Join the CAAA network on Alumwire (free for CAAA members). Network with recruiters and hiring managers in real-time from your home or office, build connections and find job opportunities, increase your résumé’s exposure and visibility to the professional community, potentially earn a phone and/or first round interview and receive advice on how to advance in the job recruiting process. Alumwire has been featured by BusinessWeek, NBC, CBS, The Boston Globe and other publications for the effectiveness of their recruiting tools. Click here to activate your Alumwire account.
The Cal Aggie Alumni Association is excited to announce our new virtual Career Success Center. Through our continued efforts to meet your career management needs, we have partnered with CareerBeam® to bring you the best company and industry research tools, and career development information available in the market. The Career Success Center has a career development seminar series that has assessments, professional résumé and cover letter builders and search strategy resources for you. Just a few highlights and features now available to you include: Research on millions of companies: Including over 18M organizations containing company overviews, key information and business intelligence. You’ll have access to 20M company contacts, many with biographies and contact information, which is great for connecting with alumni. Research on hundreds of industries: Access to information such as recent developments, business challenges, trends and opportunities on over 700 industry segments - get current financial information and executive insights as well. Self-evaluation: Take a look at who you are today. CareerBeam's unique career assessment tools factor in your values, temperament, interests and personality to help you develop — and achieve — professional goals. Help creating professional résumés and cover letters: Whether you are writing a first-time résumé or updating a previous one, use CareerBeam for building an accomplishment-based résumé and cover letter.All of this and more in ONE location: You won't be asked to visit numerous sites and resources. It is all under one roof. CareerBeam is free to all CAAA members. Not yet a CAAA members? Become one by visiting our membership sign up page.
Would you like to spend a few days discovering what it is like to “walk in the shoes” of someone who is living a dream job? VocationVacations is a unique company dedicated to helping people do just that. CAAA members can now receive a 10 percent discount on a VocationVacation of their choice. A wide variety of experiences are now available: winemaker, sports announcer, hotel manager, vet tech, music composer, dog trainer, photographer and baker. Choose from more than 150 vocation types. Click here for more information.
The Princeton Review is CAAA’s new test prep partner. For classes under $1,000, all CAAA members (and their spouses) are eligible for a $100 discount. For classes over $1,000, CAAA members are eligible for a 10 percent discount. Discounts are valid on the price of any classroom preparation course or tutoring package (minimum eight hours) for the GMAT, GRE, LSAT, or MCAT or any Online or LiveOnline GMAT, GRE, or LSAT course.
North 40 NetworkThe North 40 Network is a career management and transition consultancy dedicated to servicing the unique needs of experienced alumni: customized programs in the areas of career management, career design, career transition, career re-entry and retiring with purpose. The key to success is the quality, reputation, knowledge base, integrity and experience of the consultants providing the service.
Whether you're looking for a first job or changing career fields, Sacramento career counselor Helen Scully and her Career Assessment tool can help you define your goals, identify your potential and inform you about the multitudes of career options available to you. UC Davis alumni receive a $90 discount.
You can receive discounts on University Extension courses throughout the UC system. At UC Davis Extension, receive a 10 percent discount on one selected class per quarter (some restrictions apply). For a complete listing of available classes, visit UC Davis Extension online or call (800) 752-0881 or (530) 757-8777.
Career Counseling and Development
Andrea has over twenty years of experience in career counseling, training and human resources consulting. As a career counselor she has helped hundreds of individuals by providing personalized confidential career counseling services to identify and pursue satisfying careers, manage successful career transitions and take advantage of new opportunities. For more information on Andrea's services, please visit www.weisscareer.com. Special rates for CAAA members apply.