Workshop Descriptions

Outstanding Accomplishments: Preparing Your Resume for the Career Fair

Date: Monday, 02/3/14 - 12 to 1 p.m.
Location: Student Services Center Room (SSC), Room 2201

A resume is one of the most important documents in any job seeker's toolbox. Attend this workshop to discover tips on what should be included on your resume as you prepare to meet employers and apply for open positions.

*Mission Possible (Part I): Successful Job Application and Interview Strategies

Date: Tuesday, 02/04/14 - 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Location: Student Resource Center (SRC) Room 2000
* It is recommended, but not required, that participants attend both Part I and Part II of this session. Please register for both sessions separately.

Listen to a panel of employers describe what happens to your resume at the time of application, what they are looking for in candidates, ways to secure an interview and tips and strategies for interviewing success. 

*Mission Accomplished (Part II): Mock Interview Practice for a Successful Job Search

Date: Tuesday, 02/04/14 - 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. (immediately following Mission Possible workshop)
Location: Student Resource Center (SRC) Room 2000
* It is recommended, but not required, that participants attend both Part I and Part II of this session. Please register for both sessions separately.

Brush up on your interviewing skills by sitting with one of ten hiring managers for a mock interview. Candidates will receive feedback from the hiring manager on all aspects of the interview 

Link Your Way from College to Career: Tweaking Your LinkedIn Profile for the Career Fair

Date: Wednesday, 02/05/14 - 12 to 1 p.m.
Location: Student Service Center (SSC), Room  2200

Learn techniques to set up your LinkedIn profile for success in your search for the right career. Come "dressed for success" and we will take a high-quality photo that can be used for your LinkedIn profile picture. 

Navigating the Career Fair

Date: Thursday, 02/06/14 - 12 to 1 p.m.
Location: Student Service Center (SSC), Room 2200

Several topics will be covered in this workshop to assist you in a successful Career Fair. Some topics include effective networking strategies, how to "dress for success," employer and job seeker expectations and how to prepare.

 

Contact Information


Career Services
Student Services Center (SSC) Room 3258, (630) 942-2230

Hours:
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Career FairRegistration

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