Tag: college

Career Rules They Don’t Teach You in College! #HRFamous

On episode 60 of The HR Famous Podcast, longtime HR leaders (and friends) Tim Sackett, Kris Dunn, and Jessica Lee come together to discuss vacations in St. George, Utah, the crew’s favorite career rules, and an update on hourly hiring in the U.S. Listen (click this link if you don’t see the player) and be sure to subscribe, rate, and review (Apple Podcasts) and follow (Spotify)! Show Highlights…

Chill Out: It Really Doesn’t Matter Where Your Kids Go to College

I’ve got a junior in High School, and you know what that means – time for admission envy, parental handwringing and everything that goes with along with that. Sarah’s going to Vanderbilt/Harvard/Stanford. Man, I wish my kid would have worked harder… I get it – we all want more for our kids. To the extent they’ve worked hard, we want them to go to the…

The NCAA Transfer Portal in the New College Athlete Job Board!

If you are into college athletics, you have heard of the NCAA Transfer portal. If you are not into college athletics, basically the transfer portal is the technology used for an athlete of one school to let everyone involved know they intend to move from their current school to a new school. There are over 500,000 student-athletes at NCAA sanctioned schools. For the most…

The Lost Generation of College Recruits

Read Time1 Minute, 0 Second “This year’s class of graduating seniors is especially impacted. College recruiting has a strict cadence and timeline and, with each passing day, the class of 2020 is facing the prospect of being completely excluded from the recruiting process.” - Michael Kannisto, Ph.D.   The Lost Generation of College Recruits   Pandemic Erases Normal College Recruiting in 2020   The…

Handshake Announces $80M in New Funding for College Recruiting

Read Time5 Minute, 14 Second SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Handshake, the number one site for early talent to find a job and get hired, today announced an $80 million financing round led by GGV Capital with participation from EQT Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Spark Capital and True Ventures, along with Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Emerson Collective and Imaginable Futures. The infusion of capital will enable Handshake…

Uncubed Expands Online College Recruiting Solution

NEW YORK (PRWEB) MARCH 23, 2020 Uncubed announces an expansion of the company’s successful online recruiting platform for entry-level hiring, in response to the coronavirus pandemic and the mass closing of US colleges, universities, and other in-person training programs. Uncubed’s solution is a 100% digital platform where companies access diverse, prescreened talent from the Uncubed candidate network. The offering is delivered as a tech-enabled service…

Harper College Brings HR and Finance Teams Together with Oracle

This post was originally published on this site Originally published on Oracle.com Leading community college selects Oracle Cloud Applications for ERP, EPM, and HCM to increase efficiencies and provide innovative student services Harper College, one of the largest community colleges in Illinois and winner of the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Award for Best Practices in Community College Budgeting, has selected Oracle Cloud Applications to help…

How Would a College Education be Different if you Were an Investor?!

There’s a concept that is starting to gain some steam in college tuition funding called “Income Share Agreements”. The basis of these agreements is pretty much “I” (the investor) pays “you” (the student) to go to college and get an education. Once you graduate and get a job, I take some of your annual salary for an agreed-upon time. From the Washington Post: In…

Don’t Go to College! You Could Make $2 Million Over Your Lifetime!

$2.7 Million is a lot of money (the average high someone in college will make over a forty-year career). Marketwatch released the list of the top colleges and your potential return on investment. Nowadays, going to college is an investment, for most four-year degrees you’ll pay at least six figures and it has many parents and students wondering if it’s really worth it! Here’s…

College Students Have No Idea You Want to Recruit Them!

For part of my career, I did the standard corporate college recruiting gig. It sounds “super-cool” when you first think about it. “Wait, I get to fly around the country and go the best college campuses and recruit people who actually want to be recruited?!” The reality is college recruiting as a corporate recruiter is much less sexy. Think a lot of Courtyard Marriotts, a…

College Students: Are you adding your side-hustle to your resume!?

I got killed a few weeks ago by some trolls on Twitter over posting this tweet: I get that many people need to work side hustles to make ends meet in today’s world. I wasn’t talking about these folks working their butts off to make ends meet. I myself work side hustles. In today’s #outrage culture, this tweet was seen as insensitive by some…

College Athletes: You better have some experience!

My oldest son is so close to being off the payroll and graduating college I can almost taste it! Because he transferred schools after his first two years he has a couple of classes to make up, but he has a great internship this summer, so he’s going back to school in the fall to finish up his senior year. He plays college baseball,…