Powering Central Ohio Student + Employer Connections



With a 3.4% unemployment rate, 100,000+ local employers and over 20,000 annual graduates from more than 50 colleges and universities, Central Ohio is a unique job market with unique problems in need of a unique solution. GradLeaders is that solution. GradLeaders is partnering with local schools to help local employers find and hire right-fit students in Central Ohio.




Create more meaningful connections between your students + employers.




Free resource to explore career pathways and help you find your dream job.




Simple tool to expand your funnel and help you recruit more right-fit students.



Automated, Data-Driven, Assessment-Based Matching of Right-Fit Students to Best-Fit Jobs:


  1. STUDENTS REGISTER… via a desktop or mobile device to answer a few basic job-seeker profile questions including contact info, school name, graduation date and major then follow our proprietary LAUNCH process to find their dream job.



  1. EMPLOYERS FIND... right-fit students by posting opportunities and employment branding then connect with interested students who match their unique hiring criteria such as education, skills, career preferences, profile demographics and more!


  1. GRADLEADERS CONNECTS… GradLeaders’ proprietary processes and technology provides matches of right-fit students to best-fit jobs and creates more meaningful connections for both students and employers.



GradLeaders Provides Students and Employers a Better Way to Connect.



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We partner with schools to not only provide additional career services tools but also to act as an extension of your employer relations team to help you create more meaningful connections between your students + employers.



"We attribute our success with top-tier companies like Amazon to GradLeaders' platform; it has raised our profile with companies via the student-recruiter interactions facilitated online."

Tom Kozicki, Executive Director, UC Irvine




A Better Way for Students to LAUNCH Their Careers.

Understand your strengths, find a career that you’ll love, and live a happier life knowing that you’re in a job that matches your unique skills and personal values. With GradLeaders, you will:

  • Learn about yourself and discover the right career path for you
  • Put yourself in front of top employers proactively searching for students like you
  • Utilize a single platform with all the tools you need



A Better Way for Employers to REACH More Right-Fit Students for Your Next Hire.

Source, recruit and hire more right-fit student talent for your unique job openings. With GradLeaders, you will:

  • Expand your reach with instant access to 10,000+ job-seeking students in Central Ohio
  • Find specific students faster including hard-to-find diversity talent
  • Save time by decreasing cost per hire while improving overall quality of hire



Stop wasting your valuable time performing repetitive campus recruitment and career services processes. Start spending more time doing what you love about your job with GradLeaders!

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Our Central Ohio School Partners




"We find that GradLeaders helps us recruit at non-core schools so we can proactively search for students and connect. Through GradLeaders Recruiting, we’re able to find highly-qualified students who we haven’t had the chance to meet on campus and who aren’t aware of all of the different opportunities we have to offer!"

Katie Goldich, JPMorgan Chase, Vice President, Head of US Wealth Management Campus Recruiting



Our Central Ohio Employer Partners





"GradLeaders team members have been supportive, quick-to-respond, and overall great partners."

—Ryan Brechbill, Otterbein University, Executive Director - Center for Career & Professional Development



Join Our Next Central Ohio Connections Roundtable Discussion

Over the past year, GradLeaders has partnered with innovative career centers and leading employers to develop advanced technologies and proprietary processes that create more meaningful connections between students and employers. If you’re looking for a better way to connect students to right-fit jobs, or wish there was a better way to reach and hire right-fit students, then this Central Ohio Connections Roundtable Discussion is for you! Join us and other local campus recruitment and career services thought leaders for a 1-hour meeting to discuss potential solutions to this problem. 


Interested in attending our next Central Ohio Connections Roundtable Discussion? Join the waitlist! Fill out the form below to learn more about how you can become a Partner in Innovation:





"The GradLeaders Connections conference is always loaded with tremendous content and invaluable networking opportunities."

—Jeff Rice, The Ohio State University, Executive Director, Office of Career Management




About GradLeaders

GradLeaders powers student and employer connections. Our robust campus recruitment and career service software platforms work together to serve 3 separate audiences – students, schools and employers – with 1 common goal to effectively match right-fit talent with best-fit jobs. Combined over the last 30+ years, we have helped connect over 26,500,000 graduating students from more than 1,000 career centers to their dream jobs at more than 100,000 companies around the world. Our exclusive partnerships, extensive network, and industry-leading software solutions make us the #1 choice of schools seeking to increase employment outcomes and companies seeking right-fit student talent to join their team.



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