five and a half years. Matthew O’Brien More...

The biggest myth about college graduates and the recession: busted

There have been a lot of scare stories about the fate of young college graduates in these post-recession years–grim tales of the over-indebted and underemployed More...