Jordan Smith

Career Consultant Assistant in Residence

Jordan Smith

Jordan meets with students one-on-one and assists them with any area of their career development. Specifically as a career consultant in residence, Jordan collaborates with residential life partners to engage residents earlier and often with career services. Furthermore, Jordan co-leads the Fleishman Center’s Kickstart Your Career summer program for incoming students, supports interview programs and LinkedIn educational initiatives within the Center.

What is your favorite thing about working at Binghamton University?
The University is full of people who aim to do their very best at what they do! It inspires you to continue to grow in your own area of focus and strive to always do your best!

What was your first internship or job?
Dishwasher at Ponderosa

What are you passionate about?
I am very passionate about my student appointments where I get the chance to help support students with achieving their career dreams! Outside of work, my passions are: volleyball, walleyball, video games, manga, coffee, spending time with friends, anime, and fitness.

What is your best piece of career or professional advice?
Don’t be afraid to ask for help! I wouldn’t be where I am today if it wasn’t for the amazing support from various people in my network!

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Considering a Video Resume? Here’s What You Should Know!

Considering a Video Resume? Here’s What You Should Know!

When you are thinking of ways to try and stand out in the job market, creating and sharing a video resume may be a great option for you! Reflecting back on my own experience with this, I remember getting over …

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Filter Through Hundreds of Careers and Find Detailed Descriptions Using O*NET Online

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Looking for a great career database that has up to date information on a variety of careers and provides multiple different features to help you customize your search? Then check out O*NET Online! The O*NET Program describes themselves as “the …

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Education-Related Job Titles and Required Skills

Education-Related Job Titles and Required Skills

When we think of positions in the education field, oftentimes we may only think of teachers. When in reality, there are many different roles that fall under this umbrella, including academic advisors, education technicians, guidance counselors, and so much more! …

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How to Break Into the Communications World

How to Break Into the Communications World

“Interested in the communications field? Whether you love to write or you’re amazing at bringing people together for grassroots marketing initiatives, there are dozens of interesting paths and options—it’s a matter of finding where you fit best (and, of course, …

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Arts and Communication: Over 200 Alumni Ready to Mentor! 

Arts and Communication: Over 200 Alumni Ready to Mentor! 

A new and exciting resource introduced to the Binghamton University community this year is Mentor Match! It provides an opportunity for alumni to connect with current Binghamton students and support them through mentorship. Currently, there are more than 200 alumni …

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Is a Career in Design Right for You?

Is a Career in Design Right for You?

Are you wondering if a career in design is the right fit for you? There are many things to consider when choosing a career path, and this article does a great job of highlighting important information while doing so in …

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Get Career Clarity: Determine What Your Work Values Are!

Get Career Clarity: Determine What Your Work Values Are!

Firstly, what are work values? Essentially, they are job-related beliefs and ideas that are important to you! Some may even say they are things you NEED to have in your career to feel true fulfillment and satisfaction. Knowing these can …

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Arts and Communication: Employers to Connect with at the Virtual Job & Internship Fair!  

Arts and Communication: Employers to Connect with at the Virtual Job & Internship Fair!  

We’re so excited to host Binghamton University’s first Virtual Job and Internship Fair on Thursday, Sept. 10! With 90+ organizations registered, you might be a little overwhelmed when it comes to deciding which employer sessions to attend, so hopefully our …

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Like to Help Others and Have an Analytical, Problem Solving Mind? Here Are Some Careers To Consider:

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If you are like me, most of your life you have had very limited knowledge of career options outside of the ones you hear all the time: doctor, lawyer, teacher, artist, and so on! This made it especially difficult for …

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5 (Non-Artistic) Career Paths for Arts Lovers

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Take a look at, “5 (Non-Artistic) Career Paths for Art Lovers” by the Muse Editor and expand your horizons on what professions you can do in the creative field. As they mention, “A career in art or music doesn’t always …

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