College is More Than Just a Degree: A Major Doesn’t Define A Career

Posted on: April 20th, 2016
An article written by GradStaff CEO Bob LaBombard recently appeared in the Philadelphia Business Journal. In this brief article, LaBombard discusses the disconnect between the belief that the major you choose has to lead to your future career. Instead, college is an opportunity to take advantage of situations in which ... Read Full Article

Time to Register for GradStaff’s Job Search Strategies Webinar!

Posted on: April 11th, 2016
What's Next? Job Search Strategies for Graduating Seniors April 21st, 2016 We had a great turnout for the Spring 2016 Job Search Strategies Webinar. If we unfortunately missed you, don't worry! You can watch the webinar in full or download the slides by clicking HERE. This webinar is for anyone who is still undecided ... Read Full Article

What Recent Grads Should Know About Joining the Workforce

Posted on: April 11th, 2016
GradStaff CEO Bob LaBombard recently joined M.B. Roberts of Parade Magazine to talk about upcoming college graduates entering the Entry-Level Job Market. He discusses common obstacles of the Entry-Level candidate, strategies to overcome those obstacles, and also what millennials are looking for while entering the work ... Read Full Article

How 2016 Grads Can Strengthen Their Job Search Strategy

Posted on: March 16th, 2016
On Monday, March 14th, GradStaff’s CEO, Bob LaBombard, was featured on David Goldberg’s Transforming Higher Education program, produced by Big Beacon Radio. The one-hour interview, with substitute host and recent grad Emma Schoenfelner, focused on the job market facing May 2016 grads and what new grads can expect a ... Read Full Article

Finally, Job Market is Hot for Millenials

Posted on: March 7th, 2016
GradStaff CEO Bob LaBombard wrote a commentary that was featured on CNBC.com. The full commentary follows, or you follow the link to read it on CNBC.com. The class of 2016 entered one of the strongest entry-level job markets in recent memory. Thanks to an aging workforce and low unemployment, 2016 grads were well po ... Read Full Article

2016 Job Market Looks Hopeful for 2016 Grads

Posted on: February 8th, 2016
GradStaff CEO Bob LaBombard is confident that this will be the best year for jobs since the recession in 2008. He recently appeared in Saint Cloud State University's University Chronicle to talk about job search strategies for graduating seniors. "Candidates who demonstrate good time management, effective communicati ... Read Full Article

Owning the Career Fair: 5 Tips for Leaving with an Interview

Posted on: January 12th, 2016
We’ve all seen the flyers around campus, received the emails from Career Services, and had professors promote it at the end of class: the career fair is this week, don’t forget to attend! Career fairs can feel like the Hunger Games of entry-level employment. Rows of booths are staggered across the gym floor, there ... Read Full Article

GradStaff Talks Job Search Tips on Local CBS Affiliate

Posted on: January 6th, 2016
GradStaff CEO Bob LaBombard was recently featured on WCCO - Minnesota to give a primer on job prospects for college seniors and recent grads as well as tips and strategies for success. You can view the full 3 minute clip HERE. ... Read Full Article