A Fork In The Road?

By Grenfell Campus, Memorial University Modified on May 09, 2017

Grenfell Campus will help you choose the right path...

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So, your university plans have fallen through and it’s time to consider Plan B.

Here at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University’s west coast campus, professionals in our career development services, Office of Engagement provides students with the applicable skills you need to land the job of your dreams. While your education, and ultimately, career path may not look exactly as you had expected, there are ways to ensure that you find a satisfying and enjoyable career.

Career Cruising

This is an interactive career planning resource that provides the information you need to make the right career choice. Resources include: occupational and career options, work environments, salary ranges, necessary skill sets, employment guides, career assessment tools, portfolio development, and more to help you in your career decision making.

Find the Right Career:

  • Find careers that match your interests and skills
  • Explore thousands of detailed careers
  • Get the inside story on careers by checking out multi-media interviews with real people

A.C.C.E.S.S. Mentoring Program

The A.C.C.E.S.S. (Attaining Career Connections to Encourage Student Success) program is an 8-week experiential learning mentoring opportunity designed to bridge the gap from education to the workplace. Third and fourth year students will explore their occupational options and gain firsthand knowledge and experience from a professional mentor.

With this information, you may find that everything you want in a particular career, can be found in a different, more-accessible career.

Grenfell Campus on Newfoundland’s beautiful west coast offers also students free career services including workshops and sessions on resume writing, tips for job searches and how to conduct oneself in an interview, and provides examples of resumes for student consultation.