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Workshops and Events

Registration for all workshops is through Engage. Once you login into Engage, search for CEHS Student Success Center and click “Join.” Once you join, you can search for all events and register for workshops. Questions? Email cehscareer@montclair.edu.

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.

Thursday September 16, 2021 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Monday September 27, 2021 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Thursday October 7, 2021 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Tuesday October 12, 2021 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Monday October 18, 2021 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Wednesday October 27, 2021 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Thursday November 4, 2021 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Wednesday November 10, 2021 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Monday November 22, 2021 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Wednesday December 1, 2021 11:00 AM – 12:00 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.

Thursday September 23, 2021 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Thursday October 21, 2021 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tuesday November 16, 2021 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Thursday December 9, 2021 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

 

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 positive and manageable.

Tuesday October 26, 2021 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Wednesday November 17, 2021 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

 

The Ins and Outs of LinkedIn

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.

Workshop dates coming soon!

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 October 28, 2021 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Tuesday November 30, 2021 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

 

Time Management

This workshop will seek to help students understand components of how they spend their time as well as learn strategies to help balance the many responsibilities and priorities in their lives.

Thursday October 14, 2021 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Tuesday November 9, 2021 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

 

Workshops are open to all majors within the College of Education and Human Services and University College students. Contact cehscareer@montclair.edu with any questions.

Other Career Events

Career Fairs

Log into Hire A Red Hawk to learn about upcoming career fairs and to register.

Educators’ Exchange

The Educators’ Exchange is a professional development opportunity for graduating student teachers and alumni to meet and network with K-12 educators from various local schools, districts, and other education organizations. The event begins with a professional development seminar and is then followed by a career fair where students and alumni can speak with potential employers. The date of the Educators’ Exchange is TBD. Further details will be available in the spring of 2022.

Ed Exchange Prep Workshop

To assist student teachers and alumni in their preparation for the Educators’ Exchange, at this workshop Career Services will provide an overview of the event, including which employers will be present and recommendations on what to wear, what to bring, etc. The program culminates in an alumni panel of recent graduates who found a job through the Ed Exchange and who will offer strategies for how to prepare for the event. Date of 2022 workshop is TBD.