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Parents: 3 Tips to Guide Your College Graduate This Summer
College Graduates

Parents: 3 Tips to Guide Your College Graduate This Summer

The first is to accept failure as "the new normal."
Kristen Hamilton
Hire the Right Recent Graduates for Your Startup With These 4 Tips
Hiring

Hire the Right Recent Graduates for Your Startup With These 4 Tips

You may find yourself with an influx of applications from new entrants to the job market. How do you find the best?
Chuck Cohn
3 Tips Graduates Won't Hear at Commencement
College Graduates

3 Tips Graduates Won't Hear at Commencement

Why you should stop chasing the perfect job and start creating it.
Jeff Goins
Want to Cure Income Inequality? Promote Entrepreneurship.
Income Inequality

Want to Cure Income Inequality? Promote Entrepreneurship.

Convince America's smart young grads to forego law school and med school in favor of a business startup.
Andrew Yang
The 3 Smartest Things Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel Told Grads
Snapchat

The 3 Smartest Things Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel Told Grads

The founder and CEO of mobile app Snapchat spoke at the University of Southern California Marshall undergraduate commencement ceremony. Here's a synopsis of his best thoughts.
Catherine Clifford
4 Ways College Grads Can Prepare for Their First Real Job
College Graduates

4 Ways College Grads Can Prepare for Their First Real Job

The time between graduation and the first day of work is a crucial opportunity to get ready for the rest of your life.
Eddy Ricci
10 Student Discounts You Can Still Use After Graduating (Infographic)
Infographics

10 Student Discounts You Can Still Use After Graduating (Infographic)

When you're an entrepreneur, every penny counts. Recent grads looking to launch their own businesses can save a little money -- and still have a life -- by getting deals on everything from computers to movie tickets.
Carly Okyle
College Seniors, Comb Through Your Contacts Now to Jump Start Your Job Search
College Graduates

College Seniors, Comb Through Your Contacts Now to Jump Start Your Job Search

Somewhere among your family, friends, Facebook friends and friends of friends you'll find the people who will help you launch your career.
Eddy Ricci
For Older Graduates, Going to College Still Pays
College Graduates

For Older Graduates, Going to College Still Pays

A new Gallup poll finds that waiting to earn a degree until age 25 or older does not hamper a graduate's subsequent income.
Laura Entis
The Biggest Blown Opportunity in Your Business
Mentoring

The Biggest Blown Opportunity in Your Business

Most likely, someone in your organization is disengaged, and all their potential is falling through the gap. But there's a simple solution.
John Brubaker
How We Pay for College Is Broken
College

How We Pay for College Is Broken

The way most Americans pay for college -- a patchwork system of loans, grants, and scholarships from colleges -- was largely created generations ago, when fewer people went to college and when the price tag of a college was a lot less.
Choosing Between Opportunity and the Comfort of Home
Global Business

Choosing Between Opportunity and the Comfort of Home

A Waze manager recalls his painful decision to leave his native turf, California's Central Valley, to explore greener entrepreneurial options.
Eric M. Ruiz
What I Learned From Being a Broke, Unemployed Graduate
Persistence

What I Learned From Being a Broke, Unemployed Graduate

Generous mentors pave the way for a would-be startup staffer, one with a very positive attitude.
Eric M. Ruiz
Choosing the Employer That Will Skyrocket Your Career
Careers

Choosing the Employer That Will Skyrocket Your Career

To ensure your career doesn't hit a dead end, make sure you anticipate industry moves and catch the next big wave.
Dan Yoo