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The Carolina Cluster forged a new model for career readiness and designed and implemented programs to improve employment outcomes for graduates.
best practices, diversity and inclusion, career readiness, nace insights, career development
Undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative inquiry experiences can help students build competencies in all eight NACE career readiness competencies.
competencies, career readiness, journal
Career services offices should provide programming and resources to help boost students’ proficiency in critical thinking, communication, and professionalism.
competencies, surveys, career readiness, nace insights
Research conducted by Aaron James and Troy Nunamaker, Clemson University, indicates that many students under- or overrate their communication skills, perhaps because they are assessing them in the context of an academic setting, not the workplace.
internships, competencies, career readiness, journal
Two programs—the First Star STEAM Academy and ASPIRE—housed at Rowan University help marginalized you prepare for higher education and careers.
diversity and inclusion, career readiness, journal
Since the success of career readiness plays out in the classroom, faculty need to drive implementation of the career readiness competencies.
best practices, career readiness, journal
To increase students’ understanding of the hiring process, NYU developed a Mock Hiring Committee program to help students assume the functions, responsibilities, and perspectives of those in charge of hiring decisions.
career readiness, journal
Where does the job location and development program (JLD) belong? The author makes a case for housing it in career services, where it can further employer engagement and career development.
operations, career readiness, journal, employer relations
The authors look at the similarities and differences in how college students and employers describe leadership and its various proficiency levels.
internships, competencies, career readiness, leadership, journal
With no additional budget, Clarion’s Center for Career and Professional Development built and implemented a mentor program for students.
graduate outcomes, career readiness, journal, mentoring