Calendar of Activities
The following activities are provided by the Career Services Center (CSC) to assist Lehman students and alumni with their career development and job search so they can successfully meet the challenges of the current global job market.
Sign up in advance at https://lehman-cuny-csm.symplicity.com/
All workshops are conducted in Shuster Hall, Room 231
MAKE YOUR RESUME POP!
Develop practical skills and hands-on instructions on how to write an effective professional resume that will help you stand out in your job search.
- Tues., Nov. 5, 5-6:30pm
- Mon., Nov. 18, 3:30-5pm
- Tues., Dec. 3, 5-6:30pm
THE COVER LETTER – WHY DO YOU NEED ONE?
This interactive workshop will furnish you with the knowledge and skills required to craft an effective cover letter which highlights your qualifications for that position. You are required to bring a job description of a position for which you are interested in applying.
- Fri., Nov. 8, 2-3:30pm
- Tues., Nov. 19, 5-6:30pm
- Wed., Dec. 4, 5-6:30pm
STEPS TO PREPARING FOR THE INTERVIEW – Series 1
Develop an understanding of the interview process, the importance of professional attire, and follow-up guidelines.
- Wed., Nov. 6, 3:30-5pm
- Mon., Nov. 25, 2-3:30pm
- Fri., Dec. 6, 2-3:30pm
ACE YOUR NEXT INTERVIEW: LEARN HOW TO ANSWER TRADITIONAL AND BEHAVIORAL QUESTIONS – Series 2
This is an interactive workshop. You will become familiar with typical interview questions that employers may use in an interview, strategies for responding, and an opportunity to practice.
- Wed., Nov. 6, 5-6:30pm
- Mon., Nov. 25, 3:30-5pm
- Fri., Dec. 6, 3:30-5pm
MOCK INTERVIEW CLINIC - Series 3
Prerequisite: Steps to Preparing for the Interview AND Ace Your Next Interview.
In this practice session you will be interviewed by a professional to help you develop your communication, interpersonal skills, and confidence in an interview.
Dress professionally as if you were in an actual interview.
- Fri., Nov. 22, 2-3:30pm
- Mon., Dec. 2, 3:30-5pm
YOUR JOB SEARCH ACTION PLAN
Did you know that most jobs and internships are NOT found through the internet? Learn best approaches to search for a position and connect with opportunities.
- Wed., Dec. 11, 5-6:30pm
Develop key salary strategies you should apply when attempting to negotiate your best job offer.
- Wed., Nov. 13, 5-6:30pm
ONLINE NETWORKING THROUGH LINKED-IN
Familiarize yourself with the benefits of LinkedIn as a powerful networking tool in executing your job search.
- Wed., Nov. 20, 3:30-5pm
Learn tips to master the art of networking. Start making contacts and increase the knowledge and experience of people that will help you reach your goals.
- Mon., Nov. 11, 3:30-5pm
WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? WHO DO YOU WANT TO BE? (NEW)
Are you undecided about your choice of major? Uncertain about your goals? Come to this interactive workshop! You will begin the journey of knowing who you are and who you want to be.
- Wed., Nov. 13, 3:30-5pm
GOT SKILLS? (NEW)
Do you know the skills that will lead to academic and career success? Come to this workshop and you will have the opportunity to interact and engage in activities that will help you develop these skills and apply them during your college experience.
- Mon., Dec. 9, 3:30-5pm
INFORMATION SESSIONS AND RECRUITMENT
OPPORTUNITY TO TEACH IN JAPAN! (Carman Hall, Room B34)
- Mon., Nov. 4, 3:30 pm-5pm
REACH THE WORLD INFORMATION SESSION, (Shuster Hall Room 231)
- Thurs., Nov. 7, 2013, 2PM-3PM
Last modified: Oct 30, 2013