Monthly Resource: Handshake App

The Career and Leadership Development Center at Ohio University has so many resources to help students with their career paths and professional development. The Handshake website helps students find jobs, search career events on campus and connect with students and professionals, but the app makes it easy for students to use all of these features … Continue reading Monthly Resource: Handshake App

Effecting Change in Athens through Pepsi Scholars

This fall, the 12 students that were selected as freshman to be a part of the Pepsi Scholars program will return for their final semester with the program. In the spring, the students focused on leadership and individual development by participating in workshops that grew their strength and collaboration as a team. Now, their attention … Continue reading Effecting Change in Athens through Pepsi Scholars

How to Register for Career Events on Handshake

The Career and Leadership Development Center offers many career events throughout the year, whether that be job fairs, leadership sessions or networking events. Next week is the Fall Career and Internship Fair, which has almost 100 employers attending. All of their events can be found and registered for on Handshake, our career platform. Registering for … Continue reading How to Register for Career Events on Handshake

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

Bobcat Nathaniel Cameron on the Foundations leadership certificate for first-year students

Major: Finance and Sport Management Year: Freshman Hometown: Centerville, OH Involvement on campus: Sport Law and Labor Society, Sport Business Association, Sports Analytics Team, Foundations, and 21st Century and Professional Leadership Certificates How did you get involved with Foundations? I read about the CLDC and its services in a newsletter that the university sent to me … Continue reading Bobcat Nathaniel Cameron on the Foundations leadership certificate for first-year students

In your first year as a Bobcat…

At the Career and Leadership Development Center, we're often heard saying, "Career early. Career often." What does that mean to us? It means that your development as a professional—whatever type of professional you want to be—takes time, reflection, effort, and trial and error. It means, you won't achieve your aspirations overnight, but by starting early … Continue reading In your first year as a Bobcat…