Business Cards

Stand out from the crowd and order customized Elon Calling Cards to hand out during interviews, internships and networking events.

College²Career (C²C) Pathways

The College2Career (C2C) Pathways rewards program has been specifically designed to bolster your professional skills and assist you in discovering opportunities to move you towards achieving your professional career goals.

To get started, log on to EJN EJN Log on page

 

 

 

Each group of C2C activities will help you to build skills, gain confidence, and develop professionally.

Follow the instructions to complete each of the C2C activities within each group.

As you complete each group EJN will send you information about how to obtain these rewards:
Group 1 = Umbrella, Group 2 = Padfolio, Group 3 = $25 on Phoenix Card, Group 4 = CORKCICLE Tumbler, and many intangible benefits along the way!

Elon College2Career and Pathways Progress exampleCharts help you track your accomplishments and identify other professional development opportunities available to you at Elon.

“Congratulations on completing all of the Group 2 College2Career Pathway Activities. The Student Professional Development Center has a reward waiting for you!

Please stop by the Student Professional Development Center located in Moseley 140 to pick up your Umbrella! We’re open weekdays from 8-5 pm.”

When you complete all four C2C pathways you will be eligible for the iPad and $100 gift card drawings held during the College2Career banquet in the spring.

Career Videos

Candid Careers Video Library – videos on resume and cover letter writing, job search, business etiquette, interviewing, juggling job offers, salary negotiation, and more.

College Majors – videos covering a wide variety of majors. View videos reflecting the diverse career paths of graduates with liberal arts degrees.

Company Information – learn about companies covering diverse industries such as Adidas, Citrix, Disney, ESPN, Facebook, JP Morgan Chase, Mattel, Wells Fargo, and more.

Industry – videos covering industries such as art, education, healthcare, law, sales and marketing, writing and journalism, and more.

Professional Development – videos covering common sense professionalism tips for engaging with employers and networking.

Cover Letters & Resumes

Internship/Job Search & Networking

ORGANIZATIONS STILL ACTIVELY HIRING DURING COVID-19

Candor – Companies Hiring Status During COVID-19 (Updating live & regularly)

CDC Foundation – rapid hiring throughout the United States as part of COVID-19 Emergency Response Jobs

COVINTERN – Find an Internship – resource created and made available to all college students by Indiana University student, Wade Fletcher.

GitHub – 2020 Internship Status Due to COVID-19

Handshake List – Handshake has opened up this list of companies to all students at all colleges-universities throughout the U.S. – another dynamic list that will be updated regularly

1,575 Remote Opportunities on LinkedIn

The Muse – Companies Hiring During COVID-19

ADDITIONAL JOB/INTERNSHIP RESOURCES

Elon Job Network (EJN) – View opportunities from employers that are interested in Elon talent. How to create a JOB ALERT on EJN.

Budget Calculator – Enter salary, rent/mortgage, insurance costs, loan repayments, etc. to create a budget for a successful future.

Business Research Library Guide – Belk Library’s list of resources providing comprehensive, and up-to-date research on over 700 industries, including statistics, analysis, and forecasts.

Candid Careers Video Library – videos on job search, business etiquette, interviewing, juggling job offers, salary negotiation, and more

Career Community Specific Resources

Chegg Internships – Get help with your resume, tell a story with your cover letter, tips to nail that interview, and more!

Cost of Living Calculator – Compare salaries and how far they will get you in various cities and states across the country.

Experience.com (by Symplicity) – Articles and advice for college students and graduates

First Research – Industry overviews, growth ratings, quarterly updates, business trends and challenges, and relevant and industry-specific questions to ask professionals (a great way to make a strong impression during interviews and networking events).

Glassdoor.com – Research company reviews, salaries, interview questions, jobs and more.

GoinGlobal (if on campus/ if off-campus) – Search for international opportunities, read country guides to discover cultural differences in professional etiquette, and learn about key industries.

Informational Interview/Networking Guide – Learn about career paths, industries, and career tips while networking.

Internship and Job Search Organizer – Use this spreadsheet to keep track of all of your application deadlines, networking notes, and more.

Leadership Development and Rotational Programs – Leadership development and rotational programs provide you with in-depth experiences, ongoing mentorship, and targeted training across a range of business areas within a company. Be sure to check EJN prior to applying to any of these programs as Elon may already have a relationship with the employer.

LinkedIn guides for job/internship search, profile development, etc.

Salary Calculator – Discover salary averages specific to job function and geographic location.

WayUp.com – job board for college students and recent grads.

Zippia – Explore jobs, majors, and cities.

Interviewing

Big Interview – Online/virtual practice interviewing tool that records your interview and provides tips and strategies for answering a variety of interview questions.

Candid Careers Video Library – videos on business etiquette, interviewing, juggling job offers, salary negotiation, and more.

First Research – Industry overviews, growth ratings, quarterly updates, business trends and challenges, and relevant and industry-specific questions to ask professionals (a great way to make a strong impression during interviews and networking events).

Graduate School Interview Questions

Illegal Interview Questions

Interview Guide Quick Guide

Skills Clari-T Chart

Major & Career Exploration and Planning

Elon Majors & Minors

Four-Year Career Plan

MyPlan – Take assessments to better understand your personality type, interests, skills, and values. Create your individual account, and when prompted, enter license code 8LHNDVCD to take assessments at no charge.

What Can I Do With This Major? – Connect academic majors to possible career paths, typical employers, and strategies designed to maximize career opportunities.

Candid Careers Video Library – videos on majors, and jobs

Zippia – Explore jobs, majors, and cities.

Accessibility

Disabilities Resources available at Elon: for students for whom a disability may prevent the completion of online activities

Media Services Resources: for students who have accessibility issues because of a lack of technology resources