I Graduated From College, Now What’s Next?

I Graduated From College, Now What's Next? | ECPI UniversityCongratulations on your college graduation! You have reached a major milestone in your life, and you have achieved a major goal that not everyone has the opportunity to achieve. Right now your aspirations are high, so it is important to act upon them.

However, if you are like many graduates, you’re finding yourself a little unsure about what your next steps should be now that college is over. We would like to offer some help to you by providing some guidance about how you might begin preparing for your first career opportunity.

It can be a daunting task, preparing for your first job interview. These simple, yet effective steps, will help you prepare for success and give you the confidence you need to help shake off any interview jitters you might have. [Read more...]

5 Reasons Why Career Services is One of the Most Important Offices On Campus

Have you ever wondered what happens after you leave the safe confines of your campus?  How will you find a job?  Where will you go when you need help?  If these concerns have crossed your mind, rest assured that there have been plenty of students before you that pondered the same stressful questions.

It is for this reason that our Career Services team was created.  Our goal is to help you.  We don’t believe in getting our students through school and sending them off into the world without any help; we believe in standing next to you, giving you leadership, and guiding you through everything from resume prep to mentoring you in preparation for the correct career.

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Our Career Services office is here to help you throughout your job-finding journey.  We provide career fairs, resume writing help, and help with improving your interviewing skills.  We believe that recent graduates shouldn’t be pushed out into the world without a little assistance, so we also help with salary negotiation skills, career development workshops, and employment assistance.

Forbes recently wrote an article that said it best:  We want you to know that we’re always here for you, and there are at least five great reasons to support the fact that Career Services is the most important office on campus.