JVS Career Services Hires Marketing Veteran as Career Coach

JVS Career Services has named Peter Landesman as a Career Coach. Peter will provide a range of services for job seekers including: connecting job seekers with employers and mentors, one-on-one support to job seekers during the job search process, assistance with preparation of resumes and cover letters, organization of a job search plan, and improving…

Internships Put College Students on Road to Success

By: Christine Olsen, MBA, Career Coach and Internship Program Manager How do I get job experience if no one is willing to hire me? Get an internship!  An internship is a structured work experience related to a student’s major and/or career goal that should enhance the academic, career, and personal development of the student. There…

The Value Proposition of Internships

By Christine Olsen, MBA, Career Coach and Internship Program Manager, JVS Career Services Student: How do I get job experience if no one is willing to hire me? Answer: Get an internship! Employer: How do I get the right new talent that fits the culture and will fulfill the needs of my organization? Answer: Provide an internship!…

Case Study: Hiring a New CEO

One of the most important activities your board and senior management may undertake is the hiring of senior leadership. If you hire the wrong person, especially the CEO, it can have catastrophic consequences for your organization. Best practice is for an organization to go through a formal recruiting process to assure the right candidate is…