If your student is in college or has recently graduated, you may be concerned about the possibility they will want or need to move back home. Even though it has become fairly common for a child to live at home (we call them boomerang kids) into their 20’s that doesn’t mean that it is inevitable … Continue reading How to Keep Your Student From Moving Back Home After College
Parents worry about being too pushy. But, if your student is about to graduate (or already has) and doesn’t know what to do next. It’s time to get a little pushy. I don’t mean “bull-in-a china shop” pushy. But this is a critical period because more is at stake than meets the eye. Here is … Continue reading Parents: Help Your College Graduate’s Career
A mother who wanted career advice for her daughter explained that even with a college degree from a well-known university her daughter had worked as a waitress since graduating two years earlier. She knew it wouldn’t be long before the job market would treat her daughter as a waitress rather than as a college graduate. … Continue reading Parents with college-aged students are worried. They should be!