Attention Lancers -
The ACAC is hosting two job fairs in the coming weeks. Please check out details below:
Speech Language Pathology Fair
Friday, Feb. 28 from 1:30-3:30 pm in the Speech, Hearing & Learning Services Building
To view the list of employers attending, visit: http://www.longwood.edu/career/49236.htm
Education Recruitment Day
Friday, March 7 from 10-11:15 am (Information Fair) & 11:30 am – 4 pm (Individual Interviews) in the Lee Grand Dining Room
To view the list of employers attending, visit: http://www.longwood.edu/career/39286.htm
Hey Lancers! Have you ever thought about using social media for your job search?
A recent report showed that 98% of recruiters use Linkedin to find employees, yet only 38% of job-seekers use Linkedin to find work. Here’s a breakdown for three popular social media sites:
Percentage of recruiters who use Linkedin to find employees: 98%
Percentage of recruiters who use Twitter to find employees: 42%
Percentage of recruiters who use Facebook to find employees: 33%
Percentage of Job-Seekers who use LinkedIn to find work: 38%
Percentage of Job-Seekers who use Twitter to find work: 34%
Percentage of Job-Seekers who use Facebook to find work: 52%
And Lancers, as you are joining LinkedIn, don’t forget to join the Longwood Alumni group so you can begin connecting with fellow Lancers.
Sources: Bullhorn, Jobvite, CAM Report: Volume 37, Number 4, 2014
Attention Lancers!The Spring Job & Internship Fair along with the Student Alumni Networking Event will take place tomorrow, Wednesday, Feb. 12 from 12:30-4pm in Blackwell Ballroom. Bring your resume and prepare to shine as you talk with employers to learn about opportunities and network with alumni to hear great advice on preparing for your future. Be sure to dress professionally and check out the list of employers/alumni attending so you can have questions ready for them:
Employers Attending: http://www.longwood.edu/career/40017.htm
Alumni Attending: http://www.longwood.edu/career/41093.htm
See you tomorrow!
Attention Lancers! Are you getting excited for the Spring Job & Internship Fair along with the Student Alumni Networking Event on Feb. 12? Want to make sure you make the best impression?
Come check out Career Fair Training Camp this Thursday, Feb. 6 from 3:30-5 pm in the Student Union. You can
- Get your resume reviewed
- Learn tips on professional dress
- Practice your elevator speech
- Make business cards
- Research employers that are attending the fair
We look forward to seeing you on Thursday!
Want to participate on a Mock Admissions Committee where you will
- Review actual applicant files
- Hear from seasoned admission professionals, representing the University of Richmond School of Law and the Charleston School of Law
- Take away “inside” information that will be helpful to you in applying to law schools
Then join us on Wednesday, Jan. 29 at 6:30 pm in Lancaster G09. All majors and class years are welcome to attend!
For more information, please contact the ACAC at firstname.lastname@example.org or 434-395-2063.
Hey Lancers! Do you want to…
Make a difference in the community?
Gain experience for your resume?
Come check out the Volunteer & Internship Fair on Tuesday, Jan. 28 from 3-5 pm in the Student Union Ballroom. Representatives from the LCVA, Habitat for Humanity, Awesome Party Supply, Sandy River Retreat, Moton Museum, etc. will be here to talk with you about opportunities within their organizations. You will also learn about ways to get involved on campus and become the citizen leaders Longwood trains you to be!
We hope you are ready for a excellent spring semester. We have been busy planning some great events for you such as the:
- Volunteer & Internship Fair, Tuesday, Jan. 28 from 3-5 pm in the Student Union
- Spring Job & Internship Fair & Student Alumni Networking Event (SANE), Wednesday, Feb. 12 from 12:30-4 pm in Blackwell Ballroom
We will also continue to offer workshops on resumes, job searching and interviewing. Plus we have some special topic workshops covering law school admission, physical therapy school, counseling, etc. We hope to see you at these events where you can learn more about how to prepare for your future.
To learn more about our events, visit our website at http://www.longwood.edu/career. If you would like to register for an event or set up an individual appointment with an advisor, then call us at 434-395-2063, email us at email@example.com or visit us in Lancaster G08.
Note: Walk-in hours are available Monday-Friday from 12-2 pm.
We hope to see you soon! Have a great first week of classes!