• Kevin Fallon

#EACE16 Trends: Career Services’ Ever-Evolving Impact

Salisbury University Director of Career Services Kevin Fallon lead a breakout session at this year’s EACE Conference covering the technological and cultural shifts impacting career services and campus recruiting, and how colleges and universities can best prepare students for the post-college transition. In “Keeping Up With The Dramatic Changes in Campus Recruiting and Career Services,” [...]

  • Purdue Internships

Purdue: Building a Career Services Brand Through Internships

The NACE 2016 Conference and Expo brought together hundreds of career services professionals who shared and discussed the latest developments advancing the field. Among those professionals was Tamara Clarkson and Ali Mears, career services consultants at Purdue University’s Center for Career Opportunities (CCO). Clarkson and Mears spoke with CampusTap to give us an inside look into [...]

  • Career Services and Alumni Relations

Career Services & Alumni Relations Connect at #NACE16

During the NACE 2016 Conference & Expo we at CampusTap had the pleasure of facilitating an Innovation Lab discussion on the strategies and benefits behind collaboration between career services and alumni relations. We would like to thank all of those who joined in the conversation, as we had around 50 career services professionals join us. The [...]

June 16th, 2016|Categories: Alumni Relations, Career Services, NACE 2016|Tags: , , |
  • Entrepreneurship at SAIC

#NACE16 Takeaways: Entrepreneurship & Career Services

From a young age, students desire a career in entrepreneurship. According to a Gallup-HOPE study, 77 percent of students in grades five through 12 want to be their own boss, and 45 percent plan to start their own business. In addition, the skills needed to become a successful entrepreneur align with what employers seek in [...]

June 15th, 2016|Categories: Career Services, Entrepreneurship, NACE 2016|Tags: , , |
  • NACE 2016

NACE 2016 Insights on the Future of Career Services

The CampusTap team had an incredible week at this year’s NACE 2016 Conference & Expo in Chicago. From facilitating conversations on the strategies and benefits of collaboration between career services and alumni relations to attending interactive sessions and thought-provoking keynote addresses, the team is excited to share their key takeaways. Leading the Discussion Around Alumni [...]

  • UMass Lowell Co-op Program

Behind UMass Lowell’s Thriving Co-op Program (Part 3)

As part of CampusTap’s coverage of the NACE 2016 Conference & Expo, the following is part three in a three-part series detailing the development of University of Massachusetts Lowell’s co-op program. You can read part one and part two here. During the NACE 2016 Conference & Expo, Rae Perry, director of Cooperative Education, and Diane [...]

  • UMass Lowell Co-op Program

Behind UMass Lowell’s Thriving Co-op Program (Part 2)

As part of CampusTap’s coverage of the NACE 2016 Conference & Expo, the following is part two in a three-part series detailing the development of University of Massachusetts Lowell’s co-op program. You can read part one here and part three here. During the NACE 2016 Conference & Expo, Rae Perry, director of Cooperative Education, and Diane [...]

  • Millennial entrepreneurs

The Impact of Mentors on Millennial Entrepreneurs

Mentoring can be viewed as a relationship reserved for helping students achieve their academic or professional aspirations. But mentoring is just as important after an individual has reached the professional level, especially for a millennial entrepreneur. Mentors can help individuals grow in any professional field, but have more of a dramatic impact on young entrepreneurs growing [...]

  • UMass Lowell Co-op Program

Behind UMass Lowell’s Thriving Co-op Program (Part 1)

As part of CampusTap’s coverage of the NACE 2016 Conference & Expo, the following is part one in a three-part series detailing the development of University of Massachusetts Lowell’s co-op program. You can read parts two and three here. The University of Massachusetts Lowell launched its institutional co-op program with 25 students in the summer [...]

  • Students Developing Career Competencies

How to Develop Career Competencies as a Student

Colleges and universities recognize the importance of career competencies, and they’re working with employers and alumni to ensure incoming freshmen and rising sophomores, juniors and seniors are ready to excel in the workplace. But, as students, you also have the ability to magnify these career services efforts by taking a proactive approach and making the [...]