Getting Started...Career Planning Essentials
The Career Center provides students with opportunities to attain three key elements of career readiness and success:
- Career Clarity -- knowing your future academic, career, or other direction
Career Connections -- engaging with alumni and employers
Career Competitiveness -- enhancing your marketability
Which of these essentials do you have? Which do you need? Review the following to find out.
⇒ Do you feel clear about your career,
academic, or other post-graduate plans?
⇒ Do you know which interests, skills, and other criteria you want satisfied by your next move?
⇒ Have you researched your career, education or other options in depth?
Were any of your answers "no"? Become clear here.
⇒ Do you have contacts in your interest areas from whom you can seek information?
⇒ Are you comfortable reaching out to others and know how to solicit their ideas and advice?
Were any of your answers "no"? Get more connected.
⇒ Do you know which knowledge, skills and other qualifications you need to reach your goal?
⇒ Are you confident in your job search strategy, self-marketing tools and interviewing skills?
Were any of your answers "no"? Become more competitive.