EXPLORE YOUR OPTIONS
Sit down with a career counselor to discuss your interests and strengths and create a strategy for your professional development. Call 610-519-4060 for an appointment.
The Official Villanova University Network group on LinkedIn connects Villanovans around the world! Membership is open to all University graduates and students. Be sure to visit the VU Alumni and Student Mentoring Subgroup: a space where current students and alumni can connect with other alumni to discuss career-specifics topics, issues, and advice.
Assess your interests and strengths *
From the comfort of home, FOCUS enables you to self-assess your career-relevant personal qualities and explore career fields and major areas of study that are most compatible with your assessment results. This is a good choice for recent grads.
For experienced alumni, and for those wanting professional guidance, visit the Career Center for a counselor-guided assessment like the Strong Interest Inventory or MBTI. Call 610-519-4060 for an appointment.
Learn from industry professionals: Candid Career*
Candid Career is a website containing thousands of videos of informational interviews conducted with real professionals. If you're interested in exploring a career option, search videos by industry, career title, college major, keywords, and more.
Career Insider powered by Vault*
View comprehensive online career resources. Content is updated daily. Industry and Career Guides, Employer Profiles, A Day in the Life and more.
FIND YOUR OPPORTUNITY
GoNOVAJobs and GoNOVA Alumni*
Visit Villanova's exclusive job posting sites. Learn more....
Career Shift: a one-stop job search engine*
Access every publicly posted job listing on the entire internet in one space on Career Shift. Access in-depth information about staff contacts and companies positing jobs. Record, save and store your correspondence history records automatically.
LAND THE JOB
Connect with Fellow Wildcats
Check out Villanova Alumni Association's upcoming events and network in person with fellow Villanovans.
Search for a Job Overseas*
Going Global has expert advice for finding jobs at home and abroad. 80,000 country-specific career and employment resources, corporate profiles and worldwide internship & job postings.
Cover Letter and Resume Reviews
Visit the Career Center for dozens of workshops or individual counseling appointments on resume polishing, and effective cover letter writing.
Alumni are invited to all Career Center sponsored career fairs. Check out the upcoming events and career fairs, and those organizations that attended previous events.
Additional Career Resources are available. There are numerous sites listed by industry and geography in Additonal Job Search Resources.
Links to Area Employers by industry such as Finance, Healthcare, HR, Technology, Business Firms, Marketing, Media, Real Estate and Hospitality are also valuable tools.
Practice in person with a career counselor or if you have a webcam, check out InterviewStream. It is a customizable web based practice interview tool that helps candidates gain confidence by better knowing and preparing themselves for interviews. Alumni can conduct self-assessments or share their answers with a counselor for more personalized feedback.
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