In today's educational landscape, career services professionals must help diverse student populations navigate through a complex, highly competitive labor market. This group is for career services personnel who wish to discuss and hone the skills necessary to help students become gainfully employed in a 21st century economy. Group members share best practices, ideas, thoughts, reflections, and resources to help colleagues across the globe improve performance. 

 


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Supporting Marketing Materials | Origin: CS112 | New comment by Ashley Gramma

I learned doing a follow up with employers is very important.

Powerful Job Search Letters | Origin: CS112 | New comment by Ashley Gramma

I loved the information that was given to show me how to help students understand the need for Cover Letters, and how to properly write one.

Supporting Marketing Materials | Origin: CS112 | New comment by Barbara Martin

I really like the idea of looking at the interview and subsequent communications with employers as advertising (advertisements).  Great mindset.  

Barrier Recognition and Reaction | Origin: CS109 | New comment by Marshall Bautista

Reply to Barbara Martin's post: Lots of reasons, some come down to how society chooses to deal with people with mental health problems.  Another factor for this particular setting is a...

Student/Employer Perspective | Origin: CS109 | New comment by Mary Nourse

These worksheets will be very useful in my Pre-Release classes here at the South Idaho Correctional Institution, particularly "Overcoming Objections."  Sometimes, incarcerated students will use...

Barrier Recognition and Reaction | Origin: CS109 | New comment by Mary Nourse

I plan to continue to assist my students here at the South Idaho Correctional Institution in development of a "Branding Statement," which I've called an "Elevator Speech" in the past. Here in Idaho,...

Preparing to Help Students | Origin: CS112 | New comment by Barbara Martin

I feel like I need to brush up my own resume. Great tips and pointers to share with students.  

Career Event Assessment & Follow-Up | Origin: CS114 | New discussion by CS Chair

This is a general discussion forum for the following learning topic: Developing Effective Job and Career Fairs for Students --> Career Event Assessment & Follow-Up Post what you've learn...

Preparing for your Career Event | Origin: CS114 | New discussion by CS Chair

This is a general discussion forum for the following learning topic: Developing Effective Job and Career Fairs for Students --> Preparing for your Career Event Post what you've learned about...