CPC Cypress Newsletter Table of Contents

Majors and Careers
  • Myths and Facts About Major and Career Choice.....1
  • The College Major: What it is and How to Choose One.....3   
  • How to Select a College Major You'll Actually Use (Finding Career Bliss, Part 1).....5
  • How to Use Your College Major for Career Success (Finding Career Bliss, Part 2).....6
  • Why Earning Potential Shouldn’t Drive the College Major Decision.....8
  • Is Your College Major and Career Choice a Good Fit?.....11
  • The 15 Most Valuable College Majors.....11
  • Discover 11 Hot College Majors that Lead to Jobs:    13
  • Fewer Students are Majoring in Computer Science, Education and English.....17
  • 15 High-Paying Jobs for People Who Don't Like Stress.....18
  • 20 Incredible Dream Jobs that Really Do Exist.....20
  • 10 Jobs that Didn't Exist 10 Years Ago.....24
  • Top 10 Job Titles that Didn’t Exist 5 Years Ago.....28
  • Infographic:  Top 10 Job Titles that Didn’t Exist 5 Years Ago.....30
  • 8 New Jobs People Will Have in 2025.....30
  • Career Planning Center Contact Information.....32
  • Tools to Help You Research College Majors, Job Titles and Occupational Environments.....32
 
Career Info for High School Students
  • Decided  or Undecided Major?.....1
  • What Do I Want To Be?.....2
  • Career Planning Checklist: High School.....2
  • WYM?  "What's Your Major?".....4
  • Five Signs You Should Change Your Major.....7
  • Five Ways Education Pays.....8
  • More Education Pays Off In Higher Earnings.....9
  • Myths And Facts About Major And Career Choice.....10
  • Referral Sheet –  Career Planning Center.....12
  • Career Planning Center Contact Info.....12
 Social Media, LinkedIn and Apps for Career Development
  • Social Media Do’s and Don’ts.....1
  • 6 LinkedIn Do’s & Don’t's for College Students.....2
  • 10 Essentials of LinkedIn Etiquette.....5
  • 11 Tips for Choosing Your LinkedIn Photo.....7
  • Do You Use These 10 Overused Buzzwords on LinkedIn?.....8
  • INFOGRAPHIC:  10 Most Overused Buzzwords on LinkedIn.....10
  • LinkedIn for Students:  An Overview of What LinkedIn Can Do for Students.....10
  • Social Media Means You Can’t Hide.....10
  • Cypress College App.....11
  • 21 Best Apps for College Students.....11
  • 7 Great Ways to Approach Employers on Social Media.....14
  • How Twitter Can Help You Land Your Next Job.....16
  • 20 LinkedIn Tips.....18
  • Creating a Vanity URL on LinkedIn in 5 Easy Steps.....21
  • 5 Pinterest Boards to Follow for the Best Career Inspiration.....23
  • Pinterest Boards Suggested  by the Cypress College Career Planning Center.....24
  • Career Planning Center Contact Information.....25
 
Career Pathways:  Hospitality, Tourism and Recreation
  • Career Pathways.....1
  • Is Hospitality & Tourism the Right Career Pathway for You?.....2
  • Traits of People in Hospitality, Tourism & Recreation Pathway.....2
  • The Hospitality Industry.....3
  • Top Five Trends in Hospitality for 2014.....4
  • Inforgrahic:  Top 5 Hospitality Trends 2014.....7
  • Seven High-Paying Hospitality Jobs.....7
  • What to Wear to a Hospitality Interview.....9
  • What Employers Want.....10
  • Top 10 Job Interview Tips and Trick.....11
  • The Career Value of a Mentor.....15
  • Value of Associations.....16
  • Link to Associations.....17
  • Employee Burnout in the Hospitality Industry.....17
  • Some Interesting Facts In Hospitality And Tourism Industry.....19
  • Career Planning Center Contact Information.....20
  • Career Research Tools.....20
  • Resume Tools for You at the Career Planning Center.....21
  • Sample Resume for a Restaurant Server.....21
  • Chart:  Hospitality, Tourism, Recreation.....23
 

Contact Information

CAREER PLANNING CENTER
Location: Student Center, 2nd Floor
Parking Lot #1
Fall and Spring Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday and 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Friday
(Closed on Fridays during the Summer)
Phone: 714-484-7120
Fax: 714-826-4070
careercenter@cypresscollege.edu
 
Admissions Office