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Setting the Course for Early Career Success
October 12, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm$100
CREATE A STRATEGIC PLAN TO START YOUR CAREER!
This dynamic and interactive 2-hour workshop is a confidence and skill-building experience for young adults ages 22 – 28 to craft a strategic and successful entry into the workforce on the path to their goals. Recent graduates and individuals with additional clarity about what they are looking for are welcome. Questions get asked and answered, individual circumstances can be addressed, and participants can share ideas and techniques!
This workshop covers:
Volunteering and Internship opportunities add ons to build subject area credibility and networks
Resume and cover letter writing guidelines and tips
LinkedIn profiles reviews and other uses of social media for networking
Other successful networking strategies, including tips for “Introverts”
How to create opportunities through “informational Interviewing”
Interviewing techniques and tips
Negotiation strategies for accepting a job offer
Skills for declining a job offer that keeps future options open
This workshop is intended for young adults and recent graduates who are establishing their professional goals and new to their professional field.
During the workshop, the presenter shares trends in the current workforce and teaches young adults best practices for job searching which are great for keeping them motivated while starting their career on the right track.