From the Bear Network
Bear Network Alumni Career Panel Prep
Prepare for an upcoming UNC Bear Network Alumni Career Panel with these tips and suggestions.
September 25, 2018
Bears Hire Bears
UNC alumni board member Brad Darby (BA-99) is helping UNC students get hired this year by connecting his company to UNC's Office of Center for Career Readiness.
August 12, 2018
A Helping Hand In Your Career
Access the career and professional development services of your UNC Bear Network from virtually anywhere this summer - on campus, online and onsite.
June 06, 2018
Career Advice for New Grads
Graduation is a stressful time when you're also getting ready to launch your career. But you can gain confidence in yourself with advice from UNC alumni.
May 03, 2018
Career Support from the Bear Network
As a Bear, your career after UNC can take you anywhere. And, like many UNC alumni, you might be considering a career transition. Whether you're making a career change or launching a new one, you may be wanting to explore new options, add a new skill or navigating a job search in a new location. Your UNC Alumni Association has the newest tools and resources to help support your career development.
February 10, 2018
What to Expect When Changing Careers
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.
November 22, 2017
You Created a LinkedIn Profile, Now What?
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.
October 18, 2017
Fall Career and Professional Development Opportunities
As seasons change, so can your career. Join your Alumni Association and the UNC Office of Center for Career Readiness 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.
October 04, 2017
4 Essential Social Media Lessons for Near and Recent Grads
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.
September 19, 2017
Summer Events and the Season of Networking
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.
July 06, 2017
Nine Tips for Event Networking
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.
July 06, 2017