1. What is the time commitment? The time commitment for each connection varies. RUSM Connect is designed to provide you with a database of RUSM alumni that you can engage and connect with. Once you have established expectations with the alum, your relationship may last long-term or you may have just have one impactful conversation.
2. What if I have a troubling conversation or encounter an issue? You can reach out to [email protected] and the Office of Alumni Relations will follow up with you for additional details.
3. What do I talk about with my RUSM Connect? Start by sharing your goals and your interest in learning from your Connect and be specific in the type of advice or guidance you are looking for. RUSM Connect profiles vary in specialties, careers, locations, and so much more. Utilize the filters within the search bar to find Alumni that will be the best fit for your needs. Remember, to always keep your conversation professional and appropriate.
4. What if the Alum cannot answer my question or help in the way I need? Alumni are not expected to have all the answers or be the experts. The Office of Career Attainment is a valuable resource to assist students in their career and professional development. Please visit the Office of Career Attainment for advising and further guidance.