CDC Workshop/Info Session Schedule
Spring 2013 Workshops
|The Career Development Center offers a wide range of workshops to assist students with
their career planning and job search. Pre-registration
is required for any of the workshops through our on-line
College Central system.
(If students have not yet set up an account in our system, they should do so before attempting to register for a workshop. (Registration is very quick.))
Please call the Career Development Center at 203-837-8263 with any questions.
Senior Recruiting Information Session*:
Graduating Seniors who wish to participate in On/Off Campus Interview Program must attend one of the Recruiting Info Sessions. If you have a conflict with attending the Info Session please contact the Career Development Center at 203-837-8263.
|Tuesday, January 29th||12:00 Noon||CDC/SC227|
|Wednesday, January 30th||2:30 p.m.||WS Campus Center 212|
Resume Workshops *
These workshops will cover resume content, styles and formats, and how to successfully market yourself through your resume. We are offering "tailored" resume workshops. Workshops marked with a "B", will be "Basic Resume Writing Workshop" for new resume writers. Workshops marked with an "A" will be "Advanced Resume Writing Workshop" for students who have a current resume and want to enhance their resume style and format.
* All workshops require preregistration on our College Central system
|Thurs. Jan. 31st (B)||11:00 a.m.||CDC/SC227|
|Tuesday, Feb. 12th (A)||12:00 noon||CDC/SC227|
|Wed. Feb. 20th. (B)||12:00 noon||CDC/SC227|
|Tues. Mar. 5th (A)||2:30 p.m.||WS Campus Center 315|
|Thurs. Mar. 21st. (B)||3:00 p.m.||CDC/SC227|
|Wed. April 3rd||1:00 p.m.||CDC/SC227|
|Wed. April 17th (A)||3:00 p.m.||WS Campus Center 315|
|Mon.. April 29th (A)||12:00 noon||CDC/SC227|
Interview Workshops *
Come learn how to prepare for upcoming interviews, what to expect the day of the interview, strategies for fielding questions, and important follow-up after the interview.
|Tues. Feb. 19th||11:00 a.m.||WS Campus Center 315|
|Wed. April 17th||12:00 noon||CDC/SC227|
Job Search Workshop *
Learn job search strategies in a difficult economy; and tools you will need for a successful job search. Workshop will provide strategies to students with questions around their current job searches.
|Wed., Mar. 6th||12 Noon||CDC/SC227|
Gimme a (Spring)Break Workshops *
Use your time during spring break to take advantage of these workshops to help you prepare for your job search. Come learn how to prepare for upcoming interviews, how to network, and how to conduct your job search no matter what type of job you are seeking. Attend one or all of these spring break workshops!
|Interview Workshop||Tues. Mar. 26th||10-11am in CDC/SC227|
|Networking Workshop||Wed. Mar. 27th||10-11am in CDC/SC227|
|Job Search Workshop||Thurs. Mar. 28th||10-11am in CDC/SC227|
How to Make the Most of the Career Fair Workshop*
Learn how to prepare for the upcoming CDC Career Fair that will take place on April 10th. Develop strategies on how to research participating employers in advance, identify your skills sets, making a good impression and post fair follow-up. ( The CDC Career Fair will be held on Wed. April 10th from 1-4:30pm at the Westside Campus in the O'Neill Center).
|Tues. April 2nd.||3:00 p.m.||WS Campus Center 315|
|Wed. April 3rd||12:00 noon||CDC/SC227|
Job Search Wrap-Up Workshop *
Workshop will provide strategies to students with questions around their current job searches. Bring your questions about your job search to this program.
|Wed., May. 1st||12 Noon||CDC/SC227|
*Students interested in attending the above-mentioned workshops must pre-register on line on our College Central system:
|Resume Critique Sessions|
|Wednesday, Feb. 13th||2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.||CDC/SC227|
|Thursday, March 7||9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.||CDC/SC227|
|Thursday, April. 4th||10:00 a.m. - 12 Noon||CDC/SC227|
|Bring your completed resume draft for review.|
|These critique sessions are open times for individual resume critiques on a first come, first served basis. Bring your completed resume to this critique. You do not need to pre-register for this activity.