Contacting an Employer/Alumni Mentor
One of the best ways to learn about careers you are considering is to talk to someone with experience in that field. Stockton’s Alumni Career Talent Network gives you access to alumni who are available to help students and other alumni with their career exploration. Click here to access or register for your StocktonWorks account, then use the “Mentor Search” link on the home page tool bar.
Examples of how mentors can help:
- informational interviewing
- workplace tours
- job shadowing
- leads on jobs and internships
- feedback on your resume
The Career Center Employer-in-Residence program provides employers who visit Stockton University the opportunity to share expert knowledge about careers in their industries; prepare students for the networking and job search process through one-on-one and group interactions; and offer career advice to student seeking career direction. Past Employers-in-Residence have included Target, Enterprise, CDW, FBI, Vanguard, and Verizon Wireless. For employer visit information log onto StocktonWorks and select Career Events.