Career Services

March 23, 2020

4 Crisis Management Tips to Keep College Students Moving Forward

Over the last few weeks, college students have had to shift gears to cope with the reality that they won’t return to campus for the Spring […]
March 2, 2020

Tips to Boost Students’ Job Search Success When Short on Time

Working in career services, it’s easy to feel stretched thin. Your schedule fills up fast helping students and young job seekers prepare to land their dream […]
January 20, 2020

Help Your Students Get Hired With an X-Y-Z Resume

For soon-to-be college graduates, the job search is a daunting task with many uncontrollable variables. No matter the amount of careful preparation, great students can still […]
October 14, 2019
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5 Ways to Lead Students to Career Services

In 2018, the fifth annual McGraw-Hill Future Workforce Survey revealed only four in 10 U.S. college students said they feel well-prepared for their future careers. This […]
July 22, 2019

Prepare Your College Students For These Workplace Realities

Consider just how long your students have dreamed about their first jobs. Possibly even before Kindergarten, they were asked, “What do you want to be when […]
June 10, 2019

Download This Career To-Do List for Your Recent Grads

Congratulations! Summer is here, the hectic days leading up to graduation are over, and now you and the students you’ve helped mold can relax. For a […]
April 29, 2019
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Gig Economy Jobs: Be Sure They’re Right for Your Students

When companies like Uber and Postmates started, they expanded the number of gig economy jobs available. In fact, a 2018 report from Upwork revealed, in the […]
March 4, 2019

3 Steps to Snap Your Job Seekers Out of Their Cabin Fever

We’re getting to that time of year when cabin fever strikes — and it strikes hard. Winter has yet to let up and being stuck inside […]
January 21, 2019

Ghosting: The Latest Job Seeker Trend You Need to Know About

It’s another reimagined word that’s worked its way into our vernacular: ghosting. In most cases, ghosting means someone slowly disappears in order to end a relationship. […]
December 10, 2018

How to Keep Jobs Seekers Focused During the Holidays

You see it every year. Students are right on track with their job search, but then they go home for the holidays. They’re torn between family […]
October 1, 2018

3 Steps to Determining if a Job Seeker Is Truly Interested in Their Career

As a career counselor, there’s nothing better than seeing one of your job seekers find a job in a field that excites them. After helping them […]
October 16, 2017
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The Interview Process is Changing Fast. Are Your Students Ready?

(This post was updated on 7/6/2020) Many years ago, the interview process was simplistic.  I would still consider it nerve-wracking, but not as demanding of a […]