Virtual Services Homepage

 

The Career Services team recognizes the challenges of being away from campus and your normal routine during this time. We remain available to support you as a student (or alumni member) look forward to providing many of our regular services remotely. We will miss seeing you in person each day and wish you good health and success during the weeks ahead.

Please see below for all the ways you can engage with our office during this time:

Senior Employment and Graduation Survey

 

Virtual Resume Reviews

Try out our Virtual Resume Reviews by simply emailing a copy of your resume to the Career Services Office via buscareers@kent.edu. A member of our Career Advising team will review and reply back with comments and suggestions for improvement. It’s that easy! If you are also able to include a copy or link to your target job/internship description, then our CSO team members can suggest ways to tailor your resume for a specific position! If you would prefer to schedule a full 30-minute appointment to meet with one of our Career Advisors, please access our appointment calendar below.

 

Career Advising Appointments

We are offering one-on-one appointments by phone or Zoom for students and alumni. Our services include resume and cover letter review, internship/co-op search, full-time job search, career exploration, mock interviews, LinkedIn, personal branding, and networking consultations.

To schedule an appointment, go to MAKE AN APPOINTMENT After scheduling your appointment, you will receive an email from your Career Advisor to confirm the instructions to access your appointment.

 

Virtual Drop-in Advising

Need a quick answer or follow up? Access our virtual drop-in advising hours with a Career Advisor using Zoom video conferencing. Drop-ins are available Monday-Friday from 10am-12pm. You can access Zoom via web browser or download the app to a smart device. Learn how to create your Zoom account

 

Career Exploration

We offer multiple resources to help you explore possible career opportunities. We have curated several of our favorite resources to help you make a more informed decision about your unique career path. Be sure to follow up with our Career Advising team members one-on-one to discuss questions and strategy for your new goals!

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MY NEXT MOVE

WHAT CAN I DO WITH THIS MAJOR

OCCUPATION OUTLOOK HANDBOOK

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Practice Virtual Interviewing

InterviewStream

Ohio Means Jobs: Interview Practice Center

 

LinkedIn Learning

With LinkedIn Learning, there are more than 5,000 expert-led course videos that you can explore and develop business, technology-related, and creative skills. Additionally, you can strengthen your LinkedIn profile by adding these courses and related skills once you have completed them.

 

Join Our LinkedIn Community

The Career Services Office posts helpful articles and ideas for our LinkedIn community members. Join our group and connect with over 2100 students and alumni of the College of Business Administration!

 

Catch up with Our Podcast Series

Our Ready for Business podcast series brings together recorded interviews with employers, recent graduates, faculty and business students to present useful recommendations and action steps for those pursuing full-time jobs or internships. Listen and subscribe to the Kent State College of Business podcast on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher and Spotify.

 

Virtual Employer Events

Visit Handshake for a list of virtual employer workshops and forums.