As you may know, CGU students are among the many who have been directly affected by the current challenges surrounding COVID-19. Our current cohorts who are graduating or nearing graduation are particularly impacted as some have seen job and internship offers rescinded or canceled over the past few weeks. Career and Professional Development office, in collaboration with the Office of Alumni Engagement, could use your help.
Self-Introspection: Discover your personal values and beliefs
Emotional Intelligence: Self-awareness and self-management
Assessments: Career values
Finding the Right Career (PDF): Finding the right career for you
Document Review | Showcase experiences and accomplishments
Resume: Display accomplishments and competencies using Action Verbs (PDF)
Convey your experience and skills using Resume/CV Guides and Templates (PDF)
LinkedIn Check List (PDF)
Employer Engagement | Building and maintain relationships
Establish a Personal Board of Directors (PDF)
Interviewing | Articulate your accomplishments
AI Preparation: Practice interviewing and communication techniques with Yoodli
Informational Interviews (PDF): Connect with industries to gain wisdom and advice
Types of Interviewing (PDF): Learn and prepare for various types of interviews
Interview Preparation (PDF): Prepare, research, learn
Offer Negotiation and Financial Literacy | Understand an offer
Want to learn more? View past programs and event slide decks and videos on the Engagement page.
Paid, professional projects
Project range from 5-40 hours of work
Can be completed remotely
An in person internship starting later in the summer and lasting for 5 rather than 10 weeks.
Mentor a student, or small group of students for a few months. Share with them career challenges you have faced. Help them brainstorm for ways to find opportunities, build their networks.
Conduct mock interviews to help students and alumni prepare and excel in their interviews.
Be available for informational interviews for students who are exploring career options.
Volunteer as a panelist.
If interested contact Career and Professional Development Office for more details firstname.lastname@example.org