Career Resources

None of us navigate our professional lives without the advice of others. We make it easy for you to benefit from the expertise of fellow Ephs via our Career Services Marketplace and Alumni Career Commentary – while learning from their shared personal stories as well.

Career Services Marketplace

As you face changes in your work life, sometimes professional guidance is needed. Who better than another Eph? Alumni with consultative expertise in career/life coaching and executive search are here to help you work through professional transitions.

Alumni Career Commentary

Mid-career changes, balancing work and family, what I learned from my first job – you’ll benefit from the collective wisdom of your fellow Ephs in our ongoing Alumni Career Commentary feature.

Networking Tips

Whether you’re a seasoned networker or attending your first Williams alumni event, here are a few strategies to help you make the most of the experience.

Williams @ Work Webinar Series

Williams alumni periodically share their professional expertise regarding career management, career/life transitions and other Eph Bizdom topics as part of our Williams @ Work Webinar Series. If you’re unable to join a webinar in real time, you may watch the recorded version below at your convenience.

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    Williams at Work - Jennifer Voss '86

    Williams at Work - Jennifer Voss '86

    Jennifer Voss '86 of FlexProfessionals shares strategies for re-entering the workforce after a career break in "How to Get Back to Work on Your Own Terms."
    Jennifer Voss '86 of FlexProfessionals shares strategies for re-entering the workforce after a career break in "How to Get Back to Work on Your Own Terms."
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    Williams @ Work - Preparing to Pivot: A Case Study on How to Crush a Big Career Change

    Williams @ Work - Preparing to Pivot: A Case Study on How to Crush a Big Career Change

    Thinking about pivoting in your career but not sure where to start? This webinar is for you! Nicholas Cifuentes-Goodbody '03 shares the lessons he learned while transitioning from an academic career as a Spanish Professor to a private-sector job as a Data Scientist. You'll learn about the mindset you need to leave your current field behind, tips for mapping out your new job path and reframing your skills and work identity for a new field, and all the ways that an institution like Williams can support you through the process.
    Thinking about pivoting in your career but not sure where to start? This webinar is for you! Nicholas Cifuentes-Goodbody '03 shares the lessons he learned while transitioning from an academic career as a Spanish Professor to a private-sector job as a Data Scientist. You'll learn about the mindset you need to leave your current field behind, tips for mapping out your new job path and reframing your skills and work identity for a new field, and all the ways that an institution like Williams can support you through the process.
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    Williams at Work - Emerging From Covid Times | Williams Alumni

    Williams at Work - Emerging From Covid Times | Williams Alumni

    Williams at Work - Emerging From COVID Times: How to Cultivate Personal and Organizational Resilience in the New World of Work 2021-03-25 2020 brought a heightened awareness of the need for wellbeing. It changed our experiences/definitions of what it means to be well AND the role of the workplace in fostering conversations about wellbeing. In this webinar, leadership experts Marty Linsky ’61 and Camille Preston ’93 will discuss how each of us can manage the upcoming changes of a post-pandemic society by adopting an intentionally adaptive mindset. You’ll gain strategies to optimize your personal value to your team and broader organization, and emerge with confidence to take on new collaborative paradigms.
    Williams at Work - Emerging From COVID Times: How to Cultivate Personal and Organizational Resilience in the New World of Work 2021-03-25 2020 brought a heightened awareness of the need for wellbeing. It changed our experiences/definitions of what it means to be well AND the role of the workplace in fostering conversations about wellbeing. In this webinar, leadership experts Marty Linsky ’61 and Camille Preston ’93 will discuss how each of us can manage the upcoming changes of a post-pandemic society by adopting an intentionally adaptive mindset. You’ll gain strategies to optimize your personal value to your team and broader organization, and emerge with confidence to take on new collaborative paradigms.
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    [email protected] Webinar - Legal Ephs: Pandemic Practices for New Lawyers | Williams Alumni

    [email protected] Webinar - Legal Ephs: Pandemic Practices for New Lawyers | Williams Alumni

    [email protected] Webinar - Legal Ephs: Pandemic Practices for New Lawyers 2021-02-24. If you’re in law school or a recent law school grad, the challenges brought on by Covid (delayed bar exams, job market uncertainty) may feel overwhelming. Cue these six Ephs as they share the wisdom of their experience from the 2008-09 economic crisis regarding viable career options if you’re having trouble finding your dream job and real-world ways to learn about the practice of law while you’re still looking.
    [email protected] Webinar - Legal Ephs: Pandemic Practices for New Lawyers 2021-02-24. If you’re in law school or a recent law school grad, the challenges brought on by Covid (delayed bar exams, job market uncertainty) may feel overwhelming. Cue these six Ephs as they share the wisdom of their experience from the 2008-09 economic crisis regarding viable career options if you’re having trouble finding your dream job and real-world ways to learn about the practice of law while you’re still looking.

’68 Center for Career Exploration

While its services are primarily geared toward undergraduates, the ’68 Center for Career Exploration offers numerous engagement opportunities for alumni throughout their working lives – from recruiting to personal counseling.