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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

A New View on Work Experience: Every Job is a Real Job

Posted on: December 31st, 2015
You’re a college senior or recent graduate looking for your first full-time professional position. What’s your professional brand? What value and skills do you bring to the workplace? Over 60% of the candidates that we work with struggle in answering these questions. Most are either too focused on their academic ma ... Read Full Article

Matchmaking Model Helps New Grads Find Jobs

Posted on: December 31st, 2015
An article by Kara Westrich, COO of GradStaff, recently appeared in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Kara discusses why the entry-level job market is so inefficient and cites specific examples for how GradStaff's model breaks down those inefficiencies and helps great grads and great companies find each other. "This has c ... Read Full Article

Home for the Holidays: Tips for Navigating Job Search Questions

Posted on: December 16th, 2015
If you're a college senior or recent graduate about to head back home for the holidays, you'll likely be forced to engage in soul-crushing conversation about your job search and future plans. Believe me, I’ve been there. Even seemingly innocent grandmothers can be completely relentless. These family members obviousl ... Read Full Article

GradStaff Talks Employment Prospects for 2015 College Graduates

Posted on: December 15th, 2015
GradStaff CEO Bob LaBombard recently joined Caroline Dowd-Higgins on the "Your Working Life" podcast to talk about 2015 grads and the entry-level job search. Check out the full podcast HERE. ... Read Full Article