Bear Network Career

Like many UNC alumni, you might be looking at new career options after being in a career or industry for many years. The decision to change careers can come with fears or anxieties that you didn’t expect, but we are here to share some insight from fellow Bears as you look to apply to a new role or enter a new industry. [READ FULL POST]

LinkedIn Alumni Connections for Students

LinkedIn is an under utilized resource among college students, limiting student opportunities to connect with growing, global networks of alumni - but it doesn't have to be that way. Find out how LinkedIn offers students quick and easy access to building a network beginning with alumni. [READ FULL POST]

career services

As seasons change, so can your career. Join your Alumni Association and the UNC Office of Career Services for upcoming career and professional development opportunities this fall. On campus and online opportunities offer alumni career support and resources no matter where they live. [READ FULL POST]

Social Media Essentials for Recent Graduates

The use of social media can make or break a near or recent graduate's personal brand, job search or career advancement. Yikes! But don't worry, UNC's marketing chair and social media professor Denny McCorkle shares his top tips for students and alumni navigating the digitally connected world of work. [READ FULL POST]

Alumni Sunglasses Summer Events

Can a summertime social lead to professional success? It might be a bit of a stretch to claim that a social interaction can make or break an individual’s career prospects, but savvy networkers know that social interactions are integral to effective network building - and that includes events during the summer season. [READ FULL POST]

Alumni Networking Tips

Networking can seem like a daunting experience, especially when you don’t feel you have the tools necessary to be successful, or you haven’t experienced the true value of networking first-hand. A big part of successful networking is the time you put into preparing for an event, your attitude and demeanor at an event, and your follow-up afterward. Plan-ahead and put your network to work with these nine easy tips. [READ FULL POST]

Computer Survey

When it comes to alumni - data can make a difference. The annual alumni survey is scheduled to go out this summer and responses will inform student outcomes, program improvement and value of a UNC education. [READ FULL POST]