Tough Job Market for Some Grads

Posted by Judy Anne Cavey on Feb 9, 2011 in , , , , , , | 4 Comments

This is the second of an extensive three part post regarding internships for students and grads. The third post will be on Thursday.

Recent grad, or soon to be one?

If you’re not in the top 10-20% of your class, you’ll face one of the most difficult job markets in decades.

But, don’t let that discourage you, read on…

The affects of a downtrend in the economy are far-reaching, and some grads face an especially difficult uphill climb, even if they find employment. Disappointing starting positions–and even more disappointing salaries–which can stunt a career in the long haul, are the new norm for those not in the top 10-20%. Below you’ll find helpful tips to ensure employment.