Walsh College Provides Free Online Career Development Guide Focused on Millennials: "Your Executive Coach"

Dec 22, 2015, 18:03 ET from Walsh College

TROY, Mich., Dec. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Walsh College has introduced "Your Executive Coach," a free digital publication that provides guidance on navigating the road to career success for millennial- generation students and graduates beginning to enter the professional job market.

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Walsh College has collected some of the most essential advice offered by its Career Services and business management experts into the guide, available at www.walshcollege.edu/executivecoach.

"Your Executive Coach" provides tips and suggestions for career advancement, promotions, teams, career changes, and resource maximization.

"The recommendations provide direction for students and graduates looking to start their careers seamlessly or transition to new ones," said Brenda Paine, director, Career Services, Walsh College. "In addition, it also shows how to avoid missteps when changing career directions and focus."

"Over time, each job acquired will require its own skill set of talents, knowledge base, credentials, and relationships," said Lee Meadows, Ph.D., professor, Management, Walsh College. 

"Future success will go to job candidates who can adapt, as well as act – quickly, confidently, and skillfully," he added. "This guide can help give young people a competitive leap ahead."

Important topics presented in the publication include communication skills, presentations, professional societies and associations, promotions, volunteering for assignments, interviewing, certification programs, and entrepreneurship.

Paine and Dr. Meadows served as special advisors and contributors to the eight-page publication.

Registration for Winter 2016 classes at Walsh College is now open.

For more information, visit www.walshcollege.edu.


Founded in 1922, Walsh College is an all-business, private, independent, not-for-profit, fully accredited college.  It offers 19 undergraduate and graduate business and technology degrees, as well as certificate programs. One of the region's largest business schools and one of Michigan's top three graduate business schools, Walsh has locations in Troy, Novi, Clinton Township, and Port Huron, as well as online. Walsh degree programs include accounting, finance, information technology, management and leadership, marketing, taxation, and other fields. The faculty integrates theory and application to prepare graduates for successful careers.  It includes four Fulbright Scholars, the most of any business school in the state of Michigan.  Walsh has about 27,000 alumni, most of whom live or work in Michigan. Walsh is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (www.hlcommission.org). The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (www.acbsp.org) accredits specific degree programs.

Brenda Meller/Assistant Vice President
Walsh College bmeller@walshcollege.edu or 248-823-1205

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Airfoil Public Relations green@airfoilgroup.com or 248-304-1456

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