Hey there, college graduate of 2013! So you’ve recovered from your four-year hangover, have a crisp diploma in your hand, and you’re ready to take on the world! Well, Old Economy Steve has some harsh news for you – you’re probably not going to amount to jack squat.
The prospect for finding a job (not an internship) right after graduation is looking dimmer by the day with 50% of hiring managers saying they have ZERO plans to hire recent grads, and 42 percent offering up only a “maybe.” Ouch. Old Economy Steve never had those sorts of problems. The guy was pulling in six figures by age 22 with only a G.E.D.