From College to Career: Her First Job After Graduation

Authored by Diane Propsner is an advocate of women’s colleges and blogs about their advantages on her blog site. She has an undergraduate degree in biology from a women’s college in Pennsylvania. Her career involves recruiting within the life sciences and technology as well as providing coaching services for job seekers.

I don’t know about you, but I always get tickled pink when I learn about a person getting hired, maybe it’s the recruiter in me. And there’s something extra special when it’s the first job after college.

For this blog post, I decided to check in with several women’s colleges to see what jobs their newest alumnae have landed; and I’m so glad I did. Getting acquainted with these young women is always inspiring. And knowing they are well prepared to embrace any career they choose makes me smile. Building on a solid academic education, including opportunities for developing skills and leadership abilities, they also had the career services support necessary, including strong alumnae networks to tap into. Read More…