Workshops

ECS offers a variety of workshops and question & answer style events to build your job search skills. 

For Autumn 2021, we will be focusing on a topic each week and conducting a deep dive featuring focused Q&A sessions, blog topics, special resources, and much more in order to deepen your knowledge on job search related subject matter.    

Dates

Theme

Weekly Overview 

*Link added prior to each week

August 23 - August 27 Kick Off The Job Search Week 1
August 30 - September 3 Handshake Week 2
September 6 - September 10 Get Resume Ready Week 3
September 13 - September 17 Prep for EXPO Week 4
September 20 - September 24 Connect with Employers during Career Week! Week 5
September 27 - October 1 Interview Successfully Week 6
October 4 - October 8 Take Interviews to the Next Level Week 7
October 11 - October 15 Personalize the Job Search Week 8
October 18 - October 22 Build Professional Networks Week 9
October 25 - October 29 Showcase Top Skills Employers Want Week 10
November 1 - November 5 Evaluate Job Offers Week 11
November 8 - November 12 Take the Job Search Global Week 12
November 15 - November 19 Creative Job Search Strategies Week 13
November 22 - November 26 Reminder to Report Jobs Week 14
November 29 - December 3 Make the Most of Work Experience Week 15
December 6 - December 10 Boost Mental Wellness Week 16

Topics

These vary annually, but past subject matter has included:

  • Career Fair Success
  • Case Interviewing
  • Dressing for Job Search Success
  • Employment Options for the International Student
  • Interview Strategies
  • Job Search Strategies
  • Life in Industry for a New PhD
  • Professionalism in the Workplace
  • Struggling Student to Savvy Investor
  • Using LinkedIn for Your Job Search
  • What Employers Want You to Know
  • You’ve Got a Next Day Interview…Now What?

Upcoming Events

For specific event dates and times, log in to your Handshake account and look under Events► Workshops.  Select "ECS" as the career center to narrow results.  

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Look here for all upcoming events.