Join this live, interactive lab to gain insight on creating an effective resume. After a brief presentation, participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and apply resume best practices to a sample resume. Bring your resume questions and be prepared to participate!
Resume & Cover Letter Collaboration
Learn about the process of writing a compelling resume and cover letter that can beat the applicant tracking system and showcase a snapshot of your experiences to the employer. Bring your questions for a Q&A session at the end of the workshop!
Networking & LinkedIn Alumni Tool
Many WGU students and alumni have created LinkedIn Profiles and actively utilize the site for job searching. However, have you ever accessed the LinkedIn Alumni Tool feature which allows you to focus specifically on data related to other WGU students and graduates, including where they live, work, and the degree which they are pursuing/have completed? Are you exploring possible career paths related to your specific WGU degree? RSVP today!
For many of us, interviewing can be a challenge. Fortunately, like many other things in life, interviewing is a skill that you can get better at over time with practice. In this workshop, we will be covering what to do before, during, and after the interview to make a great impression and help you get the job! We’ll also discuss strategies for different types of interviews, such as phone interviews, video interviews, and recorded video interviews. Finally, we’ll walk through the Big Interview practice platform and demonstrate how to use it to prepare for an interview.
The Power of Informational Interviewing
Are you seeking to learn more about your field of interest and/or looking to make a career pivot? Would you like to expand your professional network but feel hesitant because you aren’t sure where to start when connecting with other professionals? Attend this informative workshop to learn more about the value of informational interviewing as a method to build mutually beneficial professional relationships which may last throughout the duration of your entire professional career.
How Can Powerful Questions Change Your Career (and Your Life)?
“Great results begin with great questions.” - Marilee Adams (author of Change Your Questions, Change your Life). Learn how to use the power of inquiry to open minds, strengthen relationships, stimulate innovation, and impact results to enhance your career and your life! This will be an interactive, practice-oriented workshop, so come prepared with your camera and mic ready, and your curiosity engaged!
Navigating Your Career Moves Using Handshake
Handshake is a useful tool to help you launch your career, conduct one on one conversations with employers, and help recruiters find you. Join us to learn more exciting benefits Handshake has to support your career goals.
Why do I Feel Like a Fraud? Understanding Imposter Syndrome.
RSVP for this informative webinar which discusses characteristics of imposter syndrome, ways to identify this challenging phenomenon, ways to mitigate the negative messages that you may reinforce to yourself, and strategies, including Social Emotional Learning techniques, to put to work right away.