As a SKYCTC student, you may work with two different advisors during your time here: your academic advisor and your career coach. Both play important roles in helping you explore your interests, choose a program, create a plan to achieve your academic and personal goals, and prepare for a successful career.
Schedule an appointment by calling us at (270) 901-1046
Professional Development is designed to prepare students for the workforce. SKYCTC offers a series of workshops to assist students with the transition.
The purpose of all interviews is to find the best person for the job. However, interviews can be conducted in a number of different ways. When you understand what to expect during the interview process, you give yourself an advantage.
Over the past few years, our society has undergone a true paradigm shift in the world
of work. Learn how to prepare for the shift.
Developing Your Key Message (or Elevator Speech)
In today s world of work, you need a set of clear, consistent messages about who you are and what you do. These are the powerful statements that distinguish one brand from its competition.
The job search is one of the most difficult things most people will ever do. Learn how to prepare for a job search, different ways of looking for a job, recordkeeping, job hunting tips, and keeping a positive attitude and perspective.
Employers are seeking to hire a ready to work person. Learn the skills necessary for success at all levels within an organization and the knowledge skills, attitudes, and behaviors needed to get a job, keep a job, and do a job well.
Personal Branding can be a powerful tool for success. It involves identifying your key strengths and expertise, identifying the real needs that you can meet, and communicating your message consistently in different ways.
When it comes to advancing at work and developing your career, personal networking is an important activity. Creating connections with the right people all depends on initiating, building, and developing interpersonal relationships, where you both give and ask for assistance.
Of all job-search-related activities, the interview is generally the most stressful event. Becoming familiar with interviewing strategies can help alleviate stress, result in a better interview, and enhance the chances of receiving a job offer.
The process of obtaining a satisfying new vocation requires considerable motivation, discipline, and self-management. To find fulfilling work, it is important that individuals navigate their way through these three critical areas: mental preparation, enhancing knowledge, and understanding the process.