Blog categorized as Career

Why Is Defynance The Best Option to Eliminate Student Debt

Student loan borrowers have looked to student loan refinancing as a measure to reduce their financial burden. However, refinancing existing student loans with a lower interest rate may lower the financial burden to some degree but it does not eliminate the inherent danger of debt that manifests duri...

23.06.22 07:54 PM - Comment(s)
How To Fight Job Search-Related Mental Stress

Job searching is still a stressful exercise even with technological advances that are designed to make it simpler and easier. 

Even the brightest candidates with sound qualifications and experience struggle to find jobs that align with their skills and values. From a mental health perspective, t...

25.05.22 11:02 PM - Comment(s)
Research Your Way Out Of Student Debt

Considering the challenges faced by high school students planning to obtain higher education, it is always advisable to research the student debt landscape as early as possible. In fact, it is never too late to research how to deal with student debt. You should start as early as high school, but als...

18.05.22 10:54 PM - Comment(s)

Now that you have received a call to interview for your dream job, make sure to make the most of this opportunity.  

A job seeker undergoes multiple phases during the hiring process. The interview is the most crucial phase as you interact with the company speaking to people who are responsi...

05.04.22 04:54 PM - Comment(s)

You just got your degree, now what? In most cases, you're either going to begin working or pursuing another degree. If you're one of the many who are looking to work afterwards, it can be difficult to find the right job after college. 53% of graduates are either unemployed or working in a job that ...

25.10.21 09:29 PM - Comment(s)
Career Growth: Which direction is the right direction?

Building a career is at the forefront of every individual's agenda during their professional journey. One such group of professionals is those who carry student debt going into the workforce. Bridgewater Associates' Chief Diversity Officer observed that a higher-paying job is especially attractive ...

04.10.21 08:47 PM - Comment(s)
How to change careers

Meet Tom, a 40-year old who has been working in healthcare for the past 10+ years. Tom doesn't feel satisfied with his job, but it's all he knows. He thinks to himself, "There's no way I can change careers now. It's too late for me, besides what would I even switch to?" If this sounds lik...

27.09.21 09:12 PM - Comment(s)
Student Debt, an American Crisis

By now more than 44 million Americans collectively hold over $1.7 TRILLION in student debt, and this number keeps growing every month.

Right now, software innovation is making it difficult to earn a decent salary if the student does not have some type of advanced college degree. Although this is ju...

09.08.21 08:53 PM - Comment(s)
Tips to save money as a college student
Tips to save money as a college student

College can be a stressful time with students worrying about their academics, on top of which a lot of students worry about their finances. This blog will help provide some tips to improve your financial wellness while you are a student at college so that you can focus more on what matters the most...

19.07.21 07:33 PM - Comment(s)
Where is the workplace headed?

With employees having been working remotely for more than a year at this point, questions have been raised regarding the future of the workplace. Did the COVID pandemic speed up an already existing process or did it lay the foundations for an industry-wide shift?

The Good

There seem to be two key fac...

21.06.21 07:25 PM - Comment(s)