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					The Next Step
 Darton College Career Development Center
                Dacia Stone
         Career Center Coordinator
               229-317-6866
Occupational Growth Outlook
Ten Steps to a Successful Career
            Change
1.   Evaluate your current job satisfaction.
     (What did you like and dislike about
     your current job?)
2.   Assess your interests, values, and
     skills using career resources.
3.   Brainstorm ideas for career
     alternatives. (Use GCIS)
4.   Conduct research once you’ve
     narrowed your areas of interest.
5.   NETWORK
           10 Steps Continued
6.    Shadow professionals in the field. NETWORK
7.    Identify volunteer and freelance activities related
      to your interests.
8.    Invest in educational opportunities that may bridge
      the gap into your new career.
9.    Look for ways to develop new skills where you’re
      at. (Offer to take on new experiences that may be
      valuable in another field)
10.   Consider alternative roles within your current
      industry which may enable you to use the
      knowledge you already have.
Job Searching in Today’s Market

   NETWORK NETWORK NETWORK
       This is the #1 way people get hired in any field
   Use online search engines
   Use Career Fair and Job Expo’s
   Post resumes online
       Career Builder
       Monstertrack
       USAJOBS.com
   Visit large companies websites
   Newspaper
   Chamber of Commerce
       http://www.albanyga.com/
        Leaving Albany
Top 10 Hottest Growing Careers
   1. Software       6. Market
    Engineer           Research Analyst
   2. College        7. Computer IT
    Professor          Analyst
   3. Financial      8. Real Estate
    Adviser            Appraiser
   4. Human          9. Pharmacist
    Resources         10. Psychologist
    Manager
   5. Physician
    Assistant
            Staying in Albany
            Top Ten Employers in Albany
1.    Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital
2.    Cooper Tire
3.    Proctor and Gamble
4.    Wal-Mart and Associates
5.    Darton College
6.    Albany State University
7.    Miller Breweries
8.    Swift Transportation
9.    Calltech Communications
10.   Cagle Foods Jv LLC
            Setting Goals

 It’s important for you to write down
  your new career goals.
 Be specific as to what you would like to
  see happen.
 Break your goals down into small parts
  that you can take step by step.
 Keep in mind, if you have direction you
  will get to where you want to be.
      Use Your Resources

 Career Inventories
 Career Counseling
 Job Search Assistance
 Job Board
 Resume Builder
 Computer Guidance
 Educational Advising
                Career Inventories
   Strong Interest Inventory
       This inventory is offered to help map out people’s individual
        interests and relate them to specific careers.
            It has been the most widely used interest inventory for the
             last 80 years
            It looks at interests, leisure activities, and values to help
             assess career interests
   Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
       This assessment helps assess one’s personality preferences.
        This information can be used for personal career
        development as well as to compare personality types to
        specific careers. As one can imagine certain personality
        traits are more prevalent in different occupations.
            Most widely used inventory in the world
            Used for Leadership and Development
            Helpful for self awareness
               Computer Guidance
   Career Research Tools
        Georgia Career Information System GCIS - http://www.gcic.peachnet.edu/
         provides information on colleges, careers, salary and job outlook. A
         scholarship and financial search function is also available.


   Career Service Networks- Networks that provide you with job
    and resume databases
        GeorgiaHire http://www.georgiahire.com
        MonsterTrak http://www.monstertrak.com
        Career Voyage http://careervoyages.gov


   Optimal Resume Builder - This tool gives you access and support
    to build a resume. It is available for Darton College Students and
    Alumni. It is managed by the Career Center Coordinator in Bldg. C-228
    if you have any questions.
        http://darton.optimalresume.com/
        Points to Remember
 If planned out this could go smoothly
 Research your options
 Stay positive
 Focus on your strengths
 Be aware of what your willing to do
 Always think POP
     Persistence Pays
     Organization Helps
     Patience is needed
            The End
Darton College Career Development Center
               Dacia Stone
        Career Center Coordinator
              229-317-6866
         dacia.stone@darton.edu

				
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