Student & Alumni Career Services

 

May 2017 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates Kentucky

Workshops 

                                     Fall 2018 Student Workshops:     

Social Media and Personal Brand

August 23       9:45--12:00        Montgomery Campus

August 25       9:45--12:00        Rowan Campus

August 30       9:45--12:00        Licking Valley Campus

August 31        9:45--12:00        Maysville Campus

Spring 2019 Student Workshops

Career Exploration    

Searching for your career?  Want to learn more about yourself and what careers best fit you?  Then join us to start your career journey. 

Tuesday, Jan 22     

Rowan Campus 10:00a.m.-11:00a.m.  room 119

Montgomery Campus 1:00p.m.-2:00p.m.  room 104

Wednesday, Jan 23

Montgomery Campus 10:00a.m.-11:00a.m.   room 105

Rowan Campus 1:00p.m.—2:00p.m.  room 119

Tuesday, Jan 29   

Maysville Campus 10:00a.m.-11:00a.m. room A 318

Licking Valley Campus 1:00p.m.-2:00ap.m.       room L-210

Wednesday, Jan 30

Licking Valley Campus 10:00a.m.-11:00a.m.   room L-215

Maysville Campus 1:00p.m.-2:00p.m. room A 318

Resume Writing & Interview Skills   

Is a resume important? Why do I need a resume? Do I need to practice interviewing? Are these questions you are asking yourself? A resume is the first interview with an employer.  If done correctly, you will be invited to a formal interview and the chance for employment.  Join us to find tips on writing your resume and how to interview for that perfect job!                                                             

Tuesday, Feb 5

Rowan Campus 10:00a.m. -12:00p.m.  room 113

Montgomery Campus 1:30p.m.-3:30p.m.   room 105

Wednesday, Feb 6

Montgomery Campus 10:00a.m.-12:00p.m.   room 122

Rowan Campus 1:30p.m.-3:30p.m.  room 113

Tuesday, Feb 12 

Maysville Campus 10:00a.m.-12:00p.m. room A 316

Licking Valley Campus 1:30p.m.-3:30p.m.  room L-206                                                                    

Wednesday, Feb 13

Licking Valley Campus 10:00a.m.-12:00p.m.  room L-206

Maysville Campus 1:30p.m.-3:30p.m. room A 318

Work Place Ethics   

Ethics drives a person’s behavior to do right from wrong.  Workplace ethics is the moral principles that drives a person’s actions in the workplace.  How does this effect you and your co-workers? Join us to find out more.

Tuesday, Feb 19    

Rowan Campus 10:00a.m.-11:00a.m.  room 113

Montgomery Campus 1:00p.m.-2:00p.m.  room 105

Wednesday, Feb 20

Montgomery Campus 10:00a.m.-11:00a.m.  room 105

Rowan Campus 1:00p.m.—2:00p.m.  room 113

Tuesday, Feb 26               

Maysville Campus 10:00a.m.-11:00a.m. room A 318

Licking Valley Campus 1:00p.m.-2:00ap.m.  room L-206

Wednesday, Feb 27

Licking Valley Campus 10:00a.m.-11:00a.m.   room L-206

Maysville Campus 1:00p.m.-2:00p.m. room A 318                      

Job Search and Applications  

Job hunting or seeking is the act of looking or searching for a job.  Where do I start? How do I track my job searches?  What type of applications or processes do most companies do?  Join us and find out the answers.   

Tuesday, March 5

Rowan Campus 10:00a.m.—12:00p.m.   room 119

Montgomery Campus 1:30p.m.—3:30p.m.  room 105

Wednesday, March 6

Montgomery Campus 10:00a.m.—12:00p.m.   room 105

Rowan Campus 1:30p.m.—3:30p.m.   room 119 

Tuesday, March 19                                                                                                  

Maysville Campus 10:00a.m.—12:00p.m.  room A 318

Licking Valley Campus 1:30p.m.—3:30p.m.  room L-215

Wednesday, March 20

Licking Valley Campus 10:00a.m.—12:00p.m.   room L-209

Maysville Campus 1:30p.m.—3:30p.m.  room A 318

Dressing for Success

Am I ready to interview?  What should I wear?  Join us to see what is best to wear during interviews.

Tuesday, March 26

Rowan Campus 10:00a.m. -11:00a.m.   room 113

Montgomery Campus 1:00p.m.-2:00p.m.  room 105

Wednesday, March 27

Rowan Campus 10:00a.m. -11:00a.m.   room 113

Montgomery Campus 1:00p.m.-2:00p.m.  room 105

Tuesday, April 2  

Maysville Campus 10:00a.m.—11:00a.m.  room A 316

Licking Valley Campus 1:00p.m.—2:00p.m.  room L-206

Wednesday, April 3

Licking Valley Campus 10:00a.m.—11:00a.m.   room L-209

Maysville Campus 1:00p.m.—2:00p.m. room A 318           

                                                      Linked-In (with Professional Photo)                                                         

Join us to sign up for Linked-In and have your professional photo taken; courtesy of the MCTC Marketing and Public Relation office.                                                             

Tuesday, April 9

Rowan Campus 10:00a.m. -11:00a.m.   room 119

Montgomery Campus 1:00p.m.-2:00p.m.  room 105

Wednesday, April 10

Rowan Campus 10:00a.m. -11:00a.m.   room 119

Montgomery Campus 1:00p.m.-2:00p.m.  room 105 

Tuesday, April 16

Maysville Campus 10:00a.m.—11:00a.m. room A 318

Licking Valley Campus 1:00p.m.—2:00p.m.  room L-210 

Wednesday, April 17

Licking Valley Campus 10:00a.m.—11:00a.m.   room L-209

Maysville Campus 1:00p.m.—2:00p.m. room A 318

 

Credit for Prior Learning   
Potential areas for credit for prior learning can include:
  • Work experience 
  • Participation in employer training programs
  • Military service
  • Volunteer work or community service

                                                     

Job Postings for Students, Alumni, and Employers

Students

Our exclusive job board will help you create your online resume and your portfolio. It provides free downloads on career advice documents, podcasts, and allows you to view and apply to local, as well as, national jobs.

  1. Go to College Central Network (CCN).
  2. Select the Student icon.
  3. Select the Register Now link.
  4. Use your student ID number as your Access ID (Example: 001234567) and then create a password (Example: Getajob123).

Employers

Post a job opening (full-time, part-time, internships, co-op).

  1. Go to College Central Network (CCN).
  2. Select the Employers icon.
  3. Select the Register Now link.
  4. Enter registration info and create an Access ID.
NOTE: You will receive an email stating that you are approved. The email will also contain your password.
 
Am I Job Ready?

A Resume-Enhancing Job Journey.  Are you prepared with the right soft skills to jumpstart or reignite your career?  Develop the areas that matter most!

The Sixteen Competences

Analytical Problem Solving              Continuous Learning                 Cooperative Teamwork

Coping with Pressure                      Customer Focus                       Decision-Making

Drive for Excellent Results               Flexibility                                Influential Communication

Initiative                                         Innovation                               Integrity and Respect

Management of Others                    Planning and Organizing            Reliability            

Strategic Vision

Getting started 

Clink on Am I Job Ready?

1. Register 2. Select Develop Your Skills 3. Select A Compentency Video to Watch

4. Test the Skill   5. Watch another video and test the skill

When you have MASTERED all sixteen you will have earned an electronic seal that you can show employers that will showcase your talents and strengthen your personal brand.

Source: PAN Am I Job Ready?

 

TYPING TEST:

For some positions you are required to type at least 35-50 correct words per minute.  Do you know if you can pass that test?  If not, take the test now and if you need to practice you can do so by clicking on start below.

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Contact Information

Angie Potter, Center for Career Development and Experiential Learning Coordinator and Accelerating Opportunity Coordinator.  606-759-7141 ext. 66112 or via email.

Mindy Horn, Student Office Assistant Montgomery Campus.  606-759-7141 ext. 66329

Kara Bell, Student Office Assistant Rowan Campus.  606-783-1538 ext. 66329

Lexington Nevels, Student Office Assistant Rowan Campus.  606-783-1538  ext. 66329

Tricia Winters, Student Office Assistant Licking Valley Campus.  859-234-8626 ext. 66424

Center for Career Development Locations

Maysville Campus room C 219                Rowan Campus room 136

Licking Valley Campus room 101              Montgomery Campus room 121