Alumni

The Career and Professional Development Center offers a range of services to help alumni of all life stages, majors, and industries navigate their careers. Alumni your career will go through different seasons, ups, downs, twists, and turns. We offer our alumni services to support career changes and job transitions – from networking opportunities to resume reviews to one-to-one career coaching with our Career Specialist. 

Our Rattler alumni may set up an account on the HireARattler powered by Handshake system.

If you need additional assistance, please contact the FAMU Alumni CPD Center Liasion, Marie Smallwood.

Veeva Systems Instagram Takeover!

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Veeva Systems has taken over our Instagram account @HireARattler_ for ONE DAY ONLY!  (2/18/21)  Make sure to check them out there and on Handshake.  You can also view the video below for more information about Veeva.

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How to make an appointment with your Career Specialist

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Follow these steps to request an appointment with a career specialist.

1. After you log in to Handshake, click on Career Center in the upper-right corner of your screen.

 

2. Click on Appointments from your Career Center’s page.

 

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New Rattler Career Guide added to Resources

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Check out the newest edition of the Rattler Career Guide

This guide includes useful information, tips, and examples to assist Rattlers with their career and professional development needs. Here are just a few of the items included in the guide:

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Handshake’s Guide to Attending a Virtual Fair

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Handshake [HireARattler] is the #1 place where students find jobs and get hired. We’ve developed a way for you to attend career fairs virtually so you can meet interesting companies looking to hire students like you.

Topics:

The Virtual Fair …

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List of Employers – Spring 2021 All Majors Career and Internship Expo

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The Career and Professional Development Center presents the employers recruiting at the Spring 2021 All Majors Career and Internship Expo. 

The Employer Booklet includes a breakdown of the employers recruiting for each FAMU College and School as well as an …

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Featured Resources

Employer Partners

Watts Water TechnologyFifth Third BankChevronCapital OneSpin Systems, Inc.Miller Electric CompanyEnterprise HoldingsAbbVieDow
Watts Water TechnologyFifth Third BankChevronCapital OneSpin Systems, Inc.Miller Electric CompanyEnterprise HoldingsAbbVieDow
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Contact & Location

Phone
(850) 599-3700
Address

Center for Access and Student Success (CASS), Suite 309
1735 Wahnish Way
Tallahassee, FL 32310

Service Hours

M 8am-5pm
T 8am-5pm
W 8am-5pm
TH 8am-5pm
F 8am-5pm