Effective Use of Gen Y Talent…Why We Need to Look Beyond Job Descriptions

Originally posted on Gen Y Girl:
  Companies are struggling these days. Times are tough. There’s a lot of work to be done, plenty of jobs that need to be filled, yet in many instances, there’s no money to fill them.   Well that’s a problem…   So how do we fix this? It’s simple, really.   We…

And Another One…

I think I have a little bit of an obsession for awesome yet controversial commencement speeches. And I know for most of you graduation has already occurred and your probably sick of hearing it. But this speech is like none other. Actually it’s the complete opposite of my commencement speech which was fucking awesome, super … Continue reading

Redesign of website coming soon… along with job board.

Followers of University Ave, please stay tuned for a redesign of the website that will include a job board. We’ll be teaming up with a few other businesses to provide a job board along with running contests to win free resume rebuilds and coaching. If you or anyone you know is looking to post jobs … Continue reading

Work Lessons from The Hunger Games (so good we posted it again!)

So by now I’m sure everyone’s tired of hearing about the Hunger Games. But too bad. I’m still going to write about it. Yea, there are a lot of people annoyed by yet another teen love triangle but I have to say, I picked up some essential business lessons while watching the movie and paying … Continue reading

Lessons a Post Grad Can Learn from Don’t Trust the B—- in Apt. 23

Lessons a Post Grad Can Learn From Don’t Trust the B—- in Apt. 23: It is okay to stray from your life plan. It is okay to lose your job at an elite mortgage firm because it has been raided by the cops.  Just find a new one at a coffee shop with a coworker … Continue reading

Budget Tools: Mint.com

We’re not going to tell you what to budget, but if you’re planning on creating a budget for anything… college, saving to get a new car, moving out, etc… we urge you to check out Mint.com. Mint will sync with your debit cards, credit cards, students loans, car loans, house loans… anything you can throw … Continue reading

We want YOU.

With all of our writers, authors, and bloggers we always try to give you guys everything and anything you’d want and need to know when it comes to college and life post graduation. But we always want to hear from you if there’s something we’re not covering. Don’t be shy. No topic is off topic. … Continue reading

How to Build Your Resume Over the Summer

Summer is upon us!  It’s time to put all the stress of class behind us for a few months to relax, hang out with friends, and just have fun.  However, it is important that you think of your career during this break as well.  During school you are more invested getting to class on time, … Continue reading

Drive productivity with Google Drive

A few weeks ago we had a post about Dropbox and all its benefits. How it can make you more productive and how easy and simple it is to use. Well folks, we mine as well introduce you to Google Drive as well. Google Drive is a cloud storage service very similar to Dropbox that … Continue reading

Staying Sane During Finals Week

For those of you lucky enough to be done with the school year already, take this article as a cautionary tale for next semester. But if like me you find yourself in the sea of papers, last-minute cram sessions and Red Bull also known as “Hell Week”, you’ll certainly be able to relate to this. … Continue reading