DETC 86th Annual Conference
April 15-17, 2012
The Wailea Beach Marriott Resort and Spa * Maui, Hawaii
Career Smarts for Students: Use Career Info to Drive Recruitment, Retention, Placement, and Referrals
Monday, April 16th *
11:00 a.m. - Noon * Maile/Haku Rooms
Ms. Kim Dority, Dority & Associates, Inc.
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Students attend—or consider attending—your school because they hope to land a good job. As placement rates show, however, there’s a big gap between getting a degree and understanding how to get a job or build a career with it. The good news: by integrating career-coaching throughout recruiting messages, student advising /support services, and alumni outreach efforts you’ll be able to help your students become exactly the career-savvy grads they aspire to be. Even better news: their success is likely to boost recruitment, retention, placement, and alumni referral rates. Learn strategies and tactics to help your students jumpstart their careers—and improve your bottom line—in this actionable presentation
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Ms. Kim Dority is an information strategist and content developer specializing in career information for college students and recent graduates. She has presented webinars and workshops for the students of numerous college programs; writes career blog posts, articles, and columns on career topics for multiple colleges and universities; and as adjunct faculty has taught a career-development course at the University of Denver for eleven years.
Ms. Dority has been quoted by FoxBusiness.com, guest blogged for the Wall Street Journal’s Hire Education blog, and is currently writing a book for college students on how to graduate with a degree—and job options. In addition, as a former employee of American Sentinel University, she has been a longtime fan of DETC and the schools and students it represents.