Careers

Briggs Connect

The LBC Engagement Office is proud to announce the launch of Briggs Connect: a networking and mentoring hub within the MSU Connect platform. We are excited about this opportunity for our students, alumni, faculty, and staff to connect through mentorship and career discussions. We look forward to supporting the ongoing successes of the Briggs community in the coming years.

Directions to join Briggs Connect

  1. Visit https://msuconnect.msu.edu/hub/BriggsConnect/
  2. Hit the “Join Briggs Connect” button
  3. Log in or sign up. (Signing up involves making a profile or linking to LinkedIn)
  4. Then select “Briggs Connect” from the menu of hubs that is presented to you.
  5. Answer a few quick questions about yourself, and you’ll be on your way!

If you’re logged in to MSU Connect and need to find Briggs Connect

  1. This section assumes you are logged in to MSU Connect or another hub.
  2. Click on the white Spartan helmet in the upper left-hand corner of the screen.
  3. From the pull-down menu select “Browse Hubs”
  4. Find Briggs Connect on the following page.
  5. Answer a few quick questions about yourself, and you’ll be on your way!

Career Consultant

Krysta Coleman is the Lyman Briggs College Career Consultant. She works closely with members of the college and the Career Services Network to ensure that Briggs students are ready to tackle whatever comes next for them after graduation.

Services offered include:

  • career exploration

  • resume review

  • cover letter review

  • interview prep

  • mock interviews

  • developing a professional online presence

  • exploring career development resources

  • graduate school preparation

  • personal statement review

Krysta Coleman, LBC Career Consultant

Schedule a Virtual Appointment with Krysta on Handshake

Much like the instructors who have committed to alternate modes of instruction, and the administrators who are consistently working to make our community safer, the Career Services Network is committed to helping all Spartans continue to pursue their professional goals. Career advising appointments are being made available exclusively via a virtual format through the end of the Spring 2020 semester. Follow the steps below to book yours now.

1. Login to your Handshake account.

2. Click on Career Center, then click on Appointments and select Schedule a New Appointment

3. Select Lyman Briggs College and then choose Lyman Briggs-Krysta

4. Select your Preferred Date/Time for your appointment

5. Select an Appointment Medium (Phone or Zoom), let us know what we can help you with, select a Meeting Topic and enter your Phone Number.

Questions? Contact Krysta directly at colem371@msu.edu.

 

The MSU Career Services Network

The MSU Career Services Network offers resources and consultations to shore up your resumes and cover letters, search for internships, and more.

Visit the Career Services Network website.