About Alex McPeak

Alex graduated Emmanuel College with a Bachelor of Arts in English Writing and Literature. She has previously worked in PR at MGR Strategic Communications and contributed to Spoon University. She is now a member of the CampusTap team as a Content Contributor
  • Recruiting

Applying Emotional Intelligence to Recruiting and Job Search

February 16th, 2017|

Amidst a rapidly advancing era of technology, it’s estimated that 65 percent of today’s students will be employed in jobs that don’t yet exist. In response, institutions are focusing on [...]

  • First-Year Mentoring

Retaining, Engaging & Mentoring First-Year Students

February 9th, 2017|

While institutions will largely focus on their admission process by investing in marketing strategies that will convince incoming students to enroll and attend, some of those efforts can fall short [...]

  • Management Mentors

How Management Mentors Utilizes Business’s Biggest Asset

February 8th, 2017|

When a company is looking for ways to improve talent retention and strengthen its workforce, it seeks out Management Mentors, a company based outside of Boston that’s been dedicated to [...]

  • Multiple Mentors

7 Types of Mentors For Advising on Every Career Question

January 26th, 2017|

While individuals and institutions explore the most impactful mentoring methods, focus is shifting from having one mentor to having multiple mentors. Though having a “board of advisors” may not embody [...]

  • GWU student-athlete

Career Development for the Student-Athlete

January 24th, 2017|

According to a study conducted by The Alumni Factor, university athletic programs can significantly increase levels of alumni engagement. Alumni who participate as a student-athlete during their undergraduate education often [...]

  • BC's Shea Center provides alumni mentoring to student entrepreneurs

The Newest BC Initiative Shaping Future Entrepreneurs

January 12th, 2017|

Recently ranking 20th for Best College Value among all U.S. private universities, Boston College is nationally recognized for continued excellence and academic acclaim. Though BC may best be known for [...]

  • BBBS Mentoring

The Lifetime Impact of Modern Mentoring

January 11th, 2017|

As new technologies are developed and modernized insights on mentoring are explored, the mentor-mentee relationship has become less traditional than it once was. With digital platforms allowing more casual mentor [...]

  • Wayfair

CampusTap Company Series: Wayfair’s Leading Culture

December 21st, 2016|

In addition to being a rapidly growing and successful company, Wayfair -- the e-commerce company for “a zillion things home” -- is also consistently recognized for its productive, engaging and [...]

  • Bullhorn

CampusTap Company Series: Bullhorn’s Retention Best Practices

December 13th, 2016|

As part of CampusTap’s commitment to facilitating meaningful connections, resources and experiences that impact students’ success during and after college, we’ve identified top companies, such as Bullhorn, that are providing [...]

  • Marquette University Mentoring Program

CASE 2016: The Trifecta Behind Marquette Mentoring

December 7th, 2016|

In 2013, the Marquette University Alumni Association implemented a mentoring program with the goal of complementing career services efforts and fostering meaningful conversations amongst students and alumni. The program has [...]