Get Hired: In-Person InterviewingFeaturedChannel:
In-Person Interviewing Topic: Timeless Advice Applicable to Any Interview Setting! Interviews can be nerve-racking regardless of how and where they are held. Though we are all getting accustomed to virtual interviews, in-person interviews are still prevalent. This Get Hired video offers advice from alumni that will prepare you for
any and all interviews!
Partner, Almanac InsightsChannel:
Informational Interviewing Topic: Go on as many interviews as possible Elly is a Partner at Almanac Insights, a New York based food and technology venture fund that deals largely with companies making a positive impact on the food and beverage industry. After building her career at Whole Foods as the Global Director for
Local Brands Product Innovation and Development, Elly joined Almanac where she acts as both an investor and advisor to food and beverage brands looking to make meaningful change.
Major: Media Studies (Bachelor) City: New York State: New York
Director of Workforce Management, I.C.E.Channel:
Informational Interviewing Topic: Viewing The Setting And Culture Sherika is the Director of Workforce Management for the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) branch of the Department of Homeland Security. For students that are interested in a similar career, Sherika recommends getting as much exposure to
learning and development education, even if it's outside the classroom at lectures or workshops.
Major: Business Marketing (Bachelor) City: Washington State: District of Columbia
Senior Vice President of Human Performance, ComcastChannel:
Informational Interviewing Topic: Establishing The Contacts Tina is the Senior Vice President of Human Performance and National Customer Operations for Comcast Cable. With an undergraduate degree in Business Administration, Tina went back to school shortly after starting her career to earn her Masters in
Organization Dynamics. With her new degree she joined Comcast and quickly rose through the ranks, thanks in part to her openness to lateral mobility. In her (limited) spare time, Tina serves as the president of the National Association of
African-Americans in Human Resources (Philadelphia Chapter) as well as the Vice Chair of the Board for the Urban League of Philadelphia.
Major: Management (Bachelor), Business Administration (Bachelor) City: Philadelphia State: Pennsylvania
Commercial Carpet Sales Representative, Shaw Contract GroupChannel:
Informational Interviewing Topic: Taking All Interviews Julie graduated from Philadelphia University in 2001 with a degree in textile design. After casually approaching Shaw Contract Group at a school career fair, she interviewed and accepted a position as a commercial carpet specialist. Eleven years
into the job, Julie regularly teams up with architects and designers to help outfit commercial clients throughout the Philadelphia region!
Major: Textile Design (Bachelor) City: Philadelphia State: Pennsylvania
Mergers/Acquisitions/Business Development Manager, Air ProductsGet HiredChannel:
Informational Interviewing Joe is the manager of mergers and acquisitions and business development for Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. After graduating with a chemical engineering degree from Villanova's Navy-ROTC program, Joe spent six years active-duty in the Navy and
then transitioned to his current company, maintaining a reserve role with the Navy. Joe speaks very bluntly and offer great advice on how college students can enter today's workforce by storm!
Major: Chemical Engineering (Bachelor) City: Allentown State: Pennsylvania