For Parents

How Can I Support My Son/Daughter In Their Career Decision-Making?

  • Encourage exploration of subjects and activities
  • Encourage them to participate in campus activities
  • Help them clarify their strengths, interests, skills, and values
  • Let them advocate for themselves
  • Encourage them to do an internship or gain experience
  • Help them develop connections to professionals if you can
  • Encourage early and often use of Career Services

Four-Year Plan of Using Career Services

Click this link to download an extensive list of recommendations on how to use Career Services over the four years at Husson.

Article for Parents on Supporting Career Decision Making

Click on this link to download an article by Sally Kearsley about how you can support your student in the career planning process.

Career Services Tip Sheets

Click on this link to see guides on resumes, cover letters, interviewing, networking, using social media, and many more. 

Other Ways You Can Support All Husson Students

For more information

Name Phone and Email Address
James Westhoff
Director of Career Services
203 Peabody Hall
Husson University
1 College Circle
Bangor, ME 04401