23 Sep

How Do I Prepare for a Career as an IT Business Analyst?

Even if your degree is unrelated to the career path you want to pursue, there are ways you can strengthen your relevant skills while still in college. G10 Associates recruiting lead Tara Wyborny shares three ways to build business analysis skills. […]

5 Dec

Office Holiday Party Etiquette

The holidays are here once again, and that means social gatherings are piling up on calendars. Chances are you will have at least one corporate or professional gathering to attend. These gatherings can present plenty of opportunities to socialize, build your network and introduce yourself to leaders in your organization or field. Here are some tips to make the most of your holiday get-togethers. […]

18 Aug

How to Go About Negotiating Your Job Compensation Package

As the Recruiting lead for the G10 Associates Program I have hired hundreds of recent college graduates. The hiring is process new and sometimes confusing to young professionals. Understanding how and when to discuss pay and benefits is often something that new graduates overlook; negotiation a very important part of the process that requires just as much attention and tact as the interview process. […]

25 Apr

The Importance of Perception – Shaping Your Professional Reality

You have landed your first official job after college, now reality has set in, you have approximately 90,000 hours of work to go before retirement. That number can be overwhelming, but those who attack their career with passion and drive will find most (let's be honest here) of that time can be fulfilling. Understanding the impact of the first phase of your career can dramatically change how you view yourself, and how others view you during that same time. […]

28 Mar

Client FAQs: Part One

When meeting with clients, I receive many questions surrounding college hire programs – specifically, what sets the G10 Associates program apart from other college hire programs. Below are responses to some of the questions I am most frequently asked regarding college hire initiatives […]

28 Feb

Evaluating Career Opportunities

When looking for your first job, it is likely that you are putting your best foot forward with potential employers in hopes that they will “pick” you. What many college grads don’t realize often enough is that the interview process is a two way street. As much as a potential employer is evaluating if you are a fit for them, you should be evaluating whether the company is a fit for you. […]

16 Jan

Crunch Time

Graduation is almost here! While it can be tempting to coast through your final semester, now is not the time to slack off. In addition to maintaining your GPA and keeping up with the extracurriculars that complement or enhance your course of study, you have an additional task this semester – finding a job. […]

2 Dec

Corporate Party Etiquette

With the holiday season upon us, you will likely be invited to at least one corporate holiday function. These get togethers can be great networking opportunities, providing you a comfortable environment to meet with executives and team members. When attending these events, you want to be sure you are putting your best foot forward, and are avoiding saying or doing anything that could come off as unprofessional. […]

27 Nov

Getting a Job…. From Application to Job Offer

Many college students don’t have a basic understanding of the hiring process. This lack of familiarity can create missteps that result in grads missing out on potentially perfect career opportunities. Starting with the application phase, very often students do not recognize that getting an interview is a numbers game. Simply put, you have to apply to a lot of jobs, even jobs that may not be a “perfect fit.” […]

20 Nov

Making the Most of Career Fairs

Career fairs provide the opportunity to make an impression in a way that a resume cannot. You are able to make face-to-face connections with recruiters who will be making the hiring decisions for their companies. When meeting a recruiter, you want to stand out – for positive reasons of course. Here are some helpful tips on how to make a great first impression at your next career fair. […]