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Virtual Workshops

University Career Services hosts a series of workshops throughout the year. Our Career Counselors also provide presentations and workshops to student organizations, as well as faculty and staff on-campus.

View our Spring 2021 Workshop Flyer

Salary Negotiation

Wednesday, April 21st, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Virtual


Failing to negotiate your first salary could cost you thousands of dollars over your lifetime. This workshop will show you the tools to identify your value, target salary and strategies for practicing salary negotiation in order to gain the confidence and skills needed to earn fair compensation.

This workshop will be held virtually via MS Teams. Students must RSVP in Cougar Pathway and select the MS Teams below to access the workshop.

http://bit.ly/3ay2920

Employment Agreements: To Sign or Not to Sign?

Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
1:00 pm–2:30 pm
Virtual

Are you familiar with employment agreements? Will you be asked to sign a contract when you receive a job offer?  If so, do you understand the legal implications?

On April 22nd at 1pm, you will have the opportunity to learn about non-disclosure and non-compete agreements.

Building a Career Toolbox [For International Students]

Wednesday, April 28th, 2021
3:00 pm–4:00 pm
Virtual

In this workshop will will discuss all the necessary tools needed for internship and job search. We will look at what each job/internship document is used for and we will address how to develop each document. Come and learn about Resumes, CV's, personal branding, LinkedIn, Cover letters, references, professional portfolio's, projects etc. Your career toolbox will help prepare you to be a preferred candidate in a job or internship search.   

This workshop will be held virtually via MS Teams. Students must RSVP in Cougar Pathway and select the MS Teams below to access the workshop.

http://bit.ly/3ay2920

Anxiety Management and Job Search Tips [For Graduating Seniors]

Wednesday, April 28th, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Virtual


Are you a graduating senior seeking job opportunities? If so, learn anxiety management and job search tips presented by a UCS Career Counselor and a CAPS Counselor.

This workshop will be held virtually via MS Teams. Students must RSVP in Cougar Pathway and select the MS Teams below to access the workshop.

http://bit.ly/3ay2920