• Students with Disabilities

Collaboration Drives Career Development for Students with Disabilities at Northeastern

To support students with disabilities in their career pursuits, Northeastern University implements an intensive and all-encompassing approach built on collaboration, education and relationship development. At the heart of the institution’s success working with students with disabilities is the collaboration between three offices: Cooperative Education, Career Development and the Disability Resource Center (DRC). Collectively, these departments [...]

  • ASU+GSV

ASU+GSV 2017: How Do We Attract, Retain and Empower Talent?

CampusTap had the privilege of attending last week’s ASU+GSV Summit in Salt Lake City. The summit brought together world leaders in innovation in the education, venture capitalism, talent development and technology spaces. Having access to a group of influencers that included the likes of GSV Founder Michael Moe, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, Summit Public Schools [...]

  • Rapid7 Chief People Officer Christina Luconi

Rapid7’s Core Culture Values & Leadership Characteristics Consistent in Every People Element

Rapid7 Chief People Officer Christina Luconi has worked in people strategy for various startup companies in different stages of growth. But she's now enjoyed over six years at the security data and analytics company due to her feeling "something a little magical." Luconi is now responsible for the entire employee lifecycle in her role at [...]

  • 6one7 Productions

A Day in the Life: Ace Gershfield of 6one7 Productions [Video]

As a freshman at Northeastern University in 1997, Ace Gershfield lost $500 coordinating his first event in the Boston Nightlife & Entertainment scene. Today, he not only serves as the Partner & Founder for 6one7 Productions but is an active restauranteur as well. With the second installment of their "A Day in the Life" video [...]

  • Fast Forward

X by Fast Forward Delivers Next-Level Career Networking

The value of career networking has never been greater, as an ABC report shows 80 percent of today's jobs go to candidates through an internal connection or network referral. Fast Forward -- a CampusTap partner providing students and alumni resources and insight to pursue fulfilling, passion-based careers -- is hosting an interactive event taking career [...]

March 14th, 2017|Categories: CampusTap, Career Development, Networking|Tags: , , |
  • Management Mentors

How Management Mentors Utilizes Business’s Biggest Asset

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 corporate mentoring best practices for over 20 years. In fact, CitiGroup, The New York Times, FedEx, TJ Maxx and Enterprise are only a few of [...]

  • Multiple Mentors

7 Types of Mentors For Advising on Every Career Question

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 traditional mentoring relationships, having a diverse array of perspectives and insight cans be helpful, if not essential, as someone works to further their career. However, [...]

January 26th, 2017|Categories: Career Development, Mentoring, Networking|Tags: , , |
  • GWU student-athlete

Career Development for the Student-Athlete

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 possess a high affinity for their alma mater that makes them more likely to give either monetarily or non-monetarily after they graduate. Additionally, colleges with [...]

  • Fast Forward

Announcing CampusTap’s Partnership with Fast Forward

CampusTap and Fast Forward are driven by the same mission: To provide students and alumni with the necessary resources and insight to pursue fulfilling and passion-based careers post graduation. That’s why we’re pleased to partner to advance that mission. As CampusTap continues to facilitate private career networking communities at institutions across the country, we’ll be [...]

  • BBBS Mentoring

The Lifetime Impact of Modern Mentoring

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 relationships and increased opportunities to participate in formalized mentoring programs, institutions, businesses and individuals have gravitated towards having somebody to rely on for advice and [...]

January 11th, 2017|Categories: Career Development, Mentoring, Student Success|Tags: , , |