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 to start the College2Career Pathways Professional Development Program and start earning rewards today!
(College2Career Pathways can be found under the Job & Career Resources area of your EJN account!)

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.

Once you start your four groups of pathways, drop by Moseley 140, The Student Professional Development Center, and pick up your first College2Career (C²C) reward, an SPDC lanyard, or a silicone phone sleeve.

You can earn tangible and intangible rewards as you complete these four groups of professional development objectives:

GROUP ONE

Schedule appointments online with 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 complete a Career Personality Assessment and have results interpreted

       ⇑ Finish these and earn an Umbrella or Portable Power Bank! 

GROUP TWO

  • Schedule an appointment online with EJN to learn about ELR internships
  • Attend an SPDC hosted Professional Development Event – found on EJN
  • Attend any one of these events – found 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!

GROUP THREE

  • Schedule an appointment online with EJN for a critiqued mock interview
  • Conduct an informational interview and upload Q&A’s to your EJN profile
  • Attend an SPDC hosted employer information session (found on EJN)

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

GROUP FOUR

  • Take one Cooperative Education Transition Strategies course
    Find a full list of course topics on OnTrack 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 Quarter-Zip Pullover!

FINISH ALL FOUR GROUPS

  • Earn a College²Career Pathways Certificate
  • Become eligible for the yearly iPad or $100 Target gift card drawings!

*Transitions Strategies Courses 

One credit courses that will help you make informed decisions about transitioning from college to your professional life.
View OnTrack Cooperative Education COE 310-319 to see the full list of classes offered

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.

EJN Student Guide – Instructions on how to most effectively use EJN.

Expo App (iOS or Android) – Research companies attending the SPDC Expo, discover jobs and internships, and get tips for successfully navigating career fairs.

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

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.

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 JB5DAYA3 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.