Sample Three Day Job Shadow Schedule

DAY 1     

9-10 a.m.   Introductions
10-11 a.m. Virtual tour of workplace (if possible)
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Shadow host, learn about typical job 
12:30-1:30 p.m. Virtual lunch with host and other colleagues
1:30-3:30 p.m. Observe client meeting
3:30-4:30 p.m. Shadow other alumnus or colleague at the organization
4:30-5 p.m.  Wrap-up with host, time for Q&A

 

DAY 2 

9- 9:30 a.m.  Start the day, debrief from previous day
9:30-11:30 a.m. Shadow entry-level positions
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.   Meet with HR rep to learn about internship opportunities
12:30-2 p.m.   Virtual lunch with host and their team
2-3:30 p.m. Observe client meeting
3:30-4:30 p.m.  Talk with host and learn about host's career path
4:30-5 p.m.   Wrap-up with host, time for Q&A

   

DAY 3  

9-9:30 a.m. Start the day, debrief from previous day
9:30-10:30 a.m. Informational interview with host or colleague in interest area
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  Project work
12:30-1:30 p.m.  Lunch
1:30-2:30 p.m. Informational interview with colleague in interest area
2:30-4 p.m.  Project work
4-5 p.m.   Wrap-up with host and project feedback

For any additional information regarding the virtual Job Shadow experience, please contact Alex Bygrave, Post-Baccalaureate Associate at bygravea@dickinson.edu or (717) 516-1497.