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Jobstreet 2017 report: Highest paying jobs for fresh grads

Mar 15, 2017 - 6:54 PM

Here are the top paying jobs for fresh graduates and which schools companies hire from the most

3 reasons why it’s okay to job-hop

Sep 08, 2016 - 7:55 PM

Job hopping is within your arsenal of career moves but it s a tricky tool to wield Rappler columnist Jonathan Yabut shares how to make job hopping work for you

Job-hopping: 10 Possible risks and potential rewards

Aug 30, 2016 - 8:48 PM

How to ease the professional move and avoid big conflicts with your former employers

Job-hopping: Good or bad for your career?

Aug 21, 2016 - 8:49 PM

Many employers frown upon it but sometimes it feels necessary to leave a company you ve just joined when it isn t working out How do you manage this? Join our Twitter convo to share your best advice on this topic

15 hard lessons fresh grads learn from first jobs out of college

Aug 09, 2016 - 8:04 PM

Reality bites – or does it? Among the gems: Panindigan mo lahat nang papasukan mo

WE'VE BEEN THERE. First jobbers share stories on their jobs after college. All Rappler photos

How this fresh grad applied for his first job before getting his diploma

Aug 02, 2016 - 8:44 PM

Just graduated and looking for a job? Here s how this fresh grad did it – even before getting his diploma

Photo from Facebook via Kalibrr

How to answer the job interview question 'Why shouldn't we hire you?'

Jun 21, 2016 - 5:34 PM

Also how to answer a related question: Why should we hire you?

Illustration by Ernest Fiestan

WATCH: Hank Azaria delivers hilarious commencement speech in 'The Simpsons' voices

May 27, 2016 - 10:44 PM

Chief Wiggum Moe the Bartender Apu the Old Sea Captain and the Comic Book Guy dish out important life lessons for this year s Tufts University graduates

Screengrab from YouTube/tuftsu

After the job interview: How to deal with the long wait

May 25, 2016 - 9:21 PM

The wait is sometimes the hardest part What can you do to help yourself through when the phone isn t ringing and the inbox remains empty after your job interview?

Illustration by Ernest Fiestan/Rappler

[Podcast] 'I thought I was too good for my job': 10 first job fails

Apr 04, 2016 - 8:44 PM

A 2 million peso mistake screwing up an important job interview That s not my job – 10 first job rookie mistakes nobody really talks about

7 job interview myths you should stop believing

Mar 27, 2016 - 9:52 PM

Once you ve got your foot in the door bring your A game to that job interview Here are 7 job interview myths – and key tips – to think about

Jobstreet releases salary report 2016: Which jobs pay fresh grads the highest?

Mar 15, 2016 - 7:41 PM

UPDATED Find out how much fresh graduates earn on average according to Jobstreet

Choose: High-paying job vs chasing your passion?

Jun 25, 2015 - 6:48 PM

Would you stay at a high paying job you didn t love? Would you chase your dreams even if your income isn t guaranteed?

Don't make these 5 resume writing mistakes

Jun 24, 2015 - 8:37 PM

Tips to write your best resume yet Check out your current resume to see if you re making any of these mistakes

From classroom to office: 4 important tips for fresh grads at first jobs

Apr 22, 2015 - 12:01 PM

The transition from being a senior at school to being a newbie in the work force is tough and scary – but hang in there

The number 1 thing PH employers want to hear about in a job interview

Apr 09, 2015 - 9:18 PM

Grades are NOT 1 on the list according to Jobstreet s recently released Jobs and Salary Report 2015

Dingdong Dantes to fresh grads: Enjoy life, but have direction

Apr 01, 2015 - 9:44 PM

The actor stopped college to pursue showbiz but graduated last March 2014 with a degree in Business Administration Here he shares his advice for new grads

10 tips for fresh grads

Apr 01, 2015 - 4:00 PM

Have fun and embark on every little adventure that you have dreamed of with your friends

Your 10 common job interview questions, answered

Mar 30, 2015 - 9:39 PM

Why shouldn t we hire you? What s your greatest weakness? Readers send in 10 scary job interview questions

Georgina Wilson to fresh grads: Set yourselves apart, give it your all

Mar 29, 2015 - 2:16 PM

Before continuing her modeling career Georgina studied finance and economics in college Here she talks about the first step to crafting your career

Let's talk: Tell us your best job interview tips and advice

Mar 28, 2015 - 3:05 PM

All the insecurities mistakes nerves that come with job interviews – let s chat

To march or not to march: A fresh grad's reflection

Mar 26, 2015 - 6:31 PM

Is the graduation march really necessary?

WITHIN REACH. What are the reasons that held me back to march?

5 things employers hate about hiring fresh grads

Mar 25, 2015 - 3:43 PM

Yikes Read on to find out what they are

Purpose, focus: 5 things fresh grads can learn from Kris Aquino

Mar 09, 2014 - 12:30 AM

You don t become Queen of All Media without picking up a thing or two about work and success Here are a few takeaways from Kris speech at the recent Go Negosyo event

QUEEN OF ALL MEDIA. Industry icon Kris Aquino shared a thing or two about life and career at the 6th Go Negosyo Filipina Entrepreneurship Summit. Screengrab from YouTube