Workshops

Fall 2017 Career Development Workshop Calendar

Small group workshops will be held in CEHS Career Services, located within the Student Success Center of University Hall, Suite 3119 (unless otherwise indicated).

Registration: Walk-ins are accepted as long as space is available. Don’t risk missing out – register ahead of time.

Click Here to Register

Resume Writing

Your resume is the first impression a potential employer will have of you. Learn how to make your resume stand out! Our workshop will teach you how to write and format your resume, tailoring it to fit the internship or job you are applying for. This workshop is helpful whether you are looking to write your first resume or want to improve your existing one.

Wednesday September 13 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday September 27 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Monday October 2 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Thursday October 12 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tuesday October 24 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Wednesday November 1 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Monday November 6 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Thursday November 16 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Tuesday November  28 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Thursday December 7 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Wednesday December 13 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Interviewing Skills

Whether you are new to the interview process or just want to brush up on your skills, this workshop is for you! We will discuss how to prepare for an interview and what to expect once you are there. We also cover some of the most commonly asked interview questions, and participants will learn how to respond to behavioral interview questions using the STAR technique.

Wednesday September 20 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Wednesday October 4 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Monday October 16 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Thursday November 2 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Monday November 20 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Tuesday December 5 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Job Search Strategies

Learn the key steps in the job search process! Discover the importance of a job search plan, essential tools and strategies, and how to make the process more positive and manageable.

Wednesday October 18 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Tuesday November 14 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

 

Using LinkedIn & Social Media to Connect with the World

CEHS Career Services and the ADP Center of Learning Technologies have teamed up to help you sort the digital good from the virtual bad. Come discover the power of LinkedIn, the essential tool in your professional toolbox. Learn how to create your profile step-by-step, effective online network and job search strategies, and how to start making your social media presence work for you.

Thursday October 5 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Wednesday November 8 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Due to high demand, our workshop will be held in ADP Center UN 1145
Complimentary headshots offered to all who attend!


Professionalism

This workshop will inform students about what it means to look and act like a professional. The workshop will cover professional wardrobe, writing, and social media presence in addition to providing some tips about best practices and tricks to being professional.

Thursday September 21 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Wednesday October 11 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Wednesday December 6 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

 


Wellness & Self-Care

This workshop will seek to help students understand components of their wellness and implement self-care strategies to maintain their wellness and balance the many responsibilities and priorities in their lives.

Thursday September 28 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Wednesday October 25 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Thursday November 30 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Workshops are open to all majors within the College of Education and Human Services.

Workshop schedule may change depending upon room availability and student interest. Workshops are added throughout the semester if needed. Check the registration link above for added workshops.

Click Here to Register