Career Preparation Essentials

What is Career Preparation Essentials? 
This is a series of short videos about essential career skills needed for career exploration, from deciding where to start to negotiating your first offer. We are providing these videos to ensure that all students have the knowledge and stepping stones needed to pursue their goals.
Who is this for? 
Everyone. These essentials are meant to meet students wherever they are in their career exploration. We do have several episodes that are particularly helpful for students on the job market now.
What if I have questions?
If you have additional questions about the content or your specific situation, please schedule an appointment with us through Handshake!
Learn more about our Career Preparation Curriculum!

 

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FALL 2020 ESSENTIALS

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How to Reach Out and Talk to Alumni Leigh Sylvia Watch
Making Your First College Resume Emma Cutrufello Watch
Career Wanderings: Imagining Possible Futures Emma Cutrufello Watch
Salary Negotiation Leigh Sylvia Watch

SUMMER 2020 ESSENTIALS

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Decision-making and Goal Setting Emma Cutrufello Watch
Interacting with Colleagues in a Virtual World Emma Cutrufello Watch
How to Conduct Informational Interviews Leigh Sylvia Watch
How to Find Out Who’s Hiring Alice Seals Watch
Career Reflection: How to and What to Consider Emma Cutrufello Watch
Negotiating Leigh Sylvia Watch
How to Introduce Yourself, a.k.a Your “Elevator Pitch” Emma Cutrufello Watch
First Gen Career Exploration Anthony Pernell-McGee Watch
Evaluating Workplace Culture Tonio Palmer Watch
Graduate School Preparation Emma Cutrufello Watch
How to Read a Job Description Kristen McCormack Watch
Translating a Liberal  Arts Education to Employers; NACE Career Competencies Kristen McCormack Watch
How to Prepare for Virtual Fall Recruiting Robin Meyer Watch
Building your Personal Advisory Board and Requesting References/Recommendations Emma Cutrufello Watch
Making your LinkedIn Profile Leigh Sylvia Watch
Adding Project-Based Work/Remote Work to Your Resume Robin Meyer Watch
Interviewing (Virtually) Emma Cutrufello Watch