There are a few pockets of occupations in demand these days. Most are centered in the areas of health care, including bioscience and technology. Do you have skills in these areas? Can you speak to how students can enter these prosperous fields?
If so, you can turn this knowledge into a seminar or career day presentation to help students understand opportunities in these areas.
What if your area of expertise is not in one of these hot areas? Dr. Uma Gupta has the best advice. Regardless of the ‘hot’ factor of your knowledge area, she says,
Follow your passion. Money will follow. Don’t ask, “Will I find a job?”
What’s your passion? Are you following it?