There Is Life After College

There Is Life After College

What Parents and Students Should Know About Navigating School to Prepare for the Jobs of Tomorrow

Book - 2016
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There Is Life After College offers students, parents, and even recent graduates the practical advice and insight they need to jumpstart their careers. Education expert Jeffrey Selingo answers key questions--Why is the transition to post-college life so difficult for many recent graduates? How can graduates market themselves to employers that are reluctant to provide on-the-job training? What can institutions and individuals do to end the current educational and economic stalemate?--and offers a practical step-by-step plan every young professional can follow. From the end of high school through college graduation, he lays out exactly what students need to do to acquire the skills companies want. Full of tips, advice, and insight, this wise, practical guide will help every student, no matter their major or degree, find real employment--and give their parents some peace of mind.
Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers,, [2016]
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780062388865
006238886X
Branch Call Number: 650.14 SE48
Characteristics: xix, 297 pages ; 24 cm

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Nov 05, 2017

A great resource for parents of future students and for students themselves. It highlights problems with the current higher education in the US, as well as offers pointers to solutions.

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