College Hiring Rebounds 13.5 Percent for Class of 2011
September 1, 2010
Good news for this year's graduating class...college hiring is expected to grow this academic year. The National Association of Colleges & Employers (NACE) surveyed employers regarding the job outlook for 2011. Of the respondents...
- 48% of responding employers expect to increase their hiring.
- 40% expect to maintain their hiring levels, bringing on approximately the same number of 2011 grads as they did from the Class of 2010.
- 12% anticipate cutting college hiring further.
We're seeing the evidence of this here in ECS on a daily basis. New employers register for ECS recruiting accounts every day; multiple new job postings come in every day also. We've reached capacity for the Oct 7th Engineering Expo and a number of days in October are completely booked with employers who will hold on-campus interview schedules. If your account's not active, you'll miss this activity - and your resume won't be found in the Resume Book searched by registered employers.
"The future is always beginning now."
Authored by Rachel Kaschner.