Dawn Papandrea

Dawn Papandrea

Dawn Papandrea is a Staten Island, New York–based writer specializing in education, careers, parenting, and personal finance. Her work has appeared in publications including Family Circle, Parents, WomansDay.com, CreditCards.com, and more. She has a master's degree in journalism and mass communications from New York University. Connect with her on Twitter and Google+.

Articles

Grads Finding Ways to Beat the Bad Job Outlook

The job market may seem discouraging, but recent grads can take certain steps to increase their odds of securing employment.read more

Five Tips for Picking the Right Business College for Your M.B.A.

Getting your M.B.A. will help you develop a strong foundation of business knowledge. Of course, it is a huge investment of both money and time, so you want to be sure that you choose a college that best supports your career goals.read more

6 Tips for Writing a Killer Grad School Application Essay

You don't have to write the great American novel to get into grad school. On the contrary, you probably have to share your thoughts in 500 words or less. Here are six ways to make those words count.read more