Career Change Resources for Grinnell Alums

READ: Key Tips & Ideas Shared on the Panel

Click here to read and KEEP IN MIND the key ideas, tips and resources shared at our reunion panel. Further below are some relevant resources for making a career change when you are already experienced and working at the mid- and senior-level. (To download, right click and choose ‘save as’ or something similar.) Additional resources are shared below. 

Grinnell Career Panel Takeaways

WATCH: How to Be Current & Relevant

Expert recruiting matchmaker Rasagna Holt of KGTiger shares specific tips on social media, writing articles, and more for you to STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD and secure your next ideal role.

WATCH: Identify if You’re Qualified for a Position

Hear from expert Retained Search recruiter Toya Lawson. WATCH to learn how to (1) assess if you are qualified for a targeted role and (2) be prepared to present your qualifications for networking and interviews.

LEARN: What’s Needed for Your Exec Level Resume

Learn from THE expert on executive resume writing, Louise Kursmark. Tips to help you write your own exec-level resume (or know what to expect from a resume writer you hire).

LEARN: 6 Steps for Executive Career Reinvention

Learn the six key steps of Executive Career Reinvention, designed so you can explore what’s next in a safe, structured space, reduce the typical anxiety and worry that accompanies transitions, and accelerate the time it typically takes to secure a next role at the senior level.

Executive Career Reinvention

LEARN: How to Leverage LinkedIn

How to Leverage LinkedIn

DREAM! Write to clarify your dream job

If you find writing and/or visualizing to be powerful tools, try writing a love letter to your future dream job to get really clear about what you want. Click on the image to the right to learn how.

DREAM! Write to clarify your dream job