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

Log into the Elon Job Network  Select the College2Career Pathways link (found under Job & Career Resources)

The C2C program has been specifically designed to bolster your professional skills and assist you in discovering opportunities to move you towards your professional career goals.

Start any activity in any of the four groups of pathways, then drop by Moseley 140, the SPDC, and pick up a College2Career (C²C) reward.

Earn tangible and intangible rewards as you complete professional development activities:

PATHWAY GROUP 1

Schedule appointments using EJN:

  • To develop your resume
  • To establish a strong profile on the Elon Job & Internship Network (EJN)
  • To develop and polish your LinkedIn profile
  • To take a Career Personality Assessment and have the results interpreted

       ⇑ Finish these and earn an Umbrella! 

PATHWAY GROUP 2

  • Schedule an appointment learn about ELR internships
  • Attend a SPDC hosted Professional Development Event – found on EJN
  • Attend one of these events on EJN
    Accounting Meet & Greet
    Graduate & Professional School Fair
    Job & Internship Expo
    Student Employment Fair
    Sales Meet & Greet
    Social Impact Career Fair
    Teacher Fair

       ⇑ Finish these and earn a Padfolio!

PATHWAY GROUP 3

  • Schedule an appointment with EJN for a mock interview
  • Conduct an informational interview and upload Q&A’s to your EJN profile
  • Attend a employer info session

      ⇑ Finish these and earn $25 on your Phoenix Card!

PATHWAY GROUP 4

  • Take a Cooperative Education  course. Course topics listed on OnTrack see COE 310-319 *
  • Attend an SPDC etiquette presentation (found on EJN)
  • Upload a College2Career program reflection paper to your EJN profile.

     ⇑ Finish these and earn a CORKCICLE 16OZ Tumbler!

FINISH ALL ACTIVITIES AND…

  • Earn the College²Career Pathways Certificate
  • Become eligible for the annual iPad / $100 Target gift card drawings!

*Cooperative Education courses are:

One credit courses that will help you make informed decisions about transitioning from college to your professional life.
Search OnTrack for Cooperative Education COE 310-319 for class topics

Career Videos

Career Topic – 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

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.

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.

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.

Interviewing

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

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 VAVDW5VQ 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.