Starting a non-academic job search soon? Consider attending the Beyond the Academy Job Search Series in February!

Do you feel lost because your job search trek is taking you beyond the academy? These “boot camp” style workshops will help prepare you for the non-academic job search process in one week! 

You may register for as many or as few sessions as you like!

 

*Monday, February 2, 10:30am - 11:30am: Converting a CV to a Resume

Participants will learn how to convert their academic experiences to transferable and marketable experiences for the non-academic market. Please bring a hard copy of your resume draft to this event.

*Tuesday, February 3, 10:30am - 12:00pm: Cover Letter Writing

Participants will learn how to draft a cover letter using a non-academic job ad. Please bring a copy of a job advertisement you would like to apply to and a hard copy of your cover letter draft.

*Wednesday, February 4, 10:30am - 12:00pm: Behavioral Interviewing

Participants will practice responding to authentic interview questions they may encounter during a non-academic job interview.

*Thursday, Feburary 5, 10:30am - 12:00pm: Negotiation 101

Participants will work through a real case study to understand basic negotiation skills useful for negotiation your first job offer. Basic concepts and strategies in decision making will be discussed in this interactive workshop.

 

Register Today!