Career Development Workshops
SUNY Orange Foundation & Alumni Engagement partners with the SUNY Orange Office of Career and Internship Services to present a series of free virtual workshops for students, alumni, and the community. Workshops are presented by Donald Green, Assistant Director, Office of Career and Internship Services and a guest alumni co-presenter. Workshops are held in both the fall and spring semesters. Registration is required.
Need further assistance with all things related to your job search? Email Donald Green, Assistant Director of Career & Internship Services at firstname.lastname@example.org
LinkedIn - A How-To Guide for Success
Thursday, February 3, 2022 at 4pm
Attend this workshop and learn: how LinkedIn works & what it can do for you, how to navigate LinkedIn, what to showcase, how to job search on LinkedIn, What to include in "About" (formerly Summary)
Personal Branding for the Job Search
Thursday, February 17, 2022 at 4pm
Perhaps the most important steps in the entire job search process are identifying, articulating and communicating your personal brand. Attend this workshop to find out how it's done!
How to Create a Winning Resume
Thursday, February 24, 2022 at 4pm
The rules for winning resumes have changed dramatically in the past few years. Attend this workshop and get yourself up to speed!
How to have a Successful Job Search
Thursday, March 17, 2022 at 4pm
During this workshop you will learn the two biggest blunders job seekers make, the essential two search tools you need in addition to the resume, the game changer to stand out and get chosen for an interview, and how to swing your odds of success!
How to Ace the Interview
Thursday, April 7, 2022 at 3pm
During this workshop you will learn how to stay calm and in control in the face of interview stress and pre-interview jitters, 10 Step Job Interview Checklist, how to research the company and the people who will interview you, how to prepare smart questions and how to craft your opening statement, how to prepare a response to, "tell me about yourself," and how to follow up appropriately after the interview.
Networking: 8 Reasons Why You Need To Develop This Skill NOW
Thursday, April 21, 2022 at 4pm
Attend this workshop and learn how to do it; how to do it from a distance (virtually); why the current circumstances present GREAT networking opportunities, and how to incorporate it into your routine in a painless and ongoing manner.