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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You still have time to be a part of it! Career Academy Fall 2018

Career Academy workshops

Career Academy is a series of workshops focused on career topics that will help you prepare for or advance your career.

There are 5 sessions offered this semester. Attend at least 3 of 5 of the Career Academy sessions and …

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JOB ACTION DAY

job action day

The first Monday in November redefines opportunity in the career world. It’s Job Action Day!

Whether you currently employed and contemplating a career move, unemployed or just curious about the current job market, Job Action Day is for you.  Get …

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NATIONAL S.T.E.M./S.T.E.A.M. DAY

national S.T.E.M day

Full S.T.E.A.M. ahead!  November 8 is a day meant to inspire kids to explore and pursue their interests in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math.  Inspired by the Project Mc² brand, created by MGA Entertainment, the S.T.E.A.M.- based franchise features …

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NATIONAL BROADCAST TRAFFIC PROFESSIONAL’S DAY

national broadcast traffic professionals day

Each year on November 2, unless that day falls on a weekend then it is observed on the following Monday, it is National Broadcast Traffic Professional’s Day.

This day honors those in all radio and television traffic departments, who schedule and work …

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NATIONAL PUBLICIST DAY

national publicist day

National Publicist Day is observed annually on October 30th. This is a day to appreciate publicists.

October 30th is the day that the New York Times printed verbatim the very first press release written by Ivy Lee, the “father of …

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NATIONAL TV TALK SHOW HOST DAY

National tv talk show host day

On October 23rd get ready to go live before a studio audience on National TV Talk Show Host Day!  Created to pay tribute to TV talk show hosts and appreciate their unique form of humor, entertaining stories, spontaneous wit and timely …

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MEDICAL ASSISTANTS RECOGNITION DAY

Medical assistants recognition day

Medical Assistants Recognition Day is observed on Wednesday of the third business week in October. One of the fastest-growing careers in the nation, medical assistants make medical offices run more smoothly and are instrumental in overall quality patient care.

Medical assistants are …

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