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Gifts for Graduates

Great "Career" Gifts for Your Student

  • A suit.
  • A leather or leather-look folder for carrying resumes.
  • A nice pen for that professional look.
  • New business-like shoes.
  • A professional watch.
  • Thank you note cards.
  • Briefcase.
  • Resume paper.
  • Shirt and tie for the guys.
  • Laptop computer.
  • Money (this came from the students)
  • Tattoo removal equipment (just kidding!)

Great Books for Graduating Seniors:

  • Delaying the Real World. A Twentysomething's Guide to Seeking Adventure - by Kinder.
  • Twentysomething: Surviving and Thriving in the Real World - by Feinberg
  • Connect College to Career: A Student's Guide to work and Life Transitions.
  • Life After School Explained - by Hettich
  • Don't Wait Until You Graduate:  How to Jump-Start your Career While Still In School - by Luscher
  • Love is the Killer App:  How to Win Business and Influences Friends - by Sanders
  • Quarterlife Crises:  The Unique Challenges of Life in Your Twenties - by Robbins
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