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Events and Workshops
Spring 2020 Career Services Workshops & Events
- All workshops meet GJP requirements and will last about 1 hour
Wednesday, January 22nd at 3:00 pm, Room AD-123
Thursday, January 23rd at 2:30 pm, Room AD-123
Design an effective résumé. There is always room for improvement! Learn tips and tricks.
Wednesday, January 29th at 3:00 pm, Room AD-123
Thursday, January 30th at 2:30 pm, Room AD-123
By learning the benefits, importance and how to network you can shake the nerves and get results. Learn strategies on asking questions, communicating your strengths and breaking into a conversation. Understand how to leverage communication with contacts both in-person and through LinkedIn
How to Dress for Success + Interview tips
Wednesday, February 5th at 3:00 pm, Room AD-123
Thursday, February 6th at 2:30 pm, Room AD-123
Successful interviewing is essential for you to lock in an offer. Learn tips and strategies for effective interviewing, followed by practice. Interview dress and professional dress will be discussed.
Tuesday, February 11th throughout the day by appointment in the study rooms
Practice successful interviewing with employers in fields related to your own. Feedback will be given.
Spring Career Fair
Thursday, March 5th from 12-2:00 pm in the Alfond Athletic Center (Field House)
Select employers and organizations offering career and internship information will be available to talk with students about their opportunities and application process. Bring your résumé and dress for success!
Wednesday, March 11th at 3:00 pm, Room AD-123
Thursday, March 12th at 2:30 pm, Room AD-123
How do you find a great Internship? Find out when to start planning, what resources are available to you, and an overview of the process to ensure you receive academic credit.
Internships & Job Search Strategies
Wednesday, March 18th at 3:00 pm, Room AD-123
Thursday, March 19th at 2:30 pm, Room AD-123
Align your skills, interests and experience with an internship or job. Look in the right places for the right opportunity, saving you time and effort. Understand the importance of networking in the internship/job search process. Timing is everything, start and be ready when the opportunity presents itself.
Set-up and Build Your LinkedIn Profile
Wednesday, April 1st at 3:00 pm, Room AD-123
LinkedIn has become the largest social media platform created specifically for professionals to connect on the web. Bring your résumé! AL-116 computers are available or if you prefer, bring a laptop.
Cover Letter Writing
Wednesday, April 8th at 3:00 pm, Room AD-123
Thursday, April 9th at 2:30 pm, Room AD-123
A great cover letter has the power to move you to the top of an applicant list, even if your résumé isn’t a perfect fit. It is also one of the trickiest to do well. Learn what makes an excellent cover letter.
Wednesday, April 15th at 3:00 pm, Room AD-123
Thursday, April 16th at 2:30 pm, Room AD-123
Okay, the employer is interested, now how do you get the offer with the salary and benefits you want? This workshop will address that question and more. How do I decide between several job offers? How much time do I have to decide? When do I talk money? Attend this workshop and start on the path to professional and financial success!
May: We know you will be busy, so stop by when you can!
Don’t forget to log on to Terrier Connect (AKA Purple Briefcase) to view job and internship postings.
There are still remote workshops accessible through the links in the righthand column on this page.
If you need individual help, please see us in the Career Development and Professional Services office in the Ayotte Building. Remember, our services are life-long to our students and alumni!
Professional and Career Development Office Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Walk-ins welcome or contact us for an appointment.
Corey and Wendi’s Drop-in Hours:
M-F 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Mondays-Thursdays 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.