Posts filed under "Career"

Behind the scenes: Exploring careers & experiences working in higher education with Terry Brown

Excelsior Life: When did you originally start working for the College? Brown: I started working at Excelsior College (then Regents) on March... [read more]

National Nurses Week: Joe Santiago on how the military prepared him to be a health care leader

Joe Santiago, ’13, a Bachelor of Science in nursing graduate from Excelsior College, discusses how his military career and education transformed him... [read more]

Success Files: Exploring EC Job Links with Excelsior’s Career Services

Are you exploring different career paths, actively searching for jobs, or just browsing opportunities? Throughout this week, Excelsior College’s Career Services staff... [read more]

Excelsior Expands Career Services

The Office of Career Services at Excelsior will take on all alumni-related career services including counseling, webinars, and résumé and cover letter... [read more]

Togetherness: Earning a College Degree & Serving in the U.S. Army

Lloyd and Arnecia Gallop were high school sweethearts. They traveled the world while serving the U.S. Army – one as an active... [read more]

The Real World: Both College Students and Staff Work at a Distance

Times have changed and telecommuting is part of the working world today. In 2012, it was estimated over fifty million U.S. workers... [read more]

Upcoming Webinars: Professional Development; Online Education; Library Services; Improve Your Writing; Career Tools

Excelsior College will host a number of free, publicly-available webinars throughout the month of June. Why Teach Writing? June 2, 2 pm... [read more]

Excelsior Career Services Introduce New Features for Alumni

Interviewing with a prospective employer is often one of the most challenging aspects of the search process for job seekers. The mission... [read more]

Getting Your Career in Gear for 2014

January is the month of resolutions, as the turn of the calendar page often kicks starts new diet, exercise, finance, or other... [read more]

Watch: How Veterans Can Use LinkedIn to Expand Career Network

LinkedIn, the social network for “professionals”, now has more than 200 million users. But how can returning veterans use the site to... [read more]

Excelsior, Smarthinking Team on Resume and Cover Letter Critique Services

For many adult learners heading back to school, career advancement is among the top deciding factors. However, just as a degree can... [read more]

Center for Military Education to Show Veterans How to “Get LinkedIn” to Their Career Network

LinkedIn, the “world’s largest professional” social network, now has more than 200 million users. But how can returning veterans use the site... [read more]

Distance EDU on Demand: Maribeth Gunner on the Art of Informational Interviewing

Maribeth Gunner, director of career services at Excelsior College, joins the podcast to discuss Informational Interviewing, a powerful, but underused job search... [read more]

How to Demonstrate Your Skills to Civilian Employers

For many veterans, the transition from the military to the civilian workforce can be difficult. One of the challenges they encounter is... [read more]