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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Professional Digital Presence | Origin: CS107 | New comment by ruth Bold

It's important for graduates to remain consistant on all social media platforms.

Online Reputation Management | Origin: CS107 | New comment by ruth Bold

This module supports our ongoing efforts to make students aware of the importance of positive social media engagement as it relates to future career options.

Career Marketing Concepts | Origin: CS107 | New comment by ruth Bold

This module is very helpful.  I will encourage the students to utilize "Key Words" on their resumes as to generate more activity from potential employers.

Matching Candidates | Origin: CS106 | New comment by Ashley Gramma

I learned to that its okay to be open with the employer about skill level of candidates. Also being open with the student on employers expectation.

Contacting Employers | Origin: CS106 | New comment by Ashley Gramma

I found the information about contacting the employer to be very helpful. I love how it gave me information on how to probe for more information when on a call with the employer.

Understanding the Web | Origin: CS107 | New comment by ruth Bold

I agree that social media knowledge can determine your access to the best career choices.

Contacting Employers | Origin: CS106 | New comment by Kara McCaslin

I learned that actively listening is the best way to engage with employers. Take notes and try to reframe/redirect any objections you may receive. Your goal is to build a relationship, so invest your...

Interviewing 101 | Origin: CS120 | New comment by Jamie James

Interviewing 101 - Module 1 The information in this module is wonderful and lesson plans could very easily be adapted to use this informaiton.  There is plenty of opportunity for students to...

Preparing for Job Developing | Origin: CS106 | New comment by Ashley Gramma

The module was informative, and it provided me with a new resource. I learned it's very important to know your candidates when it comes to matching them with an employer. Having a consistent process...

Preparing for Job Developing | Origin: CS106 | New comment by ruth Bold

Module was very informative.  I appreciate the "Thinking out of the Box" examples. The idea of partnering with employers for use of our facility regarding the interview process is a tool I would...