Tag: career questions

5 Things with the WCC Graphic
  1. Personal Branding– Build your social network by using LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook   as a window to new contacts and potential employers
  2. Community Service – Volunteer at a nonprofit, such as a school, community group, faith-based or healthcare facility to learn new skills and help others
  3. New Venture or Start-up – Seek out an alternative to traditional internships with a start-up or new venture to help determine if a field of interest is for you
  4. Global Adventure – Expand your world and immerse yourself in a new culture
  5. Make a Good First Impression – Develop rapport with others and grow your network

5 Things with the WCC Graphic

1)      What’s your passion?  What do you find most rewarding?  Conduct self-assessment and evaluate your career aspirations.

2)      What careers match your unique set of skills and personal values? Explore and learn about career fields, companies and jobs of interest.

3)      What actions will you take to achieve your goals?  Identify gaps in your preparation and pursue opportunities to build strengths.

4)      What is your story and personal marketing plan? Know how to effectively communicate who you are and the value you can contribute.

5)      How will you close the deal? Attend career related events and proactively connect with people and opportunities in a variety of ways.

Explore your answers at the Weston Career Center website.