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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

Career coaching on the rise among recent grads and young professionals

Five years ago, Gwen Elliot had a dream: Getting a job at the Oprah Winfrey Network. When she graduated from Ryerson University in 2010, armed More...

Niagara Falls will pay your student loans

Sorry to all of the Canadian students reading this post, but it is the American Niagara Falls that is offering this deal.  Niagara Falls in More...

The real reason that young people can’t find jobs

Derek Thompson writes in The Atlantic about why young people can’t find jobs in the American economy. He offers three reasons for the youth unemployment rate. More...

Attention Grads: Being overeducated for your first job can hurt your career

TIME.com has some bad news for graduates: the job you take today could impact your salary later on in your career. Using information from Duke and More...

The best launch pads for new grads

Anne Fisher at CNNMoney takes a look at the top five cities in the United States for recent graduates to launch their careers: Minneapolis, Seattle, Irving, Denver, and More...

It’s an exceptionally bad time to be a recent college grad

Jillian Berman writes in The Huffington Post about the tough time recent graduates in the United States are having finding employment after graduation. She provides data More...

South Africa’s entrepreneurs tackle youth unemployment crisis

According to BBC News‘ Lerato Mbele, entrepreneurs in South Africa have found new ways to handle the country’s high youth unemployment using mobile technology.  These More...

College grad job forecast for 2014: The good, the bad and the murky

The editors over at the Big Think take a look at the recent recruiting trends from Michigan State University’s Collegiate Employment Research Institute, highlighting what they call the More...

Best jobs and cities for grads in Canada

We’ve heard a lot lately about the challenges young people are facing in the Canadian labour market. Some areas offer more opportunities for recent graduates. 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...