According to NACE, in 2011, companies surveyed indicated that more than 58% of their new hires were interns at their company42.3 % of college seniors who had internship experience and applied for a job received at least one job offer VERSES 30.7 % without internship experience .
Top 5 Soft Skills Employers Want1. Verbal Communication Skills2. Work Ethic3. Teamwork4. Analytical Skills5. Initiative NACE, 2010
ManpowerGroup reports that 52% of U.S. employerssurveyed say they have difficulty filling positionsbecause of talent shortages
According to a recent survey by the Department of Labor, networking accounts for at least 69% of all annual hires.Networking is one of the BEST ways to find a job or internship.
First and Second Year• What can I do now to help me toward my career goals? – Job shadow – Informational interviews – Career Research • O’Net • Google – Campus activities – Volunteer – Internships and jobs – Others?
Jennifer Fisher Culture and Retention Manager, Group Dekko firstname.lastname@example.org www.twitter.com/jenfisherfw Next workshop…Wednesday, October 17th“Choosing a major and career the work for you!”