Financially Literate? Compare Yourself to These Stats!

Posted by Alan J. McMillan on Thu, Jul 31, 2014 @ 09:35 AM

Professionals from colleges all over America dedicated to building financial literacy amongst students on their campuses gathered at Ohio State University this week.  The National Summit on Financial Wellness, organized by Ohio State University and Indiana University, was a huge success if not ground breaking.

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Topics: Job Preparation, College Experience, College, Retirement Funds, Saving for Retirement, Retire Young, Retirement Age, Debt Free, Social Assurity

Being Socially Smart

Posted by Alan J. McMillan on Sat, Feb 08, 2014 @ 08:51 AM

I have come to admire an emerging firm, Social Assurity.  They deliver personalized social media management services for college and career advantage.  Social Assurity has quickly become a thought leader in the discussion of how social media impacts college admissions and career placement decisions. They entered the conversation with a new common sense approach advocating viewing social media as an asset.  As they say, “If colleges and employers are looking then give them something to see." 

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Topics: Job Search, Dream Jobs, Branding, Career Advantage, Network, College, Social Assurity, Rebecca Warner, Social Media