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Viewing posts from: September 2015

What’s on the Minds of Recent Grads?

by Joan Tabb in Blog

Results from a recent survey done by Great in 8 Coaching to query recent college grads about their thoughts on their upcoming employment prospects and career development needs revealed both disturbing and instructive findings. Disturbing because the #1 thing of each young person’s mind was a big four letter word starting with an F. That word is FEAR. The results were also instructive as they gave me vital and actionable information that I will use to guide my career coaching work with this audience.

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