Graduates: Plan Ahead To Protect Your Potential
This article was written by Lindsey Pollak, author of Getting from College to Career: Your Essential Guide to Succeeding in the Real World, on behalf of the Happy Grad Project. Many graduates are facing a challenging job market, with student loan debt. My advice to job seekers is to plan ahead and protect your potential. Related: What Are The Hardest Challenges Facing College Graduates? To help make this planning easier, I’ve partnered with The Hartford on an educational campaign to help raise awareness among Millennials on the value of investing in their futures. The Hartford’s My Tomorrow website offers tips on "real world" decisions, such as careers, finances, and benefits, to help empower young employees to take control of their futures and careers.