In today’s business world, you need more than technical skills to land a job. Employers and recruiters alike are looking for the complete package when hiring. How you present yourself, express enthusiasm for the work you’re doing, and interact with others are some of the soft skills employers are seeking in new graduates.
If you’re an undergraduate student in the Belk College of Business, the Student Center for Professional Development (SCPD) provides professional growth opportunities to help you build the career competencies necessary for success in business.
The Robert A. Niblock Student Center for Professional Development is a comprehensive educational experience that offers quality career development programming to help students acquire professional competencies, engage in the business profession, and translate classroom knowledge into job-ready skills and behaviors desired by employers.
- Offer opportunities to develop professional business skills through workshops, self-paced online activities, and special events
- Help connect students to valuable work experiences, internships, and employer engagement events
- Offer a course for students to receive academic credit for qualifying internship experiences
- Serve as a resource for students as they plan and prepare for a business career