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Sharing Success Through Community College Mentorship

Sharing Success Through Community College Mentorship

August 05, 2021

When Adam Syme was a student at Holyoke Community College (HCC), he bonded with a counselor in the student help center who became a mentor, meeting weekly with him to discuss how …

By Dave Wells
Dave Wells Career Coach
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Chronically Capable | Tips for Job Hunting While Living with Chronic Illness or Disability

From misconceptions about chronic illnesses to practical advice about managing a job search, this blog provides guidance for those who are living with a chronic illness or disability, including COVID-19 considerations.

“And don’t be ashamed of your illness or disability. …

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect]
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You Don’t Have to Code Switch to Achieve Your Career Goals

Practical advice on how to leverage direct messaging to connect with recruiters and employers in a way that is authentic and natural for both of you! Get ideas from the sample exchange in the article to start a conversation on …

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect]
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How first-generation college students should find internships and entry-level jobs

First-generation college and university students in the United States are defined as those whose parents did not attend college. According to Wikipedia, first-generation college students tend to be older, come from families with lower incomes, attend college part-time, live off-campus, …

By Steven Rothberg - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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Combatting imposter syndrome in the workplace

Imposter syndrome is an all-too-common affliction that can present itself in many different aspects of life. The feeling of being inadequate and unable to do something or fit in somewhere despite being undoubtedly qualified can be really overwhelming and can …

By Sean Kelly - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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Professional Development Resources

Take a look at these resources to help you learn about what’s needed to succeed in your industry.

McCormack Sport Management Faculty

DEPARTMENT OF SPORT MANAGEMENT
OFFICE HOURS – SPRING 2022

Name Office Hours Extension ISOM Ben Alamar By appointment
balamar@isenberg.umass.edu Brett Albert …
McCormack Sport Management Alumni Database Instructions

Follow Instructions HERE to create your account and use the Alumni Database.

UMass Amherst Libraries Business Research Guide

Gain access to a wide variety of  business cases, news and trade journals, academic articles and business resources. Contact Business …

Popular Sport Industry Job / Internship Boards
TEAMWORK ONLINE  Biggest job board in sport, start here. National Sports Marketing Network Great for more marketing centric roles, many …
McCormack Department of Sport Management Scholarships & Fellowships
McCormack Department of Sport Management Scholarships George and Sherry Dickerman Family Scholarship (Sport Management) – Deadline: 8/25/2022 Stephen and Sandra Levy …
Getting Started with TeamWork Online
TeamWork Online Profile Set Up Video Overview HERE

Steps to Set Up Your Profile:

Go to teamworkonline.com If you haven’t …

Professional Organizations

Learn about and maybe even join a professional organization in your industry. Professional organizations sponsor conferences, publish articles and magazines, and sometimes
offer networking events relevant to your industry and special interests.

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Office of Career Success
Chase Career Center, Suite N207
Isenberg School of Management
UMass Amherst
121 Presidents Drive
Amherst, MA 01003

Chase Career Center Hours

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T 8:30am-5pm
W 8:30am-5pm
TH 8:30am-5pm
F 8:30am-5pm