Filling in Your Blank Space

As the school year begins, it is a perfect time to get your professional portfolio started and make goals for the rest of the year. The Career and Leadership Development Center at Ohio University is the perfect place to get started, and their blog, The Blank Space, has lots of inspiration to find your path. … Continue reading Filling in Your Blank Space

Back-to-school, get started on Handshake

  As a member of the Bobcat network, you have an exceptional opportunity to join Handshake, the ultimate career network for students. Talent, meet opportunity. The Handshake tagline speaks to their goal to "democratize opportunity" by expanding students' networks to top companies around the world—including all the Fortune 500s. As of this writing, over 250k … Continue reading Back-to-school, get started on Handshake

From Compass: National search firm designates CLDC publication a must-read

One of the nation’s premiere higher education executive search firms has placed a monograph written by staff at Ohio University’s Career and Leadership Development Center (CLDC) on its summer must-read list. “Brain-Based Career Development Theory” was one of six publications Spelman Johnson, a firm providing search and consulting services to institutions of higher education, selected for … Continue reading From Compass: National search firm designates CLDC publication a must-read

Play, it’s not just for kids

You’ve probably heard of the saying “work hard, play hard” used as a motivator to get your work done and spend your free time having fun. We think that’s a great idea to keep in mind and something to remind yourself this summer whether you’re at an internship, part-time job, or completing volunteer work. Check … Continue reading Play, it’s not just for kids

From Compass: OHIO receives national award for career services excellence

Career and Leadership Development Center's Brain Based Career Development model cited among best practices Ohio University’s Career and Leadership Development Center  (CLDC) has been recognized by the National Association for Colleges and Employers (NACE) with a National Excellence Award for Career Services Excellence. Read full article on Compass. By Monica Chapman