How to make the most of your final semester

Posted on: January 29th, 2018
As a college senior beginning your final semester and maybe yet to find (or start looking for) your first post-college job, it can be difficult to decide which opportunities to pursue. By staying mindful of the resources around you, you’ll be able to make the most out of your remaining months as a student, and he ... Read Full Article

Job Search Tactics

Posted on: January 29th, 2018
At Avenica, we've helped more than 10,000 college graduates kick-start their careers, and after conducting hundreds of thousands interviews, we're able to offer unique insights to job seekers and hiring companies alike. Avenica CEO Brian Weed provided tips for job seekers in an article entitled, Job Search Tactics for ... Read Full Article

Forbes Article – Helping New Grads Launch In The Workforce – And Why It’s Vital To Companies

Posted on: January 23rd, 2018
It is easy to place blame on one group or another regarding the overall underemployment and overall career dissatisfaction new college graduates struggle with. Avenica CEO Brian Weed and Ryan Craig, Managing Partner with University Ventures discuss the companies' role in solving these impactful issues in this recent a ... Read Full Article

5 Self-Assessment Tools for Job Seekers

Posted on: January 22nd, 2018
The majority of the college graduates seeking entry-level roles we connect with at Avenica tell us their primary obstacle in their job search is that they don't know where they fit in the workforce. It is difficult to know what positions may be the best fit, but the best place to start is to identify your skills so you ... Read Full Article

Business Journals Shares 3 Tips to Close the Unemployment Gap

Posted on: January 4th, 2018
Avenica CEO Brian Weed shares some insightful information for employers looking to hire at the entry level and help combat the staggering underemployment gap in this article in the Business Journals.   More than 40 percent of entry-level college graduates are underemployed, either unemployed or employed in ... Read Full Article

Adapting to a changing job market

Posted on: January 3rd, 2018
The job market today is vastly different from what it was 20 years ago, and graduating students today are having much different job-searching experiences than that of their parents or even older siblings. With new opportunities and resources come new challenges, and there are a number of ways students and entry-lev ... Read Full Article

10 Things to Consider Other Than the Job Title

Posted on: December 19th, 2017
When looking for new job opportunities, it’s important to be mindful of various aspects of the role that will make it a good long term fit. It can be easy to be take a job title or description at face value and either be lured or discouraged by what the position looks like on paper. There are many elements of a j ... Read Full Article

Making a Great First Impression

Posted on: November 16th, 2017
  When heading into an interview, there are a number of ways that you can come prepared to make a great first impression and focus the employer’s attention on your strengths and the value that you could add to the organization. Here are a few to consider: 1. Dress comfortably and professionally Comi ... Read Full Article