Three ways to utilize the CLDC before fall semester ends

As fall semester starts to wrap up, students are busy finishing their classes and gearing up for winter break. This is also the perfect time to catch up on professional goals, and the CLDC is here to engage and help students complete these goals. Here are three ways students can get involved before the semester … Continue reading Three ways to utilize the CLDC before fall semester ends

New donations allow Career Closet to expand

This year has marked some exciting expansions to the Career and Leadership Development Center’s Career Closet – expansions that will allow a growing number of students to be able to access professional clothes. At the beginning of fall semester, the College of Business donated all items from a career closet that was formerly held within the college to the CLDC. Around the same … Continue reading New donations allow Career Closet to expand

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

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

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

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

How NOT to panic about your job search

First things first, put down the tissues and remind yourself why you went to college in the first place—to get a degree that will lead to a successful job and life—and YOU DID IT! Congratulations are in order! Next, stop talking to your friends about the jobs they already have lined up after graduation. According … Continue reading How NOT to panic about your job search