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Whether you are fresh out of college or you were laid off from a steady 15-year career, the tools and resources in the Virtual Career Center can help you get your search started successfully!


Meet MackenzieMackenzie-Hanes

Hi, I’m Mackenzie Hanes, the Director of Career Services, and I look forward to working with you, I know the uncertainty can make you feel anxious, but I am here to help you make wise decisions during your search!

I have worked in Career Development since 2010 and I have been with Midway University since 2017. I facilitate career exploration with current students and alumni. I also coach and edit through professional document creation, customization and optimization. I communicate regularly with Human Resource, Staffing Agencies and local businesses to learn more about what skills they are searching for as well as how to best help candidates show their experiences on their resume and throughout the interview process.

Connect with Mackenzie
859.846.5385
mhanes@midway.edu

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Services for Students & Alumni
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Career Exploration
Let us help guide you through the career exploration process. This will help you discover what major and career is fit for your interests and goals.
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Career Prep
From developing your social profile, building a resume, practicing your interview skills and communication, and the art of negotiating, there is a lot that goes into preparing for getting the job. We are here to help you work on all of these important skills.
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Financial Literacy
Learn strong skill to manage your personal finances. From balancing your checkbook, budget, and retirement planning, there is a lot to know.
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Eagle Connects
Each year Career Services hosts several Eagle Connects to allow our students the opportunity to network with industry professionals in a variety of professions. These events are a combination of in-person and virtual, bringing professionals from every walk of life to our students. Find these events and more on the campus calendar.

Job Search Boards

Glassdoor.com is a career website where students can look for jobs and internships, but also research employee reviews, salaries, and interview questions on over 280,000 companies in all industries! Any Midway student who comes to Glassdoor.com will have access to all of their career content without signing up for an account.

Handshake is the official Midway University job board. You can create your profile and make your resume available to business partners looking to hire Midway graduates!

LGBT Career Link is a job board for companies who pride themselves on their inclusive hiring and management practices.

Neuvoo.com is free job search engine that indexes jobs directly for free from companies’ career websites, placement agencies and job boards.

ZipRecruiter is a free job board with millions of job postings where students can apply with one-click. ZipRecruiter also has a blog that offers resume building and interview tips for job seekers and a scholarship program for students!

Other Job Resources

Career Advice Resources

Upgrade Your Skills

Personality, Strengths and Interest Inventories

Resources for Others

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Employers
Have a Job to Post? We look forward to helping your company fill vacancies with Career Ready graduates prepared to excel in business, industry and education. Submit your listing via Handshake.
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Parents
Visit the Career Services page for parents to see how you can help support your student. We offer resume assistance, career advice, internship and job listings and much more.

Other Services

Adulting 101 — A series of workshops for students preparing for their next steps hosted on campus.

Strategic Corporate Partnerships – We develop partnerships with local and multinational organizations and provide information to students about these opportunities.

Internships – Our office works with students and faculty to set up an internship that will provide students the opportunity to get real-world experience.

Job Shadow – One of the main reasons students have anxiety about choosing a major or career path is because they are unsure if they will be happy doing that job. We want to help students make an informed choice by helping them engage in job shadowing that will provide them the opportunity to experience a career field for a specified amount of time.

Career Coaching and Counseling – Students may request appointments with the HireMidway CSO in order to engage in exploration of majors and/or careers, take personality and interest assessments and create short and long-term goals for professional growth.

Essential Skills Workshops – Students can schedule individual resume reviews and mock interviews and can also attend workshops hosted throughout the school year.