How to Navigate First Job Offer After Graduation

I heard this week from two former students who are anxiously waiting for job offers after surviving intensive interviews and reference checking. Their questions range from “Should I negotiate a higher salary?” to “What are the typical benefits that I should ask about?” Shortly after those conversations, I received a great guide from Pat Morgan…… Continue reading How to Navigate First Job Offer After Graduation

Evaluating a Job Offer

  Q.  After a long, stressful search, I received a job offer yesterday and need to accept by Friday.  It’s not exactly the job I wanted since it’s with a small, fairly new company that no one has ever heard of.  What do I need to know or ask before accepting the offer?  -BR A.  Congratulations, maybe.  Despite…… Continue reading Evaluating a Job Offer