Recent Grads - Here are more resources for you.
I hope your summer has been wonderful so far.
If you are still job searching, please remember that you, as an alum, can take advantage of all the services Career Development has to offer. Career Development continues to update job postings and resource information daily. Many new employers have recently registered and posted jobs on the Alfred State College JobLink. If you need any help logging in, please do not hesitate to contact me by email or at the number below my name.
Our Fall Career Fair dates are now listed on JobLink. Please know that you are always welcome to attend these and all on-campus recruitment events.
To build your network (always a good thing when job searching) you can join the Alfred State College Career Development Group on LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/groups?mostPopular=&gid=2298204
If you haven’t discovered Twitter as a job search tool yet, you should give it a try. I am amazed at the number of job opportunities listed. Don’t forget to follow Career Development http://twitter.com/ASCCareerOffice
For the latest info and trends in job seeking make sure to visit our Facebook page frequently. You’ll find out why your objective statement might need to be replaced with a qualification statement on your résumé and also dispel some myths about networking..
When you do find employment or decide where you will be continuing your education, please take a few minutes to complete the graduate survey (see directions below). If you have, thank you!! Your input is vital to our annual Employment & Transfer Report. By the way, the Employment & Transfer rate for the class of 2009 was 99% so don’t get discouraged in your job search; you too will be successful in finding your path. To view previous E&T Reports go to http://www.alfredstate.edu/career-development/career-development-office and scroll down to the reports. The Class of 2010 will be available to view online soon.
Directions to complete the online graduate survey - To log in, enter your User ID (SSN or ID Number), and also your PIN. If you forgot your PIN, you can enter your User ID and click the "Forgot PIN?" button. The Graduate Survey link is found within the "Student Services & Financial Aid", then "Student Forms" menu. If you had technical difficulties logging into banner, you can simply reply to this email with your future plans.