OWU's Career Connection offers lifetime services for the entire Bishop community. We are here to help!
Alumni Career Guides
See our wonderful alumni career guides below. Download these robust guides for your career & professional development!
Networking and Info. Interview Guide
Planning For Graduate/Professional School
Join the OWU Alumni LinkedIn Group
Connect with OWU Alumni & Friends throughout the country and around the world. Network, make valuable business connections, share career tips and seek advice. Become a member of the Alumni & Friends LinkedIn group today.
Job Search (JS) 101 Webinars & Resources
Ohio Wesleyan University and JS101 | Job Search 101 have partnered to bring OWU alumni cutting-edge, modern job search information and resources so you can rise above your competition and land the career you want.
Here, you’ll find a wealth of job search information at your fingertips, including online classes, podcasts, blogs, resource slides, worksheets, and more! All FREE for OWU alumni.
Access the new video library of 6,00 clips that feature “get hired” videos and day-in-the-life experiences of numerous occupations.
Research and apply for contract opportunities (typically virtual 2-5 week experiences) through this system!
External Career Resources
Review helpful outside career resources and links here.
Each year, we conduct a follow-up survey of new graduates, and these reports, as well as five and ten year out reports, are available to view.
Ways to Help
Alumni Partner Initiative
Alumni Partners Program
As an Alumni Partner, your contact information will be available on our website. Students, Alumni, and faculty/staff can reach out for 1:1 conversations, presentation invitations, and other engagements. There is not a guarantee that you will be contacted or engaged during an academic year, but you will be considered first for student connections, presentations, networking events, and other contributions (in person or virtually). Through this program, you will contribute to the success of our students and Alumni, and you will remain closely connected with OWU. We hope you'll consider joining us in this new initiative to strategically connect our students and Alumni!
Check out our Alumni Partner Initiative page
Please contact Leigh Mascolino at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Host an Externship
Host a student at your place of employment during spring and fall breaks.
Hire a Bishop
Want to hire a fellow Bishop for a job or an internship? Handshake allows prospective employers to post jobs and internships, and search student resumes. Your organization can utilize Handshake 24/7 to connect your opportunities with OWU students and alumni
Conduct a Mock Interview
Conduct practice interviews for Ohio Wesleyan students.
Present a Company Information Session
Provide information about your organization and career opportunities to increase interest from job seekers.
Sponsor a Career Connection Program or Event
Many of our programs have been successful due to the support and encouragement of our alumni. We are constantly searching for alumni & friends who are willing to support our future endeavors.
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Graduate/Professional School Panel Webinar
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Living the Flexible Work/Life balance & going beyond the 9-5 Webinar
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Videos shared during webinar:
1. Trying to make money as a freelance artist.
2. My life as a freelancer (so far).
Additional links and resources provided during the webinar:
1. Due.com - Freelancer Comprehensive Guide
2. Upwork Freelancing in America Survey (2019)
3. Turbox Guide for Freelancers & Taxation
Resiliency & Job Searching in a Tough Economy Webinar
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