Welcome to Compass

Compass empowers students to navigate their college experience with an eye on the future.

Consisting of a precisely assembled toolbox of resources to guide their understanding of their strengths, preferences, and values and to maximize the opportunities in front of them, Compass helps students begin paving their post-college path.

To maximize the benefit of Compass and be more efficient and effective with your efforts, it’s best to use the tools in the order presented below. You can always go back and use the earlier tools again – and that’s a great idea.  Good luck in your journey!

Assessment

Exploring My Strengths & Preferences

Reflection

Discovering and Developing Core Values

Access Code: spc

Support

Building a Personal Board of Directors

Experience

Internship Intelligence

Access Code: compass521

Step-by-Step Guidance

Compass is a toolbox of resources to help you develop key career-building skills, create a strong network of supporters, and get great internships!  Follow the steps below to take advantage of this powerful program.

Step 1
EXPLORING MY STRENGTHS & PREFERENCES
Do the DISC behavioral assessment.  Soon after you finish, you’ll get an email with a personalized Career Management Report. This analysis will give you a better understanding of your strengths and your behavior, and how to use this knowledge at work and in everyday life. After you’ve taken the assessment and reviewed your report, these DISC Training Videos will help you benefit from your new knowledge and perspective.
Step 1
Step 2
DISCOVERING AND DEVELOPING CORE VALUES
Take the 60-minute, on-demand course “Discovering and Developing Core Values” This video instruction and exercise help you find the principles that most strongly guide your decision making, refine them, and apply them to your personal and professional life.

Access Code: spc
Step 2
Step 3
BUILDING A PERSONAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS
BUILDING A PERSONAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS – Once you’ve completed the assessment and Core Values course, you’re ready for Building a Personal Board of Directors. This step-by-step playbook will help you create and manage a trusted team that will provide advice and connections to help you launch and lead a successful career.
Step 3
Step 4
INTERNSHIP INTELLIGENCE
Start by downloading and reviewing the Internship Intelligence Guide. Then visit CareerShift for internship opportunities (use access code: compass521) and visit ParkerDewey for micro-internships/paid projects.
Step 4

Contact Us

6900 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 200 Bethesda, MD 20815

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