CAR 398 A JR/SR - Fall 2019 - CRN 31140
Seniors Practice Professional Networking in CAR 398 A
Life-Career Planning Class, Spring 2019
Wednesdays, 12:00 - 12:50 p.m.
CRN 10976, 1 credit
This class is for juniors and seniors only. Class topics will include resumes, cover letters, graduate school application, mock interviewing with professionals; business etiquette; "marketing" your skills to human resource professionals; "Reality 101 Job Searches," and class presentations from a variety of professionals. SEATS ARE AVAILABLE! This is the class seniors stated on course evaluations, "should be mandatory!
FOCUS is one of our career exploration and assessment services. You may do this web-based
interest assessment free of charge if you are a Wilkes student or alum. The access
code for Wilkes students or alumni is wu08. Do arrange a follow-up consultation with
Career Services to discuss your results.
Candid Career lets students explore varied fields by watching videos of professionals talk about their own careers.
College Central Podcasts on iTunes provides great career advice on resumes, interviews, internships, etiquette, job fairs, dress for success, networking, mentoring, and more.
Occupational Outlook Handbook is hosted by the US Department of Labor. Students can find information on a specific occupation including: What a typical workday in the job is like, working conditions, training and education needed, earnings and job prospects.
O NET is provided by the US Department of Labor to offer information on career clusters and types of work in varied industries.