Joseph Fox

Career Coach

Joseph Fox

Joe grew up in West Michigan, hailing from the town of Greenville. After graduating from Michigan State University with a degree in History in 2012, he spent 7 years coaching college basketball, both men’s and women’s, at various levels in Michigan. During that time, working with student-athletes off the court helped foster his interest in higher education and student affairs. This led to him attend Grand Valley State University to study in the College Student Affairs Leadership program, from which he graduated in 2019. Joe is currently serving as the Interim Career Coach and has worked at the Advantage Center in a variety of roles since May 2018. This includes time spent as a Graduate Intern, working with the Study Away Office, and leading the Spring 2019 Digital Badge Program. Joe also works with students on resume and cover letter development and revisions. Outside of work and athletics, Joe is an avid movie watcher and enjoys taking his dog Bo for walks with his wife Meghan, who is an Assistant Professor of Athletic Training at Grand Valley State University.

All Posts

Video Game Industry Careers: An Inside Look at Gaming Jobs & How You Can Land One

In the last year and a half of the pandemic, video games have come to serve as a release valve for the cooped-up populace, enabling players to vicariously experience things they no longer could in the real world. “I thought …

By Kindra Cooper - Springboard
Springboard
Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
Read more »

How to Ace ‘Guesstimate’ Interview Questions

Guesstimates such as How many ping-pong balls fit in a 747? are among the most unnerving interview questions you can receive. They can seem so off the wall that they can shake up even the most calm, collected candidate. In …

By Vault Careers - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
Read more »

Putting Your Picture on a Resume Could Hurt Your Chances of Getting the Job—Here’s Why

You’re all set to refresh your resume (or write a brand new one) as you kick off your job search. As you click around the web searching for a great new resume template, you start noticing that some of them …

By Stav Ziv - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
Read more »

4 Ways to Make An ATS-Compatible Resume

The most disappointing part of any job hunt is not hearing back from the company you applied to. You might think this happened because the recruiter didn’t like you. But it is far more likely that they didn’t even get …

By Fatemah Mirza
Fatemah Mirza
Read more »