September Link Roundup

Happy September Pirates! I hope the first couple of weeks of classes have been kind to you. We're waving goodbye to summer and welcoming fall with open arms and gearing up for one of our biggest events, the Career and Internship Expo on September 14th. In the meantime, check out some of our favorite things [...]

By | September 1st, 2016|Roundup|

4 Reasons Why You’re Not Attending The Career Fair

The date is coming. You've seen the emails pop up and flyers hung around campus. The fall Career Fair is approaching fast, but you decide not to go because... 1. I'm not ready to look for a job. Either graduation is years away or you've got enough on your plate already, job hunting is just [...]

By | August 26th, 2016|Career|

August Link Roundup

How's your summer going Pirates? August is always a busy month for the university as we get ready for the fall term to start. So whether you're a first-time freshman or embarking on your last year of college, take a minute to enjoy these recent findings: Politics in the office: the do's and don'ts And [...]

By | July 28th, 2016|Roundup, Work + Life|

July Link Roundup

What are you up to this month? The career center is busy expanding our social media presence, developing ideas in time for the fall term, and even adding a new team member. Hope you had a good 4th of July, and here are a few links from around the web… Re-entering the workforce can be [...]

By | June 23rd, 2016|Roundup|

Dr. Greg Gunderson | Park University President

I am the President of Park University, which allows me to play a number of roles at Park ranging from our public face to the person students will often get to meet in the cafeteria or at an extended site.  Without question, I enjoy getting to meet our students and watch as they take full [...]

By | June 15th, 2016|Career|

Another Networking Event? Make It Count!

You’ve heard the term and you have grown accustomed to hearing it whenever someone is discussing their career—networking.  Everyone is saying you need it and you decide after turning down those morning or evening events to meet up with other professionals for a month you are going to see what all the fuss is about.  [...]

By | June 2nd, 2016|Career|

The Pros and Cons of Office Drinking

It may feel like a blast from the past mixing cocktails in the office, but these days it’s not uncommon to find companies with kegs in their break room. If you find yourself in such a work environment, it’s important to keep in mind the good, the bad and the ugly of consuming on the [...]

By | June 1st, 2016|Career|

Andrew Davis | Senior Director of Student Success

I serve Park University as the Senior Director of Student Success. My responsibility includes implementing and evaluating programs that encourage course completion, persistence, and timely graduation of Park University students. Essentially I oversee the professional advising components regarding re-enrollment.  Working with dedicated professionals throughout our extended network, we strive to eliminate and reduce barriers to [...]

By | May 30th, 2016|Career|