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Past Career Prep Workshops: Fall 2018 Schedule

Date Time Location Topic/Description
September 7, 2018 9:30 - 10:20 AM HH 322 Documents: Introduction to resumes, cover letters and reference sheet.
12:00 - 12:50 PM     HH 370 Dress/Etiquette: Proper business etiquette/dress can help people land jobs, get promotions and establish excellent relationships with others.
September 14, 2018   9:30 - 10:20 AM HH 322 Networking: Learn how to effectively communicate with colleagues and prospective employers.
12:00 - 12:50 PM HH 370 Interviewing: Learn the ins and outs of navigating the job interview process and successfully articulating your value to employers.
September 28, 2018 9:30 - 10:20 AM HH 322 Grad Panel: Meet the HSB Graduate Program directors and find out admission requirements, placement, fellowship and assistantship opportunities. Sponsored by the MBA Association.
12:00 - 12:50 PM HH 370 Resume Edits: Bring a hard copy of your resume to review.
October 5, 2018 9:30 - 10:20 AM HH 322

Job/Internship Search Strategies: Learn about AGGIE Handshake and other tools and strategies that can help you find the job or internship that is right for you.

12:00 - 12:50 PM HH 370 Grad Prep: Get useful tips on preparing for graduate schools.
October 12, 2018 9:30 - 10:20 AM HH 322 Career Fair Prep: Get useful tips on how to make the most from your participation at the Career Fair.
12:00 - 12:50 PM HH 370 Speed Networking: Opportunity to spend 2-3 minutes polishing your elevator pitch with multiple grad student/employer representatives.
October 26, 2018 9:30 - 10:30 AM HH 322 Job Offer Negotiations: Do you know how to negotiate a job offer? Learn tips and strategies and gain confidence in your ability to get the best job offer possible.
12:00 - 12:50 PM HH 370 Online Presence/Linkedin: Learning about techniques that will make your online profiles stand out to potential employers.
November 9, 2018 9:30 - 10:20 AM HH 322 Mock Interviews: Practice and hone in on your interviewing skills.
12:00 - 12:50 PM                                            

HH 370, HH 360, HH 280

Tech Resources I: A chance to learn about the different technological resources you have available while in school and in the career field. Dr. Hawley will present on the topics of Tech Strategy as well as Tech Security; how to use them, the importance of them, and how to get the most out of them.
November 16, 2018 9:30 - 10:20 AM HH 322 Tailoring Resumes: Learn how to enhance your resume for a specific job or internship.
12:00 - 12:50 PM HH 370 Tech Resources II: A more in-depth look at the different tech resources available and how to utilize them in your work and education.