Online Programs

 

Support Their Five: Facilitating the Transition to Life After College

In this webinar, we’ll discuss:

  • Why does this matter? Understand the disconnects and challenges unique to the move from college to life after college for today’s young adults, and what they are looking for from us
  • What’s our response? Explore the Wake Forest Model for alumni personal and career development and how you can apply it
  • What are our strategies? Five For Your First Five, Learning to Lead, Connections & Conversations, Skill Development, and Mentoring Groups

All registrants will receive a copy of our new Mentor Group Facilitator Guide. “Five For Your First Five: Own Your Career & Life After College” book has been discounted on Amazon – get the e-book for $1.99 or a hard copy for $10!


Past Webinars

Support Their Five: Setting-Up Young Adults for Success After College, November 14, 2017, 12:00-12:45pm, Online Webinar

Support Their Five: Setting Up Young Adults for Success After College

We explored how managers and parents could support the early career development of young professionals.

Discussion centered around: understanding the disconnects and challenges unique to the move from college to life after college for today’s young adults, exploring the key competencies that young adults need to master to be successful in their first five years after college, and identifying 5 tools and strategies you can use to support their growth and development.

Do The Work: Taking Ownership for Your Career After College, Tuesday, December 5, 2017, 12:00-12:45pm, Online Webinar

 

Do The Work: Take Ownership for Your Career After College

We explored the first chapter of Five For Your First Five: Own Your Career and Life After College.

Topics included: identifying disconnects and challenges unique to the move from college to work and how to address them, discovering your why (and why it matters so much), and identifying 10 keys to Doing the Work (effectively) so you can begin to Own Your Career (immediately).

 

Build a Life Webinar - January 23 at 12 noon

 

Build a Life: Create the Life You Want After College

We explored the second chapter of Five For Your First Five: Own Your Career and Life After College.

Discussion centered around: what it means to “define your balance” in the real world and strategies to make that happen, identifying 7 strategies for managing your life resources: time, well-being, and finances, and redefining failure for more effective decision-making.

Create Community WebEX - Tuesday, February 27 at 12 Noon

 

Create Community: Live Where You Live

We explored the third chapter of Five For Your First Five: Own Your Career and Life After College.

Discussion centered around: what it means to live where you live, how to identify the five different types of people you need in your network, and understanding how to create effective connections with both strong and weak ties.

Practice Reflection WebEx - March 21, 2018 at 12 Noon

Practice Reflection: Gather Data for Informed Decision-Making

We explored the fourth chapter of Five For Your First Five: Own Your Career and Life After College.

Discussion centered around:  strategies to gather effective data in your personal and professional life, understanding the importance of developing your EQ, and identifying five key questions to navigate organizational politics.

Own What's Next WebEx - May 1 at 12 noon

Own What’s Next: Navigate Change and Create a Plan

We explored the fifth chapter of Five For Your First Five: Own Your Career and Life After College.

Discussion centered around: the value of playing the long game, both personally and professionally, understanding three strategies to navigate personal and professional change and creating a plan to own what’s next.