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…

How to partner with us

Over the years, partnerships between university colleges and departments, external stakeholders and even student organizations, and the Career and Leadership Development Center have taken many forms. We have an engaged and enthusiastic team eager to create opportunities for student growth. From infusing our workshops into classes and events to hosting specialized events with employers, we’ve … Continue reading How to partner with us

What’s your favorite part about being a Bobcat?

To take your mind off of the final week of classes and to make our graduating Bobcats a little bit sentimental, we’ve gathered up all our responses to an important question we’ve asked students and alumni all year: What’s your favorite part about being a Bobcat? We hope their answers bring a smile to your … Continue reading What’s your favorite part about being a Bobcat?

Tools to ease post-graduation jitters

For those of you that are graduating, I’m sure you’re spending your days wondering, “where will I be in a few weeks?” Pre-graduation anxiety is so real. Maybe your anxiety comes from finding a job or, if you already have the job, maybe it comes from moving somewhere new and meeting new people. Regardless, graduation … Continue reading Tools to ease post-graduation jitters

How to transition back to school mode

So, the summer is over and it's time to head back to school. Yes, that means reuniting with friends and frolicking around the streets of Athens again. But, it also means it's time to hit the books again! YAY! For some, this might be a frustrating transition - going from having no responsibilities to having … Continue reading How to transition back to school mode

Summer work playlist to cure your work blues

Sometimes it's hard to stay positive at work during the summer. Feeling like you're cooped up inside all day can make it easy to form a negative attitude. But, there are ways to combat those summer blues feelings while you're at work. Start by listening to a relaxing, yet upbeat summer playlist while on the … Continue reading Summer work playlist to cure your work blues