Events & Workshops

WORKSHOP AND EVENT SCHEDULE

SPRING 2015

 

January

1/29 – REV UP YOUR RESUME

Is your resume in need of a make-over? Join us for an interactive session and learn how to Rev Up the resume for the New Year. Co-sponsored - Marketing Club

12:30 – 1:30pm  VR 2001

 

1/29 - EMPLOYER SPOTLIGHT: INFOSYS

Gain insight into the company culture, and recruitment process.

12:30 – 1:30pm  UC 168A

 

February

2/5- BUILDING YOUR PERSONAL BRAND

Learn how to create career marketing tools that will make you shine and allow you to enhance your professional brand and network.

12:30 – 1:30 pm  VR 2001

 

2/6- EMPLOYER SPOTLIGHT: FIDELITY INVESTMENTS

Get an inside look at career paths with Fidelity Investments.

12:30 – 1:30pm  VR 2012

 

2/10- RESUMANIA

Climb in the ring with Industry and Career Staff professionals who will deal you a you a quick power review of your resume. 

10:00am – 4:00pm  Valley Road Lobby

 

2/10- A PATH TOWARD GRADUATE SCHOOL

Get an inside look at the graduate school application process.

12:30 – 1:30pm  Science East 4009

 

2/12- SMART SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGIES

Learn how to position yourself for a successful job search on Linkedin, Twitter, and other social platforms. Co-sponsored- Marketing Club

12:30 – 1:30pm  VR 2001

 

2/17- RESUMANIA

Climb in the ring with Industry and Career Staff professionals who will deal you a you a quick power review of your resume. 

10:00am – 4:00pm  UC Student Center

 

2/18 – KICK START YOUR CAREER

Learn from industry “experts” they key tools you will need to succeed in today’s job market.

4:00 – 5:00pm  UC 168A

 

2/24 – ENTERPRISE NETWORKING EVENT

Join us for an interactive presentation with Enterprise team members and learn how to get from backpack to briefcase. Prizes! Lunch included!

11:00 – 12:15pm Valley Road Auditorium

12:15 – 1:45 Lunch Sessions

 

2/26 – ACE THE INTERVIEW

Develop the communication and presentation skills needed to ACE the interview. Presented by Pesce Mentor – Russ Gasdia. Co-sponsored- Marketing Club

12:30 – 1:30pm  VR 2001

 

2/26 – NETWORKING NIGHT EVENT

Join us for an evening of networking with industry recruiters and professionals within the field of business. RSVP Required.

5:00- 7:00pm  VR Café

 

March 

3/3 - CAREER AND INTERNSHIP FAIR

Meet and network with employers from a variety of industries recruiting for full-time, part-time, and internship positions. We will be hosting a LinkedIn Photobooth. Come dressed to impress, in business attire.

1:00 – 4:00pm  UC Ballrooms

 

3/6- EDUCATION CAREER FAIR

Meet and Network with districts administrators from a variety of NJ schools. Come dressed to impress, in business attire.

1:00 – 4:00pm  UC Ballrooms

 

3/26 - KICK START YOUR CAREER

Learn  from industry “experts” the key tools you will need to succeed in today’s job market.

4:00 – 5:00  UC 168A

 

3/26- ACE THE INTERVIEW

Join us for an interactive session and develop the communication and presentation skills needed to ACE the interview.

12:30 – 1:30  Location: TBD

 

April 

4/7 – LINK UP WITH LINKEDIN

Link-up with LinkedIn on campus and learn how to navigate and utilize this platform in your job search from the experts at LinkedIn.

12:30 – 1:30pm  UC 168A

 

4/10 - SOPHOMORE AND JUNIOR RETREAT

Join us and learn how to begin your transition form student to professional. Contact the Career Development Center for more information. RSVP Required.

 

4/15 – KICK START YOUR CAREER

Learn  from industry “experts” the key tools you will need to succeed in today’s job market.

4:00 – 5:00pm  UC 216

 

HHS CAREER CONVERSATIONS

Get an inside look into your major and career and internship opportunities through candid conversations with “Industry Experts.”

Date and location TBD

 

 

Job Fairs

All students are encouraged to attend these campus events to network and explore a wide variety of current and potential employment and internship opportunities.

Workshops

Each semester, job readiness and career planning workshops are offered covering a wide range of topics including choosing a major, career decisions for the undecided, exploring careers in a major, planning for graduate school, resume writing, interview techniques, and job search strategies.  

Community Service/Job Location and Development Program

Register with the Center's coordinator for assistance in finding part-timecommunity service, summer employment, or to participate in the "America Reads" program.  Primary emphasis is on career-related positions.

CCOB Professional Enrichment Series

Career Development Center
Student Center 301, 300 Pompton Road Wayne, NJ 07470
Phone 973.720.3291 Fax 973.720.2074

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