Employment and Unemployment of College Grads

This article provides the August 2014 BLS monthly unemployment and employment data and analysis for bachelor's degree college grads aged 20-24, given to the Curran … [Read more...]

A Reality Check for Law School Students

Law school represents a significant commitment of time and money. For decades, the perceived benefits have outweighed the costs, but in the second decade of the 21st … [Read more...]

What Can You Do With a Degree in Archeology?

The current national focus on the cost of a college education and loan default rates has caused many to debate the value of a liberal arts degree. On one side of the … [Read more...]

The Unemployment of Recent Grads: February 2014

Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Unemployment Rates for March 2014: Bachelor's degree grads, aged 20-24: 6.4% This compares to: Bachelor's degree grads, aged over … [Read more...]

The Big Disconnect Between College and Career

The Big Disconnect Between College and Career Students and parents want a college education to lead to a better job. Recent surveys from Inside Higher Ed and Gallup … [Read more...]

Associate Vice President, Career and Professional Development, AUGUSTANA COLLEGE, IL

This post answers key questions about the AVP position, which opened on January 30 and closes on March 7, 2014. It also includes the full job description with … [Read more...]

New Grads Left Behind in Jobs Recovery of 2013

When the Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released its annual unemployment statistics for 2013, there was good news for every major cohort except one: Bachelor’s … [Read more...]

Career Deceptions: How We Are Failing Our College Grads, and What We Must Do About It

We can all recite the message: Do well at school, load up on extra-curriculars, go to a good college, graduate, get a well-paying job. It sounds easy. Well worth the … [Read more...]

Boston College Executive Director Career Center Job Description

The Curran Consulting Group is assisting Boston College with its search for a newly envisioned Executive Director of the Career Center. For definite consideration, please … [Read more...]

Why Can’t the Wake Forest Career Model Work For Us All?

Mention the word “career” in the college presidential suite or the trustee boardroom, and all attention focuses on Wake Forest, a nationally-ranked university in … [Read more...]