Career Coaching

Work with a career coach to enhance your job search or career transition. Get your resume reviewed, set professional goals, and create an action plan to reach your objectives.

One-to-One Career Coaching

We are still OPEN for alumni career coaching registration.  In this unprecedented time of crisis, compassion leads our calling to serve the Smeal alumni network.

At no cost to Smeal degree graduates, we offer career coaching to:

  • Support the shift to remote work
  • Support the balancing act endured by working parents
  • Advise on best job search and advancement strategies
  • Advise on virtual communication best practices (including use of Zoom and Microsoft Office Teams)
  • Review resumes and LinkedIn profiles (including executive resumes and bios)
  • Enhance networking with insider tips and tools
  • Optimize digital brands
  • Advise, coach, and conduct simulations for phone and web-based interviews
  • Navigate the uncertainty of constant workplace change and individual transitions
  • Provide access to our new Recession Resilience Guide in Penn State's Canvas Catalogue 

Our coaching flexes to meet your career interests and priorities.


Digital Executive Group Coaching

Experiential Insight is the first digital platform of executive coaches to deliver live, high-quality thought-provoking content focused on the future of leadership. They have broad experience providing executive-level coaching to non-executives in Fortune 500 companies such as Apple, Barclays, Deloitte, Salesforce, and Amazon, to game-changing startups and everything in-between. 

Our partnership with Experiential Insight offers (6) one-hour weekly group coaching sessions in small groups of six. The cost per 6-week coaching track is $300 per person.

Cohorts are built around the number of years of work experience: 0-5, 5-10, 10-20, 20-30.

  • Spring 2020 coaching tracks start the week of April 6th. Spring track themes include: 
    • Driving for Impact
    • 10x Your Actions
    • Hyper Intelligent Leadership
    • Thinking Bigger Through Your Business Unit
    • Women Breaking Glass
  • Fall 2020 coaching tracks start the week of October 5th. Fall track themes TBD.