Job Hunting After Graduation

By: Sharna Johnson Training – “Check!” Parachute – “Check!” Possibility you’ll freeze up, the parachute won’t open and the ground will rush up to meet you, or worse yet, you will get stuck in a tree, lost and suspended helplessly forever – “…gulp…check…” Celebratory as it may be to move past your formal education, achieving a college degree is not really the end, it’s the beginning and the challenges of stepping into the next phase of life can feel a little like jumping out of an airplane. You probably didn’t…

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Graduation- Facing the Unknown

By: Rae Arnett With graduation rapidly approaching, my family has been full of advice on what my next steps need to be. My oldest brother believes you should find a job, make it your career, and stay with it. My mother is an adamant believer in being in a place you want to be. Don’t like New Mexico? Then move to another state you like better. Maybe you would just rather be in a different town? Look for jobs there! But my father has the best advice. “Your 20’s are…

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