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Professional Development Series for students Fall 2017 - Spring 2018

Friday, September 22

Exploring Opportunities
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
SB 020A-B

Want to get ahead of the pack? In this workshop we discuss proactive ways to find an internship/job that you may never have thought of.

Friday, October 13

Resume Creation
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
SB 020A-B

Did you know that your resume is the most powerful business tool you have? Learn how to create a powerful one that gets your career off to the right start.

Wednesday, October 18

Accounting and Finance Career Fair
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
SC 020A-B

 Don't know where to start your Accounting or Finance career? Start here! Come meet local firms that are hiring at this job fair. Bring copies of your updated resume and dress to impress.

Friday, November 10

How to Draft Cover Letters/Emails
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
SB 020A-B

Having trouble creating that perfect cover letter or email? Learn how to write this all important job tool.

Friday, December 8

Applying for an Internship/Job
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
SB 020A-B

Have you seen the perfect job for you? If so, be sure you know how to apply so that you stand out from your competition and get noticed.

Friday, February 9

Pre-Interview Preparation
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
SB 020A-B

Congratulations you got the interview. Now what? Here’s how to prepare for a successful first impression.

Friday, March 9

The Interview
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
SB -020A-B

Do you really know how to answer those tricky interview questions? Come have fun in this interactive mock Interview session and learn how to answer tough questions, and how to ask your own.

Friday, April 13

Post Interview
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
SB 02A-B

Did you know that the power of a great follow up can often mean the difference of getting the offer – or not? Come learn powerful follow up communications that take you ahead of the pack.

Friday, May 11

Career Management
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
SB 020A-B

Do you think you're finished because you have a job? You should never stop learning or improving. Here’s how to set life-long career habits that will serve you well.

For more information, please contact Professor Randye Spina at (203) 392-7377 or email her at spinar3@southernct.edu.