Career Programs

One-on-One Career Planning

Belhaven’s Center for Career and Calling offers career programs focused on planning for your future. We encourage students to stop by, call, or schedule an appointment to meet one-on-one for career planning. In this meeting, we will assist you in discovering your God-given gifts and desires, how that fits into career and job options, and help you create a plan to prepare for life after Belhaven.

The CCC also partners various departments on campus to offer career related workshops and programming. Examples of these: Resume Workshop, Graduate School Workshop, Power Hour, LinkedIn: Advertising You, Graduate and Professional Fair, Communication Media Conference, Career Bootcamp, and Career Fair.

Belhaven Career Bootcamp

Date: TBA
Times vary depending on participant schedule - 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
This event is for traditional students of any major.
Freshman – Seniors may attend the panel session at 11:00 a.m. in Barber Auditorium (sign-in begins at 10:45 a.m.). No registration necessary for this portion.
Juniors and Seniors only may REGISTER and attend the networking luncheon and mock interviews.

Registration is due TBA by 11:59 p.m. which includes:
1) Registration Form  AND
2) Acceptable résumé uploaded to Belhaven Career Network. Space is limited and preference will be given to seniors, then juniors.

Belhaven Career Fair

Each Spring semester, employers come to campus to share about job opportunities including entry-level employment and internships. A college career fair is a great place to network with possible future employers. It is also a good place to practice sharing about yourself in a professional setting.

Career Fair

Date:  TBA
Time:  TBD
Billy Kim International Center
Belhaven students can interview for permanent and internship positions. Stop by The Center for Career and Calling on the 2nd Floor of Warren Hood Library, or make an appointment for a résumé review.

2017 Mississippi Employment Expo

TBD (in March)
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Off-campus at the Mississippi Trademart
Open to the Public

Contact The Center for Career and Calling via phone at (601) 968-8995 or by e-mail via career@belhaven.edu for more information.

Professional Development Seminar

GET NOTICED 101!
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Getting your first career position out of college starts early. Networking properly is vital and it’s moving more and more to digital methods.  Building your brand early is essential to landing the position you want vs. settling for what you have to take. Come invest in this short seminar for your future focused on building a LinkedIn profile, getting connected to your favorite companies early, interview techniques and proper follow up. Whether Freshman or Senior, you’ll be glad you did.

ADVERTISING YOU! Résumé and LinkedIn 201
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Formatting and content are vitally important and it is surprising how many get it wrong. Come to this fast-paced, informational workshop and get ahead of the crowd! Information will reflect the latest trends in the industry. You don't want to miss this!

BUILDING IT WELL! Résumé and LinkedIn 202
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Did you know that statements on your professional documents can come off weak and boring or they can grab interest and help a potential employer envision you in a position? This seminar will take you beyond format and basic content. Come learn to build strong and interesting content that will help you stand out!

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