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New graduates can succeed in tough job market

AUBURN – With no previous experience, no savings account to dip into and college loans to pay off, a recession could not come at a worse time for students about to graduate from college. Auburn University’s Career Development Services office is using all its resources to help prepare Auburn students for the challenging task of finding a job.

“With the unemployment rate at 7.2 percent, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, college graduates face the daunting task of entering a work force that is dwindling day by day,” said Nancy Bernard, director of Career Development Services at Auburn.

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