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.
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** All workshops in Shuster Hall Room 231 - * Evening workshop offering
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DREAM JOBS FOR YOUR MAJOR (NEW)
Explore the different careers for which your major will prepare you! Learn about your options and how to combine your academic program with your experience to prepare you for life after college.
• Thurs., May, 5, 1:00pm-2:00pm
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 and professionals
• Fri., May 6, 2:00pm-3:30pm
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 an internship recruiter. Learn about the benefits of internships and where/how to find one.
• Wed., May 11, 5:00pm-6:30pm*
LEVERAGING SOCIAL MEDIA FOR YOUR JOB SEARCH (NEW)
What does your social media presence say about you? Learn how to effectively leverage your social media to help you in your job search, build your online and real world network all while protecting your reputation.
• Fri., May, 13, 2:00pm-3:30pm
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.
• Wed., May 4, 6:00pm-7:00pm*
Learn tips to master the art of networking. Start making contacts and tap into the knowledge and experience of people who will help you reach your goals.
• Tues., May 3, 5:00pm-6:30pm*
ONLINE NETWORKING THROUGH LINKED-IN
Familiarize yourself with the benefits of LinkedIn as a powerful networking tool in executing your job search.
• Mon., May 2, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Develop key strategies you should apply when attempting to negotiate your best job offer.
• Thurs., May 12, 3:00pm-4:00pm
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., May 17, 5:00pm-6:00pm*
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.
• Wed., May 4, 7:00pm-8:30pm*
STEPS TO PREPARING FOR THE INTERVIEW - STEP 1
Develop an understanding of the interview process, the importance of professional attire, and follow-up guidelines.
• Mon., May 16, 2:00pm-3:00pm
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 ask in an interview, strategies for responding, and an opportunity to practice.
• Mon., May 16, 3:00pm-4:30pm
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 on an actual interview.
• Mon., May 9, 3:30pm-5:00pm
RSVP for all events at https://lehman-cuny-csm.symplicity.com/
FBI Panel Discussion
Wed., May 4, 3:30pm-5:30pm, Carman Hall, Rm. B08
The FBI offers a variety of student programs, internships and career opportunities, each providing distinctive work experiences, and more. Seeking students and graduates from a wide range of academic disciplines and degree levels (undergraduate and graduate). Discover where you fit in and the skills and competencies they seek from several experts in diverse disciplines.
Police Athletic League
Mon., May 9, 3:00pm-4:30pm, Carman Hall, Rm. B04
The Police Athletic League, together with NYPD and the law enforcement community, supports and inspires New York City youth to realize their full individual potential as productive members of society. PAL is seeking majors in Recreation, Social Work, Education, Psychology, Art, Dance, Media, English and Sociology for multiple FT, PT and Internship positions.
Imagine Early Learning Centers Recruitment
Tues., May 10, 3:00pm-4:30pm, Shuster Hall, Rm. 231
Imagine offers developmentally appropriate age based programs for children two months to five years old with an afterschool program at The Lehman College Child Care. Will be hiring for teaching opportunities in Early Childhood Education.
Wed., May 11, 3:30pm-5:00pm, Carman Hall, Rm. B08
YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood will be recruiting for the following positions—Counselor, Support Counselor, Inclusion Team Leader, Unit Head, Aquatics Coordinator, Activity Specialist and Transportation Coordinator.
Ossining School District Recruitment
Mon., May 16, 3:30pm-5:00pm, Carman Hall, Rm. 342
If you are interested in a school that recognizes the value and importance of family-school-community partnerships in educating all students and places emphasis on high standards, quality instruction, and significant pupil achievement, then look no further. Come learn about the many elementary and high school teaching positions available for the 2016-2017
Wed., May 18, 3:30pm-5:00pm, Carman Hall, Rm. B36
Are you interested in giving back to your community? The NYPD is seeking Full Time candidates to fill multiple 911 OPERATOR/DISPATCHER positions. Come learn about this wonderful opportunity, requirements and benefits.
Charter School Panel
Wed., May 24, 4:00pm-6:00pm, Carman Hall, Rm. B34
Are you interested in teaching at a charter school? Join the discussion with a number of charter schools on careers in teaching. Learn about the diverse teaching opportunities they have to offer, application process and qualifications. Confirmed schools include Public Prep Network, Family Life Academy Charter School and New Visions Charter High School.
Register in advance for these FREE workshops and events to guarantee a seat and your own workshop materials at:
Go to "Events" and then "Workshops"
The Career Services Center, Shuster Rm. 254,
Tel:718-960-8366 - Fax: 719-960-7887
Website: www.lehman.edu/career-services/ -
Last modified: Apr 28, 2016