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Professional Development

Smeal Alumni Career Services assists graduates who are in the midst of a career transition or looking to begin their professional journey.  By leveraging the power of Penn State and the Smeal College of Business, Alumni Career Services can help alumni construct meaningful professional connections and expand the power of their network.

Career Coaching and Job Search Preparation

Our team will work directly with you to discuss your career needs.  We offer resume critiques and interview preparation sessions to enhance your marketability in the competitive job search environment.  To schedule an appointment, please contact us at alumnicareerservices@smeal.psu.edu

Candid Career

Candid Career is an online resource allowing for the exploration and discovery of various career options. Through short video interviews, individuals can gain insight from professionals, including Smeal alumni, working in a variety of industries. You can gain unique perspective on what it’s like to work in a particular field as well as how to best prepare for a given career path. To access the videos, visit the website.

Full-Time Job Postings

Through SmealConnect, we offer specific job postings available to Smeal alums.  Registered users may access the system to search for and apply to targeted job opportunities. To get started, learn how to register for a SmealConnect alumni account.  Upon completion of your registration, please allow 1-2 business days for your account to activated.

LinkedIn

Having a professional and marketable online presence is essential.  LinkedIn is often the first stop for employers that are looking into potential candidates.  Our staff can assist with polishing your profile and constructing your descriptive points for search engine optimization.

Also, be sure to join the only LinkedIn group managed by the Smeal College of Business.  Membership in this group is restricted to alums of the college.  For questions about the official LinkedIn group of Smeal, please contact Cindi Satterfield at cds14@psu.edu.