Program Outlook: Classes last one day for a period of approximately 2 hours.
Primary Goal: Create a Resume
Primary Goal: Create a Cover Letter
Primary Goal: Create and Utilize a CCN account
Primary Goal: Demonstrated understanding of the utilization of Alumni Resources
Primary Goal: Create profiles on Monster and Career Builder and demonstrate ability to search for jobs.
Primary Goal: Create a Linked In profile
Primary Goal: Create a portfolio that displays significant achievements.
Primary Goal: Learn how to properly network in the business environment
Career Lead (Leadership, Empowerment, Acquisition, Development) Program
Get a career lead and run with it!
A program designed to help prepare you to
search for and secure a career
The program consists of 8 core activities
spanning 1 month
Consider it a “short class” on practical career
A certification in Scranton’s first and only
program designed to teach students the
practical skills needed to secure a career!
Gaining a great advantage in securing a career
Alleviate apprehensions associated with the
fear of not finding a job
If you answer No to at least 4 of these then
YES, you need this program!
Career Questions Yes No
Do you have an updated resume?
Do you have an updated cover letter?
Do you know how to use the alumni resources website?
Do you have a CCN profile?
Do you have a profile on Monster or Career Builder?
Do you have a Linked In account?
Do you have a portfolio?
Do you know how to professionally network?
Monster/Career Builder Linked In
CCN Alumni Resources
Resume Cover Letter
Upon completion of the program, students
should be able to:
Create a professional resume and cover letter that
encapsulates the students’ achievements and
Leverage networking skills and job searching
resources to increase the chance of securing a career.
Demonstrate an understanding and ability to use
internet job sites to secure interviews
Utilize alumni resources to discover job leads and
Outperform peers in interviews
Create a Resume
Maximize resume value by focusing on key
Learn how to show demonstrated success
Learn how to change and update your resume
for the future
Create a Cover Letter
Maximize value by featuring succinct examples
of successful and relevant achievement
Learn when and how to use a cover letter
Learn what content and type of cover letter is
appealing to specific industries
Create an account on CCN
Develop a full CCN profile
understanding of the
importance of various
Learn how to utilize CCN
to find jobs
Learn how to create an alumni profile
Learn how to utilize the alumni resources to
learn about or secure a job
Learn how to network with alumni
Demonstrate ability to use and understanding
of alumni resources tool
Set up complete profiles on both sites
Learn how to define search and visibility
Learn how to search and apply for jobs on both
Learn how to avoid scams and fake companies
Set up a Linked In profile
Learn about the various features and
components of Linked In
Learn how to network over Linked In
Learn how to search and apply for jobs
Create a Portfolio
Learn about the benefits of
Learn how to use a
portfolio in interviews
Display your created
portfolio and explain it in
a mock interview
Learn how to network in the business
environment by obtaining business cards and
Learn proper business etiquette for networking
Learn how to create job leads from your
Learn how to network on the job