Getting from College to Career Rev Ed (Paperback)

Your Essential Guide to Succeeding in the Real World

By Lindsey Pollak

HarperBusiness, 9780062069276, 352pp.

Publication Date: January 31, 2012

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (4/10/2007)

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Description

“A well-written, lively and easy to follow guide.”
—Time.com

“Perfect for today’s students, who inevitably want what they want (and only that!) when they want it.”
Campus Career Advisor

Getting from College to Career by Career Expert and Global Spokesperson for LinkedIn, Lindsey Pollak, is an insightful, essential world guide for college students and recent graduates who are preparing to embark upon a career beyond the university walls. Now newly revised to reflect the most recent changes in the economy and job market, these “90 things to do before you join the real world” will give every young grad a head start, providing essential information for adapting to and succeeding in a marketplace that is now more competitive than ever.



About the Author

Lindsey Pollak is a New York Times bestselling author, a keynote speaker, and one of the world’s lead-ing experts on Millennials and the multigenerational workplace. She is the author of The Remix: How to Lead and Succeed in the Multigenerational Workplace; Getting from College to Career: Your Essential Guide to Succeeding in the Real World and Becoming the Boss: New Rules for the Next Generation of Leaders. She has served as an official ambassador for LinkedIn, a Millennial workplace expert for The Hartford, and the chair of Cosmopolitan’s Millennial Advisory Board. A graduate of Yale University, she is based in New York City. 



Praise For Getting from College to Career Rev Ed: Your Essential Guide to Succeeding in the Real World

“Perfect for today’s students, who inevitably want what they want (and only that!) when they want it.”
— Campus Career Advisor

“A well-written, lively and easy to follow guide.”
— Time.com

“Pollak’s thorough research reveals some startling facts that the modern job-searcher may be overlooking.”
— Metro New York

“I find Lindsey’s advice on how to stand apart from the competition to be extremely valuable - especially as it relates to entrepreneurs…Getting From College to Career is a great read and a book I thoroughly enjoyed!”
— Cari Sommer, Forbes.com