Career Preparation

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One of the most important ways to prepare for a successful career is to create, update, and polish your personal career marketing tools. The most effective way to accomplish this is to consistently work in this area of preparation rather than waiting until the semester before you graduate! Job search tools, trends, and expectations change over time, and it is important to keep up with the latest requirements to be competitive in the job market and to obtain a competitive advantage. Utilize the opportunity to practice and prepare in these area, and take advantage of the vast array or resources, expertise, and feedback available to hone your personal career marketing tools and strategies!

 

 

Track Activities

Required

  • Professional Achievement File
  • Resume Development
  • Social Media Profile
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Professionalism
  • Networking
  • "Me in 30 Seconds" Statement
  • Interviewing
  • Job Search Basics
  • Job Shadow or Internships

Optional Activities (Select 4)

  • CareerPassport Lecture Series
  • UVU Employer Info Session
  • UVU Monthly Job Expo
  • Career Excursion
  • Career Fair
  • Graduate School Fair
  • Leadership Opportunity
  • Social Media Resume
  • Volunteer Service

Track Outcomes

  • Awareness - Increased awareness of the importance of developing a personal career marketing plan and tools.
  • Knowledge - Expanded knowledge of current job search tools, methods, trends, and personal career marketing strategies.
  • Application - Creation of professional career marketing tools to utilize when demonstrating personal occupational goals and objectives.

 

Track Certificate

Certificates of Completion Available

 

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