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Leona Newell

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You Graduated, Now What?

By HR & Recruiting

CONGRATULATIONS to all of the New Grads – You Did It!   Graduation is an exciting time and the transition from college to professional life can be tough.  There are many important decisions to make and questions to be answered, but it doesn’t have to be a stressful or challenging time as long as you are prepared. If you have already landed your first job…

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Interviewing New Grads: Key Attributes to Look for

By HR & Recruiting

Now that you know why hiring a new grad can be beneficial to your business, how do you find the right fit that can hold up to your expectations of your sales team? Interviewing recent graduates is very different than interviewing seasoned candidates. The first step is to reset your expectations.  That’s right, RESET. As a company, you want to hire the best fit for the…

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Is Hiring New Grads a Catch-22?

By HR & Recruiting

Fresh out of school, new grads appear to have an abundance of entry-level opportunities when entering the working world. However, too often they don’t get hired due to a perceived lack of job experience, or other personal biases on the part of the interviewers that have little do with the job requirements. If you look in the dictionary, an entry-level job is defined as: relating…

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