Students & Recent Graduates

For those just starting out, navigating the current virtual job search landscape poses unique challenges. Drawing from our deep career advisory experience and passion for higher education, Point Road Group offers strategic guidance and enhanced support to students and recent graduates looking to secure an internship or job.

Our programs help individuals create a strong resume and LinkedIn profile that best position them for the jobs they’re seeking and provides guidance on how to network effectively, prepare for interviews (especially by phone & video) and navigate job search best practices. Our expert consultants provide the same level of personalized guidance and quality service that we provide to senior executives.

Perfecting Your LinkedIn Profile

In this complimentary 20-minute webinar, you’ll learn 3 key tips for creating a strong LinkedIn profile. We’ll highlight the differences between a profile that catches a recruiter’s eye and one that makes them cringe. You’ll learn to avoid common mistakes so people will be more likely to connect with you, and what to do to stand out from the crowd and increase your chances of getting noticed in a competitive job market.  

Program Fee: Free!

Program Date: Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at 6 PM ET

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4-Week Structured Job Coaching Package

This 1:1 program includes four 1-hour sessions scheduled over one month. The curriculum is structured with specific areas of focus for each session (and homework to put strategies into practice) and is personalized to the specific needs, interests and goals of the student/graduate. At the conclusion of the sessions, there will be one email check-in to monitor student progress and answer additional questions.

Meeting topics include:

  • Career direction & job search planning
  • Resume review
  • LinkedIn profile review
  • Networking & interviewing best practices

Program Fee: $1,800

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Job Search Bootcamp

This webinar series is tailored to college students & recent graduates who need supportive guidance as they search for an internship or job. Each of the three 1-hour classes in this series includes a presentation delving into best practices and essential strategies for success, followed by substantial time for Q&A

Series topics include:

  • Creating a High Impact Resume
  • Using LinkedIn Effectively
  • Acing The Interview

Program Fee: $299

Program Dates: August 10, 12 & 17 at 6 PM ET

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Comprehensive Career Consulting

Modeled after our popular service for executives and experienced professionals, this 1:1 program takes students and recent graduates through the critical steps of a preparing for a job search. We help identify your career goals, plan a career strategy, create a high-impact resume and LinkedIn profile, as well as provide guidance on networking & interviewing. Covering best practices for the job search process, we ensure you have a strong plan, materials and support to get started. 

Program outline:

  • Introduction & Career Goals: 1-hr meeting on career preferences, professional goals & job search planning
  • Professional Background: 1-hr meeting on relevant coursework, internship & job experience
  • Resume & LinkedIn Profile: a new resume is created from scratch through an iterative process (with no limit to # of drafts) and LinkedIn profile content is created section-by-section
  • Networking Strategy: 1-hr meeting on connecting & growing your LinkedIn network, email introduction best practices and how to create & reach out to contact lists
  • Interview & Hiring Process: 1-hr meeting on interviewing preparation and how to work with recruiters & hiring managers
  • Follow-Up Support: 1 month of job search support by email & phone

Program Fee: $3,295

Contact us for more details & to get started.