Five Books Every Student Should Read

Lakeisha M. Mathews, Director, Career and Professional Development Center, University of Baltimore Twitter: @RightResumes_CC LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/lakeishamathews/ Blogs from Lakeisha Matthews. A few months ago I wrote about 10 must-read books for career professionals. Now I would like to draw attention … Continue reading

10 Must-Read Books for Career Professionals

Lakeisha M. Mathews, Director, Career and Professional Development Center, University of Baltimore Twitter: @RightResumes_CC LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/lakeishamathews/ Blogs from Lakeisha Matthews. One aspect of the career development field that keeps me excited is the constant need to develop professionally and keep … Continue reading

Helping Students Grow: Quality Assurance for Career Coaches

Lakeisha M. Mathews, Director, Career and Professional Development Center, University of Baltimore Twitter: @RightResumes_CC LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/lakeishamathews/ Blogs from Lakeisha Matthews. Every career center has a different approach when it comes to helping students in scheduled appointment sessions. The three most … Continue reading

Shine Bright: How to Stand Out at Job Fairs, Networking Events, and More

Lakeisha M. Mathews, Director, Career and Professional Development Center, University of Baltimore Twitter: @RightResumes_CC LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/lakeishamathews/ Pop singer Rihanna’s 2012 song titled “Diamonds” topped the charts in more than 20 countries and became her 12th number-one single going quadruple platinum and … Continue reading

Continuing Professional Development: The Key to Success

Lakeisha M. Mathews, Director, Career and Professional Development Center, University of Baltimore Twitter: @RightResumes_CC LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/lakeishamathews/ In today’s microwave culture students have been misguided to believe that great careers are built overnight. It’s true, a decade ago a student could … Continue reading

Coaching Students With Barriers to Employment: Getting to the Truth

Lakeisha M. Mathews, Director, Career and Professional Development Center, University of Baltimore LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/lakeishamathews/ Twitter: @RightResumes_CC I enjoy coaching students with barriers to employment. Not because they have challenges to accessing the world of work. Rather, I see it as … Continue reading