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
Alumni data tells story of outcomes and career readiness
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.
June 06, 2017
Summertime Center for Career Readiness
Don't let the down time of summer stop you from planning your next career move. Access summertime career resources and programs available through your Bear Network. The offices of alumni relations and Center for Career Readiness are here to help you succeed this summer!
May 25, 2017