Preparing for your job search is an exciting time but can also be overwhelming if you don’t know where or how to begin. As an HWM student, you will have access to a range of resources including information on career exploration, self-assessments, career outlook, campus career services, and various job search sites.
Professional Organizations and Networking
Joining Professional Organizations can provide opportunities for mentoring, professional development, networking, and other resources. Networking, or forming connections with other industry professionals, is essential for professional success. As an HWM student, you may receive guidance related to professional organizations, networking tips, and attending conferences. Check out the following clip for some recommendations from Advisory Board experts.
Begin with the end in mind. It is never too early to consider creative ways to build your professional portfolio and gain experience in the Health & Wellness Management industry. There are many opportunities to participate in throughout your academic journey to immediately apply newly gained knowledge, strengthen existing transferrable skills, and develop new areas of proficiency. During your time in the program, you will participate in a capstone fieldwork experience, and you’ll have access to resources related to internships and volunteer opportunities. Check out the following clip to learn more about how to gain relevant experience from industry experts.
Preparing for Graduation & Commencement Information
Once you have identified positions of interest, it is time to start the application process. As an HWM student, you will have access to tips for increasing your likelihood of landing your dream job. Some of the resources include information on writing a cover letter, tailoring your resume, and interview etiquette.
Health and Wellness Certifications
As students learn more about the field of health and wellness management, many express interest in supplementing their degree program with additional certifications and opportunities. As a student in the program, you will have access to a list of resources to continue to expand your education and stay at the forefront of the health and wellness industry.
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Why did I choose a career in Student Affairs?
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