Attendees will receive award-winning advice on implementing a career networking program
February 10, 2015, BELLEVUE, WA – Chronus Corporation, a leading provider of software for talent and career development, will host a new webinar, “Inside Look – Georgetown University’s Award Winning Student-Alumni Career Networking Program,” on Tuesday, February 17, at 10:00 a.m. PST. Special guest Bridget Holmes will join Chronus as the co-presenter, sharing her hands-on experience as the architect of the career networking program at the Georgetown University Alumni Association, which recently received an award from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
Universities are looking for smart ways they can better prepare students for entering today’s workforce. In this special one-time event, attendees will learn first-hand how one of our nation’s premier universities is facilitating student and alumni career networking to equip students for success in school and beyond.
Attendees will learn:
- Why a university should implement a student-alumni career networking program
- Key design factors to consider for success and sustainability in a student-alumni networking program
- Discussion of networking and its effect on student satisfaction, student retention, career readiness, and alumni engagement
- How to define metrics and program outcomes
This webinar is intended for university personnel responsible for the student or alumni experience and/or career planning. The 45 minute presentation will be followed by an interactive session where attendees are encouraged to bring real-world program questions and receive expert on-the-spot advice.
About Georgetown’s Hoya Gateway Program
Hoya Gateway is a new and innovative program that facilitates career-related conversations between current Georgetown students and alumni. It creates an opportunity for generations of Hoyas to connect for in-person, one-on-one meetings in the form of an informational interview, resume review, or mock interview. Learn more about Georgetown’s program at http://hoyagateway.georgetown.edu/about.
About Chronus Corporation
Chronus is a global provider of talent development software solutions. Leveraging mentoring, coaching, and other guided learning approaches, Chronus software empowers a variety of programs for employee career development, leadership training, new hire onboarding, student mentoring, and more.
Chronus cloud-based solutions are easy to start and easy to manage, saving customers time and effort while improving learning and development program effectiveness. Leading organizations including MetLife, Staples, UC Berkeley, the U.S. Department of Transportation and the American Diabetes Association rely on Chronus.
Learn more about Chronus at www.chronus.com.