Posts Tagged ‘Job Search’

Wearing My Military Uniform in the Business World

By - Jul 24, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Ben Faw, a combat veteran and former Army Captain, shares his thoughts on how prior members of the military can use their unique skill sets to battle the dangerously high young-veteran unemployment rate of 21.4%. Rank never equaled respect in the military, and neither will your...

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Goal Setting, Job Searching, and Sweet Careers

By - May 8, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

Job searchers, tune in! We’d like to introduce you to the woman who wants to help you refine your goals and figure out a meaningful career path. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Grace Kutney, founder and principle of Sweet Careers Consulting for some...

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Positive Employment Feedback from B-School Class of 2013

By - Nov 24, 14:50 PM   Comments [0]

In September, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) polled graduates in the b-school class of 2013 and found overall success when it came to finding jobs and valuing their degrees. Here are some highlights from the Global Management Education Graduate Survey: • 90% of 2013 graduates...

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How to Optimise a LinkedIn Profile in Anticipation of a Job Search

By - Jul 31, 15:06 PM   Comments [0]

LinkedIn, although one of the oldest social networking sites, is probably the most important when it comes to looking and applying for jobs. Your profile on LinkedIn is your chance to really sell yourself on the professional market and get the best opportunities available to...

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Against the Odds: Indian MBA Applicants – Prepare for Your Job Hunt Now

By - Jul 17, 12:35 PM   Comments [0]

So what if you make it? You get into your dream MBA program. Next you’re expecting to land your dream job upon graduation—in the US. It might not be that simple if you’re an Indian national. According to a recent Bloomberg article, only two out of...

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MBA Internship-to-Job Rate Rises as Employers Increasingly Pick from Summer Talent

By - Jul 2, 12:39 PM   Comments [0]

While the internship-to-job funnel has long existed in the banking and consulting industries, a Wall Street Journal article reports that more industries are filling full-time positions with their former MBA interns. And they’re not just increasing their internship-to-job rates, but some have started their hiring...

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MBAs Become More Popular in Eyes of Global Companies

By - May 29, 08:15 AM   Comments [0]

The latest GMAC survey reveals that MBAs are starting again to steal the hearts of recruiters worldwide. Recruiting is up and expected to improve further according to GMAC. You should review the whole report, but in the meantime, here are a few highlights from the...

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Good Employment News for Haas Grads

By - Jun 26, 02:23 AM   Comments [0]

Whether graduating from Haas with an MBA, Bachelor’s, or PhD, the job search seems to be getting a little bit easier. According to early employment data for the MBA grads, the “mean and median base salary for the class [is] currently trending to exceed last...

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The Future Looks Bright for B-School Grads

By - Jun 12, 20:02 PM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com Class of 2012 grads are breathing a collective sigh of relief—and likely doing some version of the happy dance—as they embark on their post-MBA careers in a job market that looks several shades brighter...

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An Optimistic Look at 2011 MBA Hiring

By - Dec 20, 11:27 AM   Comments [0]

GMAC’s Year-End Poll of Employment shows an improvement in MBA hiring in the last year and provides an optimistic look at 2011 hiring trends as well. Here are some key findings from the survey: 64% of the 210 employers who participated in the Corporate Recruiters Survey said...

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