Gary Ward

  • December 17th, 2018
Gary Ward
Manderson, Staff
Department:Manderson Graduate School of Business
Title:Director of Graduate Career Services
Education:The University of Alabama (B.S.)

Honors Achievements & Affiliations

Certified Professional Career Coach

Certified Professional Résumé Writer

Gallup's Successful Strengths Coaching Program

Focus and Current Research

Provides career coaching, counseling, and mock interviews for Traditional MBA, STEM & CREATE Path MBA, Executive MBA, and Specialized Masters students

Assists students with connections to internships and full-time positions

Conducts professional development for students in the areas of:

  • Resume Writing
  • Cover Letter Composition
  • Business Communications
  • Networking
  • Behavioral & Skills Based Interview Preparation
  • Salary Negotiation
  • Effective Social Skills & Business Etiquette
  • Workplace Conflict & Difficult Conversations
  • Media Relations

Manages standards, collection, organization, reporting and analysis/interpretation of graduate placement and salary data