Spring Alumni Career Events
E-shadow Bloomberg TV’s social media maven with @DoresAtWork
Wednesday, April 16
Are you interested in a career in media and/or living in NYC? Learn how and why one Vanderbilt alumna loves both on Wednesday, April 16, when you can “e-shadow” Bloomberg TV social media maven Katy Finneran, BA’09, on our new @DoresAtWork Twitter feed!
Start by following @DoresAtWork. Spread the word about our first alumni guest by retweeting posts to your friends and followers, especially fellow Dores!
Check in beginning bright and early on April 16 for Katy to guide you through her workday, impart career advice and reflect on her Vanderbilt experience. Tweet your specific questions about her job responsibilities, her transition to the working world and what it’s like to be a young professional in the Big Apple. It’s like a day-long informational interview, and you don’t even have to buy her coffee!
Stay tuned to @DoresAtWork in future months, when other Vanderbilt alumni in hot jobs and happening locales will take over the feed, and deliver great tips for helping you conquer and prevail throughout Life After Vanderbilt.
Archived Events and Other Resources
Facing the fear: how to take control of your career transition
Are you immobilized by the fear of making a change in your career? Whether you are aiming for a slight adjustment or a dramatic shift, altering your career path in any way can be overwhelming. This free 45-minute webinar led by alumna and national career expert Hallie Crawford, BS’95, will help you:
- Identify what holds you back from your career goals
- Understand the mental game of career transition and how it is “make or break” to your success in that transition
- Provide you with the tools to manage and overcome those obstacles.
The Commodore Career Intensive
The Vanderbilt Alumni Association partnered with Hallie Crawford, BA’95, of Create Your Career Path to offer a special webinar-based coaching program for Vanderbilt alumni, parents, students and friends. This small, dynamic intensive coaching group combines the benefits of individual coaching with group support in a 4-week coaching intensive.
The Career Intensive focuses on individuals who want help identifying their ideal career, who need support throughout their job search and career transition, and who want to live a more fulfilling, purposeful life. It follows the same highly successful coaching process Hallie has used with her clients for more than 10 years with a 98% success rate.
Stay tuned for another Commodore Career Intensive in fall 2014