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Being proactive and career-smart are essential to landing a job in today's challenging economy.

Remember that the staff of the Gerri Ripp Center for Career Development is here to help you.

Now is the time to reflect on how YOU can be career-strong!

Have you....

  • Stopped by the Career Development Center for a resume or cover letter critique?
  • Registered for this semester's events through your GAELlink account:
    Senior Career Series, Job and Internship Prep Session, Resume and Cover Letter Workshops, LinkedIn Information Session, Graduate School Information Session, Job Fair Etiquette Workshop and Meet a Career Mentor?
  • Participated in a mock interview?
  • Updated your interview attire?
  • Compiled and secured references?
  • Developed an interview follow-up plan (i.e. thank you notes, follow-up calls, provide references)?
  • Created a profile on the professional networking website LinkedIn?
  • Updated and/or "scrubbed" your online appearance/persona?
  • Joined Career Development on Facebook and Twitter?
  • Updated and/or "scrubbed" your online appearance/persona?
  • Cleaned out your Iona email inbox making room for potential job and internship opportunities?
  • Updated your GAELlink account to reflect your senior status?

If you need help completing any of these steps, please call or visit the Gerri Ripp Center for Career Development:

Spellman Hall - 2nd Floor

Phone: (914) 633-2462
E-mail careerdevelopment@iona.edu

Fax: (914) 633-2025
www.iona.edu/careerdevelopment