Advance Your Career During Spring Break

Feeling like there’s never enough time to work on your goals? If a spring break getaway isn’t in the cards, why not use this time to boost your career or get a head start on your professional path?

  1. Explore Shadowing Opportunities: Gain real, hands-on exposure by seeking shadowing opportunities in your field of interest.
  2. Network at Events: Attend networking events as an easy way to engage in conversations with professionals in your desired field.
  3. Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile: Whether you have a profile or need to create one, learn how to optimize your LinkedIn to enhance your professional presence.
  4. Apply for Jobs and Internships: This time of year is opportune for job hunting. Companies often have fresh budgets, making it an ideal period to apply for positions or internships.
  5. Chat with your Career Coach: If available, make an appointment with your Career Coach at Career Design Lab during your spring break to receive guidance and support.

Take advantage of this time to invest in your future and make meaningful strides in your personal and professional development.

By Dorlene Curwen
Dorlene Curwen Assistant Director | Sports Management & Human Capital Management Career Coach