Leadership and Career Development Workshop Agenda

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Leadership and Career Development Workshop Agenda

Saturday September 22:

Topic #1:  Building Your Personal Brand

  • What is it?
  • Professional Etiquette
  • Professional Dress

Topic #2:  Job Search Tools

  • Resumes
    • (Students will be asked to submit their current resumes for review prior to the program. They will receive feedback at the program).
  • Cover Letters
  • Job References

Lunch (Atrium - cost included in registration fee)

Topic #3: Conducting a Job Search

  • Sources of Job Listings (e.g., Indeed, Glassdoor)
  • Networking
  • Informational Interviews
  • LinkedIn

Topic #4: Job Interviewing

  • Interview Strategies: Preparation
  • Interview Strategies: During and After the Interview

Topic #5: Understanding Job Offers

  • Negotiating Salary
  • Evaluating Fit with the Culture of the Employer
  • Your Rights and Responsibilities

Topic #6: Summary and Integration - Developing Your Job Search Action Plan

Registration: There is a $20 registration fee to cover materials and food. Click here to register.

Sponsored by: The Psychology Alumni Advisory Board and the Department of Psychology

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