Tag: Careers

How Critical Thinking Affects Your Job Search

There are 8 specific skills that all employers want to see within their future hires and “Critical Thinking/Problem Solving” is one of the top skills on the list. Come out to learn more about how to consciously implement critical thinking into what you do and how to showcase that to employers.Internship Search Skills

Mentors,Coaches, Sponsors: How to Find & Keep Them

What does it mean to have a mentor and how do you find one? What does it mean to have a coach and how do you find one? And what does it mean to have a sponsor and how do you find one? These are the questions we will discuss in this workshop and how each of these type of people in your life can positively influence the trajectory of your career.

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What Employers Want

Are you Career Ready? Join us to learn what Career Readiness Skills employers seek in college graduates. Participants will identify how their experience relates to each area as well as how to clearly articulate these skills in a professional setting. (Career Readiness defined by the National Association of Colleges and Employers, NACE)

Interviewing Skills

Internship Search Strategies

Searching for an internship is a job in itself. Attend this workshop to learn about tools and strategies to assist with your search. We will review resources for finding internships (e.g. Handshake, LinkedIn, The Muse) and networking (e.g. student organizations, classmates, professional associations, LinkedIn company pages, on campus events), and will encourage you to create an action plan for your search.

Job Search Strategies

Whats your Leadership Style?

There are 8 specific skills that all employers want to see within their future hires and “Leadership” is one of the top skills on the list. We all define as ourselves as leader, but what are the qualities that truly make a leader and how do you as an individual exemplify and display these qualities in action and word? Come out to learn more about what type of leader you are and how to showcase that to employers.

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Mentor Monday: Networking, Resumes & Mock Interviews

Learn how and why networking is vital to your career, and how you can network your way into a job by knowing your audience and perfecting your own networking skills.Your resume may be your only chance to get an employer’s attention, so you have to get it right the first time. Learn about appearance, style, and formats in writing a resume letter.

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