Career and Talent Development
DISCOVER. EXPERIENCE. THRIVE.
It is our mission to help you DISCOVER your unique talents and skills, EXPERIENCE personal and professional growth, and ultimately THRIVE. Our career coaches are dedicated to your success, and we offer a wide range of engaging tools to help you navigate your career journey.
Are you career ready? What is Career Readiness? The foundation from which to demonstrate requisite core competencies that broadly prepare the college educated for success in the workplace and lifelong career management.
- Competencies for a Career-Ready Workforce. There are 8 career readiness competencies, each of which can be demonstrated in a variety of ways.
WHO HIRES HIGHLANDERS?
"My career coach was intentional, encouraging and genuinely cared about my future."
I made it a priority to stay in contact with my career coach because the feedback I received, as well as other career resources, really helped me get an inside look at the job-searching process.
The Center for Career and Talent Development is a resource composed of kind and intelligent leaders who will help you achieve your dreams, just like me!
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Career Events and Workshops
Our signature career events and career workshops are designed to provide students with the opportunity to enhance their skills, develop a career goal, and network with career representatives from various fields. It is our goal to ensure that our center provides students with an opportunity to take their first step in a long and successful career journey.
Colleges of Distinction
"Institutions with a Career Development badge not only exhibit high-impact practices in their undergraduate programs, but they also meet further criteria specific to career development and services such as 'Integrated Career Exploration and Preparation', 'Accessible Programs and Training' and a 'Career-Centered Staff'."- Colleges of Distinction
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