HELPING YOU BUILD YOUR COMPETITIVE EDGE
The following activities are provided by the Career Services Center (CSC) to assist Lehman students and alumni with their career development and job search so they can successfully meet the challenges of the current global job market.
Sign up in advance at https://lehman-cuny-csm.symplicity.com/
** All workshops in Shuster Hall Room 231
DRESS FOR SUCCESS - BUILDING A PROFESSIONAL IMAGE
This workshop offers you sound advice and simple steps you can take to immediately transform your professional image on any budget. Understand the difference between appropriate and inappropriate attire, and how having a professional appearance can boost your chance for workplace success.
Mon., Oct. 19, 3:30pm-4:30pm
Tues., Dec. 1, 5:00pm-4:30pm
An elevator pitch (or elevator speech) is a short summary used to quickly and simply define you and your promise
of value to an organization/profession. Come prepared to write your own elevator pitch and role-play with peers
Wed., Oct. 28, 5:00pm-6:30pm
Thurs., Nov. 19, 11:00am-12:30pm
STEPS TO PREPARING FOR THE INTERVIEW - Step 1
Develop an understanding of the interview process,
the importance of professional attire, and follow-up guidelines.
Fri., Oct. 30, 2:00pm-3:00pm
Mon., Nov. 9, 2:00pm-3:00pm
Wed., Dec. 2, 3:30pm-4:30pm
ACE YOUR NEXT INTERVIEW: LEARN HOW TO ANSWER TRADITIONAL AND BEHAVIORAL QUESTIONS - Step 2
This is an interactive workshop. You will become familiar with typical interview questions that employers may use in an interview, strategies for responding, and an opportunity to practice.
Fri., Oct. 30, 3:00pm-4:30pm
Mon, Nov. 9, 3:00pm-4:30pm
Wed., Dec. 2, 4:30pm-6:00pm
MOCK INTERVIEW CLINIC - Step 3
Prerequisite: Steps to Preparing for the Interview AND Ace Your Next Interview
In this practice session you will be interviewed by a professional to help you develop your communication, interpersonal skills, and confidence in an interview.
Dress professionally as if you were in an actual interview.
Wed., Oct. 21, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Tues., Nov. 17, 5:00pm-6:30pm
Wed., Dec. 9, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Develop key strategies you should apply when attempting to negotiate your best job offer.
Mon., Nov. 16, 3:30pm-4:30pm
MAKE YOUR RESUME POP!
Develop practical skills and learn how to write an effective professional resume that will help you stand out during your job search.
Thurs., Oct. 22, 2:00pm-3:00pm
Tues., Nov. 3, 5:00pm-6:00pm
Wed., Nov. 18, 3:30pm-4:30pm
Fri., Dec. 4, 2:00pm-3:00pm
THE COVER LETTER – WHY DO YOU NEED ONE?
This is an interactive workshop in which you will have the opportunity to outline your targeted cover letter. This workshop will furnish you with the knowledge and skills required to craft an effective cover letter which highlights your qualifications for that position. You are required to bring a job description of a position for which you are interested in applying.
Thurs., Oct. 22, 3:00pm-4:30pm
Fri., Nov. 6, 2:00pm-3:30pm
Wed., Nov. 18, 4:30pm-6:00pm
Mon., Dec. 7, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Learn tips to master the art of networking. Start making contacts and tap into the knowledge and experience of people that will help you reach your goals.
Mon., Nov. 23, 3:30pm-5:00pm
INTERNSHIP 101 (NEW)
High grades are not enough! Employers look for candidates who have had experience and who can demonstrate leadership, teamwork, communication and interpersonal skills. An internship is one of the best ways to build on your resume to attract employers. Learn about benefits of internships, where and how to find one.
Fri., Nov. 13, 2:00pm-3:00pm
Tues., Dec. 8, 5:00pm-6:00pm
ONLINE NETWORKING THROUGH LINKEDIN
Familiarize yourself with the benefits of Linkedin as a powerful networking tool in executing your job search.
Tues., Nov. 10, 5:00pm-6:00pm
YOUR JOB SEARCH ACTION PLAN
Did you know that most jobs and internships are NOT found through the internet? Learn best approaches to search for a position and connect with opportunities.
Tues, Nov. 24, 5:00pm-6:00pm
Tues., Oct. 20, 3:00pm-5:00pm
Music Building - East Dining RoomDo you have career related experience? Meet employers offering internships and find out how to apply. Experience an internship through the testimonials of other Lehman students. Refreshments will be served.
HACU Information Session - PAID Internships
Tues., Oct 27, 12:30pm-1:30pm
Since 1992, the HACU National Internship Program (HNIP) has placed over 10,000 college students in rewarding and challenging paid internships matching their majors and career goals. Gain work experience, acquire new skills, and grow your professional network all the while living in a new city!
ASCEND CHARTER SCHOOL Recruitment
Mon., Nov 2, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Ascend Learning is committed to providing a sure path to college for their students and families in Brooklyn. If you are passionate about providing a rich, engaging, and joyful liberal arts education to students, come learn about teaching opportunities:
- Elementary Classroom Teachers (K-4)
- Special Education Teachers
- Middle School Science Teacher
- Elementary Support Teachers
- Spanish Teachers
- ESL Teachers
MEET THE FIRMS NIGHT
Thurs., Nov 12, 4:00pm-6pm
Music Building, East Dining Room
Connect with Business industry professionals in Human Resources, Finance, Accounting, Marketing and Economics. This is a great opportunity to hear from professionals at all levels who are willing to share details about their organizations, career opportunities, and their very own career journey. Come learn what it takes to succeed in the career of your dreams.
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Last modified: Oct 19, 2015