Find the Perfect Job
Setup your VMock account. VMock is an online résumé review software that enables you to get an objective score on your résumé based on recruiter criteria, then offers suggestions to improve your résumé to ensure it is a fit for your target career. All currently enrolled Walton College students have access to VMock.
Learn more about what VMock can do for you!!!
- Create Your VMock Account
- Upload and Analyze Your Résumé
- Update Your Résumé
Setup your Handshake account -- make appointments with a career advisor, view and register for events, upload your final résumé, setup your profile and start looking for jobs and internships.
ATTEND AN EVENT
At our events, students have the opportunity to meet with employers to make local and national connections and to find out about positions available within their companies.
Career Fairs & Forums
At Career Fairs you can investigate internships and full-time employment options while promoting your qualifications and interests. Friday Forums are virtual meetings that provide you with relevant, up to date information.
Fall 2023 Business Career Fair
Tuesday, September 26, 2023
10:00 - 3:00 PM
Registration for the fair will open this summer.
Friday Forums: How to Attend
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and request to be part of this Friday's Forum.
Explore Career Options
Because your Career Planning is unique, Walton Career Services wants to get acquainted with you as soon as you enter the University of Arkansas. There is no charge to you for career services.
Ways to explore your career options...
- Explore majors and degrees
- TypeFocus Personality Profile
- Establishing Your Personal Brand
- 10 Skills Job Seekers Need
Résumés & LettersYour résumé represents YOU on paper, so you need to spend more time developing a quality document that will impress the reader. We can help you create a résumé that will be clear, concise and targeted to the job for which you are applying.
The interview is the most significant part of your job search. Let us help you understand how various employers view the interview process. It will give you insight into your role and what will be expected of you during the employment interview.
Establishing a personal brand can allow you to differentiate and position yourself from the competition. Job searching is hyper competitive; your goal is to stand out. Treat yourself as the product and sell it!
Networking takes place every day. Each time you meet someone is an opportunity to increase your network. How do you integrate that contact into your network will determine your potential for success in your job search.
You may think job offers are only about the salary, but is much more than that. We can help you evaluate many factors involved in negotiating job offers, including whether or not you should attempt to negotiate at all.
The Career Closet is a resource of upscale, gently used business casual and business professional attire. It is available, free of charge, to all currently enrolled in college students. It can help students with her professional dress needs.
Walton College Students Participating in an Internship
Prepare for you future career while earning credit towards your degree.
If you are a Walton College student participating in an internship, we appreciate you sharing this information so we can continue telling potential students about the outstanding opportunities our students are experiencing!
Find a Job
Now that you are prepared for the career search process, it’s time to get out there
and find a job. There are many resources for posting your résumé. Get started today!
In Handshake, employers are seeking University of Arkansas students or graduates; check Handshake first!
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