Parents: Career Services Offerings

Current Career Timeline

According to the Journal of Career Planning & Employment, a student leaving college today can expect to have from three to five careers and 10 to 12 jobs during a work life that will last 40 to 50 years. Career Services can help your student son or daughter prepare for the “new” facts of life!


Benjamin Franklin’s Career Timeline

Consider Benjamin Franklin’s career timeline (1706 – 1790): Education/apprentice, author, printer, entrepreneur/business owner, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, musician, inventor, satirist, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat. This timeline illustrates how the world-of-work constantly changes over the centuries.

Description: Timeline Chart in Excel Showing Events in the Life of Benjamin Franklin
Wittwer, J. (2005, September 2). How to Create a Timeline in Excel. Retrieved from Vertex 42

Listen to this short presentation on what Career Services at Post University has to offer your student son or daughter. Watch an overview of the Career Services website and the online career tools that will help train your student to manage their career through their career timeline.

Career Services Presentation(PPT)
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