Whether you’re starting a new program or are a soon-to-be graduate, one question that’s likely lingering in your mind is, “What’s next?”
There’s a lot to check off when you begin your career search, including finding open positions, making an effective resumé, and preparing for interviews. When it comes to job searching, it can often feel like a full-time job in itself.
That’s where the Career Services at Cambridge comes in. Every student at Cambridge has full-fledged access to our team of career advisors, human resources professionals and industry experts. From helping you explore career options to connecting you with potential employers, our powerful team of career mentors is here to guide you.
Don’t have much to put on your resumé, or need help making it appealing to employers? Our career advisors are here to help.
Whether online, on the phone or in-person, the career team will teach you everything you need to know about resumé building, including:
- Relevant experiences to include
- How to format your resumé
- The difference between hard skills and soft skills
- How to show results-driven accomplishments
- Tools for proofreading and concise resumé language
- How to tailor your resumé for each job
- Cover letter tips
With professional human resources personnel examining your materials, you’ll feel fully empowered to apply for entry-level positions.
Applying for the job is the first step, but what comes next can be quite nerve-wracking. When it comes to job interviews, our career advisors can help you prepare by teaching you valuable interviewing skills.
Make an appointment with one of our career advisors and ask for tips on how to succeed at job interviews. You’ll get tips on essential interviewing strategies, such as:
- How to interview in-person and virtually
- The difference between group and one-on-one interviews
- How to prepare industry-specific answers
- How to go beyond your resumé in an interview
- Relaxation techniques for anxiety
- How to prepare for a second interview
Your advisors can help you practice your interviewing skills so you can feel confident as you seek out employment.
One of our biggest superpowers is our Job Placement services. Our Career Services Department will meet with you to discuss your career goals and help you with career planning. We’ll also help you get into a career-focused state of mind that examines each facet of your life.
Then we guide you toward effectively developing a successful career that works with your life and addresses any obstacles that may hold you back.
Due to our extensive partnerships with externship sites and employers, we’ll be able to connect you with potential job opportunities that match your goals, education and experience. Even after graduation, our career advisors connect with alumni to provide them with job leads and networking opportunities.
As a student at Cambridge, your education is only the beginning of your journey. Our Career Services Department is here to help you launch a meaningful career in Healthcare and IT through holistic, ongoing support. To take advantage of our programs, call us today at 877-206-4279 or send us a message.