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  • ResumeGuideCareer advice, resources and support for Gannon Students

    Career Exploration and Development Table

    Gannon’s Career Exploration and Development team is here to help you become career ready professionals! Students have access to career advising, events and resources to aid in their professional growth and development. Explore the various resources and opportunities below.  Learn more by making an appointment with a career advisor! 

    • Gannon’s Handshake platform allows students and alumni to connect with internship and job opportunities.  Gannon students have accounts already created, so just "sign in" and begin exploring.  Click the Handshake logo below to set up your professional profile, schedule an appointment with a career advisor and explore the possibilities! 
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    • Try BIG INTERVIEW for virtual assistance with interviewing. Through a robust series of industry specific practice interviews, this resource allows you to record yourself when answering common interview questions and share your progress with the Career staff as you continue to polish your interview skills. 

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    • Check out Interstride for access to 250K+ jobs and internship opportunities domestically and abroad.  This is the best place for global students to search OPT/CPT eligible opportunities.  Students can log in with their Gannon credentials.

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    • Explore What Can I do With This Major?  This resource breaks down ways in which individuals can leverage degrees and it includes helpful links to better prepare you for the next step.

      What Can I do with this Major

    • Explore MyPlan to dive deeper into your career interests, values and skills!  This resource can be found through students' accounts in the My.Gannon portal. We have brief instructions for creating an account on our My.Gannon "Resources" tab so that you can access this great resource for FREE!  

    Quick Links + Resources for Students below:

    Career Ready Knight

    Calling all students seeking on-campus employment!

    Gannon’s new Student Employment Initiative, Career Ready Knights is here to help you gain experience and learn career skills during your time on campus!

    To view current opportunities for on-campus employment visit: https://gannon.peopleadmin.com/

    More information about student employment can be found here: www.gannon.edu/Financial-Aid/Types-of-Financial-Aid/Work-Study/

    Gannon’s Career Closet is now open for Students! 

    In need of professional development clothing for your next interview, career fair, networking event or internship?  Students will be able to visit Gannon’s career closet free of charge for guidance in selecting professional pieces of clothing right for their event.  Stop by the Student Success Center to learn more or schedule an appointment through Handshake!

    Alumni and friends can learn more about supporting Gannon’s Career Closet here: https://fundraise.givesmart.com/vf/GUCloset


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