Donnie MineoTitle: Career Guidance Specialist
Department: Career Center
Division: Div of Transfer, Career and Special Prog
Organization: Saddleback College
Office: SSC 140F
Alt Phone: (949) 582-4965
Don Mineo is a long time resident South Orange County and is a graduate from Dana Hills High School. Don graduated Saddleback College with a AA in Journalism and Liberal Arts, then transfered to UCSC to major in Community Studies. After returning to Southern California, Don finished a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Cal. State Fullerton and worked parttime in the Matriculation Department at Saddleback College. In 2002, Don graduated with Masters degree in Career Counseling at Chapman University, Orange, California. Don enjoys traveling, technology, the beach and working to make the environment (including work environments) a better place for future generations. Don serves on many different college, district and state committees. Don has specialities in career, leadership, technology and how it effects student learning and retention.
Check out these fun videos and website that might you get some career direction:
Why you need a plan? Your Four Year Plan from PAR - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZIRdST_Dc0M
Great Ideas, not 100% accurate, at College Uncomplicated - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yma0Zks2-Ow
New Success in the Economy (and schools) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AcNSpKX8kVs
(some of the comments say it's not 100% accurate but what is??)
Email me comments and/or questions at DMineo@saddleback.edu - Students enrolled in my class, when I am assigned a teaching assignment, will receive an email address for weekends and holidays.
The department I work under is Career Guidance, not career center.