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Why your college grad can't find a job

January 09, 2012

"Our higher education system was conceived as a vehicle to teach students how to think, not to prepare for a career per se," observes career adviser Allison Cheston. "While students may have been taught how to think, they are frequently missing the skills that make them good employees." In her opinion piece published on Fox, she notes that "the hallmark of someone who had found career success after graduation from college turned out to be early internships."


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