Apps for Graduates

Are you graduating from college? Do you know anyone who is?  There are tons of great apps for graduates. Feel to pass along this post to your graduates and friends!

1.  Find a job.  I know a few students that are graduating and they have been job hunting! Let’s face it – it’s hard to look for a job right out of college (anytime, for that matter).

Screen Shot 2014-05-16 at 12.54.13 PMJoin LinkedIn. Build your profile and start to make meaningful connections. Search for jobs, companies, and groups. Read this article  or this article about finding a job using LinkedIn.




Screen Shot 2014-05-16 at 1.00.24 PMDownload Forbes Career Advisor app.  Read some of the best advice from Forbes expert advisors and receive business news in real-time from over 2000 companies.




2. Celebrate!  Graduating is a huge accomplishment. Have a blast celebrating!

Pinterest is a great way to search for party ideas. You will find decorations, recipes, and even invitations! I used the search bar and  Screen Shot 2014-05-16 at 1.03.47 PMtyped in “Graduation party“. Wow. Tons of great ideas!




Planning a party?  Need to send invitations? Give Paperless Post a try. You can create beautiful cards for print or online. There are FREE versions available, as well. They are limited – but great for those on a tight budget! Although Paperless Post does have an app available, I find the web site easier to use.

Preserve your memories with A Beautiful Mess. This fun-to-use app adds life to your photos with “custom filters, fun fonts, and Screen Shot 2014-05-16 at 1.09.47 PMhand-drawn doodles by Elsie and Emma, bloggers of A Beautiful Mess. Share your pictures on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.







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