Navigating the Pandemic Job Market


The Online Job Market Workshop, recently hosted by Dr. Bradley and Ellen Taylor of Career Services, is now viewable on YouTube.  Check out the video of the whole workshop, as well as the links below featuring more helpful information for navigating today’s job market.


  • Overview of the Current Labor Market
    • Kim Fleming, People Strategy Executive, Truist Financial Corporation
  • The State of Employment in Non-Profits
    • Laura Beth Weaver, Executive Director, Women’s Resource Center of the New River Valley
    • Val Nelson, Talent Specialist for Retention and Recruitment, New River Valley Community Services
  • Career Enhancing Opportunities
    • Anne Patterson, Peace Corps Campus Recruiter for Southwestern Virginia
  • Best Practices for Today’s Job Market
    • Ellen Taylor, Career Coach, RU Center for Career and Talent Development

The Center for Career & Talent Development.  Access Virtual Services, schedule a virtual meeting with a Career Coach, and other resources such as Handshake.

Graduating in the Age of COVID-19.  A guide to a variety of resources, ideas, and mindsets graduates should adopt and utilize during these challenging times.

Contact Anne Patterson, Peace Corps Campus Recruiter for Southwestern Virginia,

May 20, 2020
Dr. Stephanie Bradley