All workshops last approximately one hour. Please register at www.nmu.edu/skillbuilders. (Registration will open at the beginning of the fall semester)
Getting from Major to Career | Monday, September 10, 2018 @ 5:00 PM | 2303 C.B. Hedgcock
Making the move from major to career can sometimes be a clear and direct path, but what if for you it isn't? This workshop gives you the opportunity to consider the possibilities your major brings, and how you can find clarity in the confusion.
Writing Great Resumes and Cover Letters | Tuesday, October 2, 2018 @ 4:00 PM | 2303 C.B. Hedgcock | CAREER WEEK EVENT!
Learn to create an effective resume that will get you noticed in today's job market. This workshop will cover resume writing techniques and you'll also learn how to avoid some common resume missteps. Find out the best ways to start making your resume work harder for you! Then learn about what makes an effective cover letter to go with it.
Job Fair Prep | Thursday, October 4, 2018 @ 6:00 PM | 2303 C.B. Hedgcock | CAREER WEEK EVENT!
Learn how to get the most out of job fairs by attending this workshop. Find out what to expect from an event and learn how best to prepare. We'll also cover what you should do and expect on the day of the job fair, as well as how to follow up.
How to Research Employers | Monday, October 15, 2018 @ 4:00 PM | 2303 C.B. Hedgcock
Are you getting ready to apply for jobs? It’s crucial to know more about the organizations that interest you, especially in the initial job search. You’ll be better prepared for the application process and interviews. Find out what types of info you need, and where to find it!
Interview Skills and Practice | Tuesday, October 30, 2018 @ 6:00 PM | 2303 C.B Hedgcock
A resume may get you the interview, but the interview will get you the job. Learn more at this interactive workshop aimed at improving your interviewing skills.
Positive Psychology and Your Career | Tuesday, November 13, 2018 @ 4:00 PM | 2303 C.B. Hedgcock
Are you a believer in the power of positive thinking? Do you know how your thoughts can fuel or negatively impact your success? This workshop explores the importance of positivity in your life and career and ways to capitalize on this approach now and into the future.
Creating a Job Search Strategy | Tuesday, November 27, 2018 @ 5:00 PM | 2303 C.B. Hedgcock
Not sure where to start with your job search? It's never to early to get your plan together! Stalled in your job search process? Career Services can help! This workshop will help you get started or help you move forward, wherever you are in your process. It will give you an organized and tangible approach to moving from college to career.
Questions should be referred to NMU Career Services at 906-227-2800 or firstname.lastname@example.org.