Does Your GPA Get You Hired?

Adam Grant, an organizational psychologist at Wharton, explains “What Straight-A Students Get Wrong” and the crux of his argument is that grades are not a predictor of career success. He cites research that shows “the correlation between grades and job performance is modest in the first year after college and trivial within a handful of

5 Reasons Why You Blew Your Job Interview

You got called for a job interview! That, in itself, is fantastic news. Clearly, your resume articulated how your skills and background could potentially make you the best candidate for the job. You made it to the Short List. On paper, at least, you look reasonably good to the recruiter or hiring manager. Maybe you are The One

College Student Resumes: Here’s What You’re Doing Wrong

“It’s late September and I really should be getting back to school,” sang Rod Stewart in Maggie May. Okay, so if you’re a college student, then you probably aren’t familiar with the song….but for those of you who haven’t yet found jobs, there’s no going back to school; you need a resume that will get you