The Career Services Center provides numerous workshops for you learn about or improve your skills on career-related topics. Don't forget to check out Programs and Events to see when these workshops take place.
Gain tips on developing an appealing, results-oriented outline of your education, related experience, activities and work history. A well-developed resume grabs an employer's interest and invites further questions, resulting in an interview!
Professional Employment Portfolio
Portfolios aren’t just for art and design majors! Stand out from the crowd by using a portfolio to demonstrate your skills during an interview. Attend this presentation to learn the value of using a portfolio in your job search, how to select items that could be placed in one, how to format your traditional or electronic portfolio, and how to effectively present and use a portfolio during an interview.
Job Search Workshop
Learn how a combination of self-assessment, research and utilization of all contacts, information resources and services available can result in a successful job search. Candidates who have done their homework are better able to discuss how their experience and qualifications match up with the company’s needs and how they can make an immediate contribution to the organization.
Discover the keys to a successful interview, whether for an internship or job. Learn how to prepare for an interview, ask and answer questions, manage appearance and body language, effectively sell yourself and gain the confidence needed to demonstrate ambition, motivation and most importantly, that you possess the skills the employer is looking for!
Professionalism in Appearance and Action
Learn how to present yourself in any professional situation, including how to make a positive first impression, how to handle greetings and introductions, how to build a professional wardrobe, and the importance of business etiquette.