CSTEP Connect is a career exploration opportunity that allows you to spend time with professional alumni currently working in your career field of interest. Job shadowing offers a chance to see what it’s actually like working in a specific job. Not only do shadowing participants get to observe the day-to-day activities of someone in the current workforce, they also get a chance to have their questions answered.
Why shadow with CSTEP Connect?
- Connect with our extensive network of professional alumni in the STEM, allied health, and licensed professions across New York State.
- Get a firsthand glimpse into a company or profession you are interested in.
- Helps you get critical keywords and feedback for your résumé.
- Present up-to-date facts about an occupation that can assist in your decision making.
- Assist in developing communication skills and self-confidence in talking with professional people in a more relaxed work environment.
- Give you an edge in future interviews by providing inside knowledge not known by your competition.
- Develop basic skills similar to a targeted job search.
“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” ~ William James
Last updated: December 16, 2016 3:21 pm EST