Shannon Hargrove

Director, Career Education & Operations

Shannon Hargrove

Shannon has been working in higher education for nearly 10 years, in various roles within career development including one-on-one coaching, program development and administration, and employer relations.  She currently serves as the Director of Career Education and Operations at Mercy College.

Shannon is passionate about all things career and helping connect students to resources and opportunities to help them attain professional and personal fulfillment.

Shannon holds a Master Degree in Career Development from the College of New Rochelle and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from University at Albany. She is also SHRM Certified, and a Certified Professional Resume Writer and Career Coach.

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Eye tracking study shows recruiters look at resumes for 7 seconds

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Career Coaches often stress the importance of having a well organized and targeted resume prepared for your job search.

The reasons include the fact that the resume is your marketing piece and your opportunity to showcase your skills, professional experiences …

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NATIONAL RECEPTIONISTS’ DAY

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NATIONAL RECEPTIONISTS’ DAY

Each year National Receptionists’ Day is observed on the second Wednesday in May. National Receptionists’ Day was created to give recognition to receptionists and the valuable contributions they make to the companies they work.

Receptionists are responsible for providing …

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NATIONAL NURSES DAY

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NATIONAL NURSES DAY

National Nurses Day is observed annually on May 6.  On this day, we raise awareness of all nurse contributions and commitments and acknowledge the vital role nurses play in society.  This day is also the first day of National Nurses …

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NATIONAL CARTOONISTS DAY

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NATIONAL CARTOONISTS DAY

Observed on May 5, it is National Cartoonists Day.  This day honors all those creative ink-stained artists, past and present, the fascinating pieces they have created and the humor they have brought into our lives.

American comic …

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NATIONAL SCHOOL PRINCIPAL’S DAY

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SCHOOL PRINCIPALS’ DAY

On May 1, remember to take the time to thank the educational leaders of the school on School Principals’ Day.

Throughout the school year, these educators assume the commitment to lead our young people to a prosperous …

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Human Services and Education Career Aspirations Survey

Human Services and Education Career Aspirations Survey

Please take a moment to let me know what type of internship or job you are looking for now, or perhaps in the near future.

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NATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS DAY- April 24

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NATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS’ DAY

National Administrative Professionals’ Day, also known as Secretaries Day or Admin Day,  is observed on the Wednesday of the last full week in April of each year.  It is a day to recognize the work of …

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WORLD SOCIAL WORK DAY – March 19

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WORLD SOCIAL WORK DAY

The second Tuesday in March has been designated as World Social Work Day. A global organization of social workers come together for social justice, human rights and social development all through the promotion of best practices in …

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NATIONAL CERTIFIED NURSES DAY – March 19

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National Certified Nurses Day is observed every March 19th.   Every day lives are effected because of the care of certified nurses.

Certified nurses dedicate their entire careers to helping others and often work long hard hours. National Certified Nurses Day …

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NATIONAL REGISTERED DIETITIAN NUTRITIONIST DAY – March 13

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NATIONAL REGISTERED DIETITIAN NUTRITIONIST DAY

Observed annually on the second Wednesday in March, National Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day celebrates the contributions of these medical professionals.

For more and complete information, click on the links below:
https://www.eatright.org/food/resources/national-nutrition-month/registered-dietitian-nutrition-day

HOW TO OBSERVE

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