Connecting students with local career opportunities

Josh Collins

Lincoln Land Community College creates an environment that best serves the needs of our students and the community. This includes career readiness and creating connection opportunities between our students and employers.

Even with advances in technology and video conferencing, the best way to connect with students is still in person. The employers who are most successful at recruiting students are engaged somehow in the learning process, either in the classroom or at the workplace through job shadowing, internships, clinicals or simply inviting students to their work sites.

Other ways to connect with students are attending college career/job fairs or career exploration events. This spring, LLCC has hosted several including: