Val Matta

October 14, 2019
career services

5 Ways to Lead Students to Career Services

In 2018, the fifth annual McGraw-Hill Future Workforce Survey revealed only four in 10 U.S. college students said they feel well-prepared for their future careers. This […]
September 30, 2019

10 Things to Never Say During a Job Interview

The job search is no walk in the park. In fact, a 2017 CareerBuilder study found 73 percent of job seekers feel it’s one of the […]
September 16, 2019

5 Emotionally Intelligent Ways to Help Your Employees Handle Stress

Let’s be honest, work is stressful. It’s up to you to create an environment where your employees can thrive and successfully navigate increasing workloads, distractions, negativity, […]
September 2, 2019

Job Seekers Should Be On Instagram – Help Them Use It Effectively

Instagram is for memes, dog videos, and — finding your dream job? Well, it is now. Influencers, companies, and other users have long benefited from the […]
August 5, 2019
instagram recruiting

Instagram Recruiting Is Here. 4 Ways to Ensure You’ll Get Noticed

You’ve heard it a million times: keep your social media presence professional. Facebook, Twitter and, of course, LinkedIn are now riddled with employers and recruiters searching […]
July 22, 2019

Prepare Your College Students For These Workplace Realities

Consider just how long your students have dreamed about their first jobs. Possibly even before Kindergarten, they were asked, “What do you want to be when […]
July 9, 2019

The Secret to Employee Retention is Actually Funny

Laughter really is the best medicine — and there’s science to prove it.  New research from the University of Kansas reveals that laughter is a predictor […]
June 24, 2019
post-graduation dream job

The Post-Graduation To-Do List That Will Land You In Your Dream Job

Summer means rest and relaxation. Well, for most people. Recent grads cannot afford to fully unwind. There’s little time to stop for long vacations as you […]
June 10, 2019

Download This Career To-Do List for Your Recent Grads

Congratulations! Summer is here, the hectic days leading up to graduation are over, and now you and the students you’ve helped mold can relax. For a […]
May 27, 2019

How to Offer a Better Severance Package for Displaced Workers

No employer wants to ever consider having to lay off a large portion of their workforce — but it happens. In 2019, alone, we’ve already seen […]
May 13, 2019
job descriptions

Rethinking Job Descriptions: The Secret to Reaching More Candidates

Right now, unemployment is the lowest it’s been in over a decade. In fact, according to the latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, only […]
April 29, 2019
gig economy jobs

Gig Economy Jobs: Be Sure They’re Right for Your Students

When companies like Uber and Postmates started, they expanded the number of gig economy jobs available. In fact, a 2018 report from Upwork revealed, in the […]