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Idea from Linda Pophal, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Linda Pophal, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Title

Ramping Up Recent Grads’ Business Skills

Summary

While concerns about the professionalism of recent grads have been aired in media outlets and chat rooms for some time, colleges and universities do spend some time helping to prepare students for the work world. Still, those first days and weeks in a “real job” can be disconcerting and grads may not have the specific experience or behaviors to fit within a company’s desired culture. That’s not on them. That’s on you. Steps to take to assess and develop desired skills among recent grads.

Author

Linda Pophal, SPHR, SHRM-SCP