Career Launch Services for College Students and Recent Graduates

HireEdge helps you plan and execute a successful job search strategy for internships and first full-time roles after college

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Our proprietary system will guide you every step of the way, helping you define your target market, identify your unique value proposition, and land your dream first job or internship.


Our career advisors are successful executives with years of experience in leading companies and MBAs from top business schools. We work with students, and parents, 1-on-1 to define and execute your personal career launch strategy.

Online Tools & Resources

Launch Pad, our proprietary digital platform for clients, provides a robust companion suite of online resources you can access anytime from anywhere including short explainer videos with tips and techniques, sample documents for everything from resumes to LinkedIn profiles, tools and templates for business communications, plus prep guides for networking, interviewing, and negotiating.

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In today's competitive job market, you can't just apply for jobs. You need a Career Launch Strategy. It's never too early or too late to start!

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Colleges & Universities

We've helped students from leading schools across the country with diverse backgrounds and majors from Business, Communications, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, English, Finance, Graphic Design, International Relations, Musical Theatre, Politics, Psychology, and more.

What Our Clients Are Saying


College Student


"My Advisor helped me meet executives and find roles I never would have been able to on my own."

Recent College Graduate

 "I feel so empowered after my HireEdge Advisor sessions. I see so many more possibilities to pursue now."


"This is not a typical college career counseling experience. My student's advisor is a Harvard MBA with decades of hiring experience and industry knowledge. The real-world connections, access, and insights have been an invaluable resource."

Free Consultation

We offer a free 30-minute consultation to students, recent graduates and parents. We'll review your career aspirations, assess your current search strategy, review your resume and LinkedIn profile, and more. And best of all, there's no obligation!

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We've helped our clients navigate the hiring process for both internships and full-time jobs at some of the world's most sought-after employers including Accenture, Amazon, ADP, Deloitte, FanDuel, Fox, Horizon Media, Liberty Mutual, and Meta to name a few.

2024 Job Search

Don't wait! The new school year has started, and many companies begin interviewing and hiring for summer internships and full time jobs in the fall. Don't let the fall semester slip away. Contact us today to learn how we can help you launch your job search. Now is the time to start!

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About Us

Laura Fortner, an entrepreneurial Harvard MBA, founded HireEdge dedicated to the mission of helping students and recent graduates launch their careers. Prior to starting HireEdge in 2018, Laura spent her career in global media companies including MTV Networks, Nickelodeon, Turner Broadcasting and CNN, and venture-backed startups including CafeMedia and Team Whistle (Whistle Sports). She has over 25 years of experience launching new businesses, and hiring and managing young people in sales, marketing, business development, programming, production, strategy and research roles.

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Laura Fortner, Founder & CEO