Presentation on theme: "Student Engagement Strategies for the Career Services Lifecycle How to Unlock your Career Services Department’s Potential and Improve Placement Outcomes."— Presentation transcript:
Student Engagement Strategies for the Career Services Lifecycle How to Unlock your Career Services Department’s Potential and Improve Placement Outcomes WEBINAR – September 27th, 2pm ET
Career Services Brand Do you have a powerful Department Brand? Purposeful Career Services Brand Tools to staff and faculty to talk about Career Services so the message is consistent Training for CS staff so the culture is consistent and purposeful “Image” – logo, dress code, creative for marketing, etc… 4
Workshop Best Practices Best Practice! Consistent, branded series of programs to prepare the student Social Media Professionalism Resume / Cover Letter Job Search Interview Externship Preparation Course 8
Experiential Learning Prepare Students for Externship Success – Fear and expectations – Skills assessment prior to externship Field-related skills Typing Telephone – Interview preparation – Professionalism – Outline plan for success – visioning and preparation 10
Cyber-Sleuthing Confidential and Proprietary The Sparrow Group and West Tennessee Business College13 TOOLDIFFERENTIATIONWHEN TO USE IT? KGBpeople.com 20 social networks 6 search engines 5 photo and video sources 6 personal data sources “MIA” Graduate is Non-responsive. Known Name Known general location Lullar.com 23 social Networks Smaller, Niche networks Does Username Guessing “MIA” Graduate is Non-responsive. Known Name Known Facesaerch.comScans web for Face Photos“MIA” Graduate is Non-responsive Known Name Pipl.com Scans major social networks Provides Images & Options to Narrow search by age/location Scans Amazon Wishlists Scans Ebay profiles “MIA” Graduate is Non-responsive Known Name Known Username Known Known Phone Known general location Known Age range
Ann Cross Executive Partner The Sparrow Group Martha Lanaghen President The Sparrow Group Questions??
Ann Cross Executive Partner The Sparrow Group Martha Lanaghen President The Sparrow Group Upcoming Webinar: Externship 101 – 11 Dynamic Ideas to Power Up Extern Success October 25, 2pm ET Register at: Thank you! Please feel free to contact us with additional questions.