Graduate Executive Programs offering premium career placement services to students
Attaining an executive MBA is an effective first step in advancing an existing career. The Auburn University Graduate Executive Program is providing an effective second step by procuring premium career guidance and placement service for its students.
Auburn is sponsoring 12 months of premium membership in Ivy Exec® for second-year students in its Executive MBA, Physicians Executive MBA and Master of Real Estate Development programs. Ivy Exec is an online provider of career services catering to high-caliber professionals. Membership includes access to executive-level job listings across the globe, company profiles, senior executive mentors, one-on-one resume reviews, a dedicated career advisor and online executive development classes.
Ivy Exec helps members develop and execute career advancement strategies, ultimately ensuring they choose the best possible job and company for career satisfaction.
“We are partnering with Ivy Exec to provide graduate executive students world-class career resources that will help advance their post-degree careers faster and with greater efficiency,” said Kim Kuerten, Auburn Director of Graduate Executive Services. “We’re excited to make these resources available so students can quickly realize a strong return on their education investment.”
"Careers require a lot of nurturing, from making sure professionals are equipped with a breadth and depth of knowledge and skills to be successful in roles of increasing responsibility, to building and sustaining personal networks, to having updated resumes and social media profiles, and keeping an ear to the ground and an eye on the job market," adds Elena Bajic, CEO and Founder of Ivy Exec Inc. "That's where top graduate programs, like those offered at Auburn, and online career resources, like those offered by Ivy Exec, come in. Together, we empower executives to transition to more senior roles more easily by providing them with the knowledge, skills and tools they need to gain a competitive advantage in a discerning and competitive job market.”
Ivy Exec is a career resource company for high achieving executives who are screened for academic and professional accomplishments. It provides technology-enabled job search and career-building resources, including a unique mentor network, consultative advisory services, a curated executive job board and original career advancement content.
Auburn made this service available to students on August 1.