Build a Professional Network
You may have heard the saying, “It’s not what you know. It’s who you know.” Well, we firmly believe it takes both. What you are learning is so important to your future success. And a professional network can be just what you need to get that one opportunity that sets you on a path to your dream career.
BroncoLink Mentoring Program
Join an active group of alumni and associates who, through their professional and life experiences, are always willing to offer advice, support, encouragement, and connections to current students.
Venture College is a Boise State resource hub for all students and faculty to learn skills that help them become entrepreneurial and innovative thinkers. Launch business ideas through the Incubator program. Participate in competitions and workshops that build skills and knowledge. Work on short term projects with local startups and small businesses.
This program pairs you with professional work experience and a mentor in a field you’re interested in. You’ll meet new people, experience the culture and daily operations of your Work U employer, and build a network that could definitely propel you into your future career.
Whether by connecting you with research opportunities, introducing you to professionals in their field or providing you with recommendations to potential employers or graduate schools, your professors and instructors are a great starting place for networking. Get to know them. They want to help you.