The Girard School of Business and the O’Brien Center for Student Success work together to provide professional development programs and resources to prepare students for success in their career search.
Through career fairs, resume workshops, interview prep, and on-campus interviewing, the O’Brien Center offers many opportunities for students to learn about themselves and potential career opportunities. For a full listing of services available through the O’Brien Center, click here.
The Girard School of Business offers additional resources to support the unique needs of business school students. Business Career Specialists, Jessica Crowley and Joe Jenkins, work with students to prepare for careers in business, such as accounting, finance, human resources, management, marketing, sports management, and more. They also work with employers to identify internship and job opportunities appropriate for Girard School students.
The Girard School has designed programs to enrich students’ academic experiences and prepare them to apply what they’re learning in the classroom to the business world. Take advantage of these programs and resources to develop the tools and skills necessary to prepare yourself for a successful career search:
Professional Networking Lunch Series Through a series of networking lunches, the Girard School of Business offers students opportunities to connect on-campus with alumni and local professionals to get a better sense of potential career paths and opportunities in a given field.
Internships Internships provide students with flexible and varied ways to gain valuable on-the-job experience related to career interests. Internships can be paid or unpaid, take place during summers, school semesters or vacation breaks, and cover a range of time commitments.
Click here for a list of useful career sites for business students.