Workshops

ECS offers a variety of workshops and question & answer style events to build your job search skills.  For Fall 2020, 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

August 24-August 28 Kickoff the Job Search Week 1
August 31-September 4 Get Resume Ready Week 2
September 7-September 11 Prep for Expo Week 3
September 14-September 18 Connect with Employers During Career Week Week 4
September 21-September 25 Interview Successfully Week 5
September 28-October 2 Take Interviews to the Next Level Week 6
October 5-October 9 Personalize the Job Search Coming soon!
October 12-October 16 Build Professional Networks Coming soon!
October 19-October 23 Showcase Top Skills Employers Want Coming soon!
October 26-October 30 Evaluate Job Offers Coming soon!
November 2-November 6 Take the Job Search Global Coming soon!
November 9-November 13 Make the Most of Work Experience Coming soon!
November 16-November 20 Utilize Creative Job Search Strategies Coming soon!
November 23-November 27 Boost Mental Wellness Coming soon!

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.