Career Development for SCM Professionals

The purpose of this course is to help students prepare for and execute a job search in the field of Supply Chain and Operations Management. Students will develop an industry-targeted professional cover letter, resume, references and portfolio as supporting job search documents and will participate in mock interviews to enhance their interview skills and abilities. Through a variety of lessons and industry connections incorporated into the course students will enhance their understanding of the breadth and depth of the Supply Chain and Operations field. Based on research to support further understanding of the field students will prepare a personal career and professional development plan as a future roadmap for success. Finally, this course will allow students to further develop their oral presentation skills that are invaluable to professional development.