the graduway library

An endless resource of thought leadership, insights and best practices from the world of Career Services and Alumni Relations.

the graduway library

An endless resource of thought leadership, insights and best practices from the world of Career Services and Alumni Relations.

Mentoring in the Age of Social Distancing

In campuses nationwide, eyes are turned to career offices to see what mentoring programs they pull out of their proverbial hats to remedy the dire employment situation and help the hemorrhaging class of 2020.

COVID-19: Best Practices for Taking Your Engagement and Fundraising Efforts Online

To stop the spread of the virus, we are changing the very nature of how we conduct our work with potentially dramatic consequences. Campuses are being closed, events are being cancelled and most importantly, our constituents are looking for support, advice and relationships. Here are some best practices that you can implement today to continue supporting and engaging your community digitally.

Talking Career Mastermind Groups

Taking advantage of Career Week 2019 at Columbia University in the City of New York, Chris Marshall, Hassan Akmal, and Mark Carter, sit down to discuss career services, alumni relations and mentoring.
Alumni Relations

Your Holiday Reading List

As we are all getting ready for the holidays and for a well-deserved break, we wanted to share with you our holiday reading and watching recommendations around the most discussed topics of 2020.

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Alumni Relations

Mentoring in the Age of Social Distancing

In campuses nationwide, eyes are turned to career offices to see what mentoring programs they pull out of their proverbial hats to remedy the dire employment situation and help the hemorrhaging class of 2020.

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Development

COVID-19: Best Practices for Taking Your Engagement and Fundraising Efforts Online

To stop the spread of the virus, we are changing the very nature of how we conduct our work with potentially dramatic consequences. Campuses are being closed, events are being cancelled and most importantly, our constituents are looking for support, advice and relationships.
Here are some best practices that you can implement today to continue supporting and engaging your community digitally.

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Alumni Relations

20 Forecasts in Alumni Relations for 2020

It’s a new year and we’re all strategically trying to plan our activities according to our respective goals and targets.

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Career Services

Talking Career Mastermind Groups

Taking advantage of Career Week 2019 at Columbia University in the City of New York, Chris Marshall, Hassan Akmal, and Mark Carter, sit down to discuss career services, alumni relations and mentoring.

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Development

19 Advancement Predictions for 2019 – Part 2

Continuing on from my post last week, I have penned 19 (+1 bonus!) Advancement predictions for this new year. Last week you read 1-9, enjoy the rest.

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Alumni Relations

7 Top Tips to Improve Your Mentoring

  Embrace the digital tools out there to help pair mentors and mentees. Keep that human touch where possible. Facilitate contact between mentors and mentees, …

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flash mentoring
Mentoring

The Benefits of Flash Mentoring

This blog will be discussing the phenomenon of Flash Mentoring, its benefits and why it is of such interest to thought leaders.  Today, mentoring is …

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scale your mentoring
Mentoring

Why Can’t You Scale Your Mentoring?

In this blog I will be discussing how to scale your mentoring programs to the next level and some of the barriers inhibiting scaling your …

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mentoring program
Mentoring

The Anatomy of the Ideal Mentoring Program

This article will be discussing the relationship between Alumni Relations and Careers Services and how their relationship can accelerate or decelerate a mentoring program.   The success of …

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