Essentials College Grads are Missing as They Enter Workforce

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[Editor's Note: There is a notable difference at times between someone just out of college and another person well-schooled in the work world (even in the most basics of jobs like say the grocery store clerk). Even so, it there are some very basic ways that college should prepare students for the work world that they are not. Check out this excellent report to learn more about the essentials that seem to be missing. - Paula G]

How College Doesn’t Prepare Students For The Workworld

For all the talk about how college is essential to landing a good job after graduation, college often fails to prepare students for the workforce in some key ways. Many students graduate without ever having been taught essentials like how to address both sides of an issue, why you should write short, not long, and more.

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