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Engineering Center (EC) 2300

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10555 W. Flagler Street
Miami, FL 33174 United States

Upcoming Events

January 2017

Networking/Interviewing Skills

January 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Networking Skills

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. Understand the goals and importance of an interview. Learn effective tools in preparation for the interview process, the appropriate communication skills, behavior, and dress code for an interview, as well as what to do after an interview.  

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February 2017

EC Career Boot Camp

February 2 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
EC Boot Camp

The Career Boot Camp is designed to prepare students and alumni in gearing up for the Career Fairs. This event provides an opportunity to participate in workshops presented by several employers and staff all in one day! Seating is limited – Students and alumni wishing to attend Career Boot Camp need to register* to save their seats. Also, professional attire, copies of your resumes, and notepads are highly encouraged! * Visit go.fiu.edu/2017 to save your seat! 

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Prepare for the Fair

February 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Prepare for the Fair

Learn how to navigate the ins and out of attending a career fair as a student. Learn how to best prepare for a career fair, identify communication strategies for use before, during and after the career fair, and lastly how to successfully network with employers and stand out positively from the crowd. Don’t forget to save the dates for our other workshops to help you prepare for the fair!

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Salary Negotiation

February 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Salary Negotiation

This workshop provides students with the necessary skills to negotiate, research the market, and position themselves in the current job market.

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Internship Search Skills

February 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Internship Search Skills

Searching for an internship isn’t always easy. Attend this workshop to learn about tools and strategies to assist with your search. We will review resources for finding internships (e.g. Panther JOBLink and LinkedIn) 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.

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March 2017

Resume/Cover Letter Writing

March 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Resume Writing

Your resume and cover letter 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 and cover letter.

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Interviewing Skills/Elevator Pitch

March 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Interviewing Skills

Understand the goals and importance of an interview. Learn effective tools in preparation for the interview process, the appropriate communication skills, behavior, and dress code for an interview, as well as what to do after an interview. If you’re looking for a job, internship, or attending a networking event, one of the first tasks on your to-do list should be crafting an ideal elevator pitch. This 30-60 second speech about yourself and your goals will be one of the first…

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April 2017

Salary Negotiation

April 6 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Salary Negotiation

This workshop provides students with the necessary skills to negotiate, research the market, and position themselves in the current job market.

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Job Search Strategies

April 11 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Networking Skills

Searching for an internship or a job 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 jobs (e.g. Panther JOBLink, 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.

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