Services for Students & Alumni
Resume Writing Assistance
Job Referral Service
Job Fair 2013 TCC Virginia Beach Campus
TCC Job Career/Job Fair College Wide
Keyboarding Typing Proficiency Testing
Coordinated Employer On-Campus Recruitments
Virginia Employment Commission Info:
Military Students/Job Seekers
Special Job Opportunities
Norfolk Naval Shipyard Apprentice Program
Why Do An Internship?
Internships Will Allow You To: Test-drive the career path that interests you most. Build a network of professional and personal contacts. Develop the skills employers are seeking. Build confidence, motivation and professional work habits you need to excel. Jump into the workforce with more experience, potentially leading to better positions and higher salaries over the course of your career. In addition, an internship can get your foot in the door with major companies or influential organizations. Great Resume Builder!
Additional Internship Opportunities
To See A Current Listing of Internship Opportunities Visit:
The Joint Forces Staff College - Fall Semester 2014 Internships
The Joint Forces Staff College has identified its internship requirements for the Fall 2014 semester. Twenty-nine students from local colleges and universities have participated in the Joint Forces Staff College internship program so far this academic year.
Spring 2015 White House Internship Program
The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. This hands-on program is designed to mentor and cultivate today’s young leaders, strengthen their understanding of the Executive Office of the President and engage them in public service opportunities. Internship timeline is January 13, 2015 to May 1, 2014. To apply, you must complete and application package that includes: two essays, each answer should be between 300-500 words in length; current resume, your resume should not exceed one page; two letters of recommendation. The deadline to apply for the spring program is September 7, 2014. For more information and to apply, please visit www.whitehouse.gov/internships.
PAID INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
SPRING AND SUMMER 2014
The Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC) and its partners in collaboration with Virginia’s colleges and community colleges are offering the Commonwealth STEM Industry Internship Program (CSIIP). CSIIP is a free resource for finding paid spring, summer, and fall internships. CSIIP provides an online system where undergraduate students majoring in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) disciplines at Virginia universities, colleges and community colleges complete a single application package that will be reviewed by companies throughout Virginia. There is no cost to students, universities, or companies to participate.
Students may apply statewide or by region and cal also express interest in specific internships posted by companies. apply now for maximum consideration by companies throughout Virginia. application is through the CSIIP website at www.csiip.org.
Contact VSGC regarding CSIIP at email@example.com or call (757) 766-5210.
A community college education is about more than finding job. It's about discovering your life's work. Are you a teacher at heart? An artist? A healer? A builder? All of these paths, and many more, are open to you when you pursue an associates degree or certificate (or both) at Tidewater Community College. In this publication, you will read about students of all ages and backgrounds who thought they could do more and earn more by learning more. Perhaps you will see yourself and your aspirations in their stories in TCC's CareerFocus magazine
Job Search Tips
Around the Watercooler
Five Whoppers You Should Never Tell Recruiters, by Joyce Lain Kennedy
- Education Lies
- Background Check Lies
- Experience Lies
- No-Show Interview Lies
- Termination Lies
Labor Market Information
South Hampton Roads - Top 50 Major Employers
Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates - Virginia
These occupational employment and wage estimates are calculated with data collected from employers in all industry sectors in metropolitan and non-metropolitan areas in Virginia.
- Summer 2014 Issue
The Forum newsletter is a quarterly online publication that provides the latest news on emerging jobs and career trends, as well as tips on how to plan your career and apply for jobs.
Virginia Economic Indicators
This publication is designed to depict the movement of the key economic indicator series readily available in Virginia - for those who are interested in studying the business cycle!
Employment and Wages by Area
Reports that show employment and wages by industry and area. The data within the reports come from the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) program
North America Industry Classification System (NAICS)
NAICS (pronounced "nakes") is the new North American Industry Classification System, which replaces the decade-old Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system. It identifies more industries that contribute to today's economy---over 350 new industries and 9 new service industry sectors.
For additional "Labor Market Information" - visit: www.vawc.virginia.gov/analyzer/default.asp
Interview Skills & Coaching Workshops
Never Go A Day In Your Life Without a Job!
Here is what you will discover with Pete:
- 10 Advanced Techniques That Will Make The Interviewer Want You!
- How To Get The Offer
- How to Demand a Response. That’s Right, I Said “Demand A Response” From the Potential Employer
- 20 point “Get the Job Checklist”
For additional information,visit: http://nevergoadayinyourlifewithoutajob.weebly.com
The Author's Spot
The Work Book. How to Build Your Personal Brand and Get Hired! Author: Bill Hobbs!
- Show readers how to plan for and choose the right career.
- Reaches readers how to create a strong personal brand.
- Offers keen insights on creating an effective resume, preparing for interviews, and negotiating with companies, including dealing with multiple job offers.
- Illustrates concepts through dialogue scenarios that provide specific context.
- Facilitates immediate process application through worksheets that accompany the text.
- Offers advice on advancing an existing career and selling ideas to other employees and managers.
- Can be read in less than two hours and applied immediately!