Job Search Methods for Careers in Industry and Beyond
August 17, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
229 South Hall
Looking for a job in industry, government, non-profits or NGOs? Need help to learn how to start? This workshop is designed to give graduate students and postdoctoral scholars the basic tools to conduct an effective job search for industry, non-profit and/or government sector positions. Topics such as identifying your transferable skills, developing a target company list, preparing your personal “pitch”, conducting an informational interview, using social media (LinkedIn) for networking and the job search, tailoring your cover letter, format and content for your resume are covered.