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Dedicated Career Coach
CAREER PLANNING FOR ONLINE STUDENTS
students, regardless of age, major, or degree plan have career questions and
need relevant resources. Below are a few
helpful links for your review.
first step is to understand how your interests, abilities, and career- values, influence
the planning of your future career goals. The ACT World-of-Work Map can
help you understand how careers fields are organized. To explore career options
of interest, click the following link for an interactive version: http://www.act.org/world/world.html
curious to know more? Your Career Coach has
more information about how your interests, abilities and career-related values
influence career direction. Ask about
the Strong Interest Inventory, or Myers Brigg Type Indicator career
assessments that can be helpful in clarifying career goals.
PUT YOUR PLAN INTO ACTION
you obtain as an RMU Online college student is also preparing you for career
success. However, being successful does
not occur accidentally, but is instead the result of careful planning and professional
skill development. Whether you are
seeking an internship, preparing to enter the job market, changing or advancing
in a current career, or planning to continue further education, working with a
career coach can be a great companion to your efforts.
24/7 CAREER RESOURCES
Here are a few great "at your fingertips" resources to get you started:
RMU Career Center's online registration, job posting and event management system for students, alumni, employers and networking contacts.
Click the following link to visit ColonialTRAK:
Learn about resumes, cover letters, interviewing and LinkedIn advice.
Click the following link to visit CareerSpots:
TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION
for Online Students
Robert Morris University
Career Center, Benjamin Rush Center
Meet Debra. . .
It’s an exciting time for Robert Morris University’s online
students! Debra Ignelzi, has recently
joined the staff of the RMU Online. As a
career professional with over 18 years of experience, she is available to
provide you customized career coaching services wherever you are located, using
Skype, Google Hangout, or phone for real time communication. If you prefer to come to the RMU campus, Debra
can also meet with you at the Career Center.
So no matter where you are in your career life--whether you
are just starting college coursework to earn a bachelor’s degree, or advancing
in a current career by pursuing a master and doctoral degree--there are
resources to enhance your professional development.