Research has shown the number one service alumni want from their alma mater is career and professional development training and events. Click the yellow headline for details!
Studies show the importance of mentoring and coaching on retention and alumni satisfaction. You will learn how recent grads can provide career advice to your incoming freshmen. Click the yellow headline for details.
Your Class of 2020 grads are heading into the WORST employment market of ANY graduation class in the history of your college. Learn how you can help them transition from college to their careers! Click the yellow headline for details!
A small investment in providing your alumni career and professional development programming will increase their chances of advancing their careers and having the time, treasure and talent to support your programs. Click the yellow headline for details.
That's what Richard Bolles, author of the best selling career book of all time, (What Color is Your Parachute) said decades ago. Richard understood that the more successful your alumni were, the more likely they will contribute their time, treasure, and talent!
Career Speaker Series
Weekly career lecture series by top authors
Your members will be able to attend four career lectures each month that cover all everything form the job search process, changing careers, negotiating salaries, learning soft skills to advance careers, and even retirement strategies.
We call it life-cycle career programmings
Customized, branded website to host lectures
We will create a branded career website that will deliver the weekly career lecture series and provide you analytics of participation as well as survey alumni needs and wants.
There are four lecture series:
First-Year GRAD Experience
College to career transition support for your grads
Your college adopted a First-Year Experience program decades ago to help students transition from high school to college. Those same students need help in transitioning form college to their careers.
We can provide you five services designed to support this transition. Those include:
72 top career authors and coaches share career tips!
Now entering our 7th year our Grad CareerFestival features 72 of the world's top career authors and coaches who each provide three tips in TEDTalk length lectures. The four-day online career festival is held the fourth week of June and the second week of January. Great graduation present for grads. We provide social media marketing content, flyer, and email templates.
There are four tracks:
College to Career BootCamp
This is an awesome interactive career course featuring top career authors. Students are encouraged to listen to TEDTalk length lectures and distill the lecture into three strategies they will implement. Tracks focus on career management, job search, soft skills, and post graduation life. Each lecture includes assignments and resources to reinforce the knowledge shared by the authors.
Zoom Coaching Sessions
Timely articles about issues facing the industry
We've been there and done that! We know how to provide branded scalable career and professional development programming for your alumni. Our webinars reflect relevant and timely information your alumni need during each transition of their careers. (From graduation to retirement)
More importantly we eliminate staff having to divert their attention to providing career content and strategies that might not be their core competence.