Right about this time, parents are wondering how long it will be before the "graduation vacation" is over. Time to enter the next phase of life. Up to this point, it was practice.
I’ve read alot of tips for graduates, but one thing that every one should try to claim sooner rather than later is www.YourName.com. I know, you might think you’re the only Mike Sansone out there, then you grow up and find you could fill a baseball roster full of ‘em.
What do you do with your domain name? Start a blog that speaks on what you want to do in business, your professional passions. Need an example? Meet Andy Drish – Young Man Connected.
Parents, go get your toddler’s name parked and reserved today. Who knows how domain names will be used in 10 or 20 years?
Other fantastic tips for graduates:
- Give College Grads a Fighting Chance by Drew McLellan, et al – A free e-book with advice from 50 professionals ranging from best-selling authors, professors, CEOs and marketers.
- To Drink or Not to Drink? And 99 Other Social Norms for Business by Rich McIver – 100 tips from interview to celebrations, and every business-class social in between.
- Senior Year Career Development Plan by JD Driscoll – The graduation piece of a series of articles with development plans for each year.
- 12 Questions for Career-Mindfulness by Lori Grant – Think of this as Career Prep!
www.YourName.com – Go get it.