Keep busy during the quiet period by getting some quick answers to these important career questions:
9-9:25am: How can I update and refresh my LinkedIn profile?
9:25-9:50am: How do I tailor my resume bullet points for a specific job ad?
9:50-10:15am: How do I ask a professional I don’t know for an informational interview?
10:15-10:40am: How should I stay in touch with someone I just conducted an informational interview with?
10:45-11:10am: How can I structure my answers for behavioral interviews using the STAR method?
11:10-11:35am: How can I ask good questions as a candidate in a job/internship interview?
11:35am-12pm: How do I find salary information as part of my job offer negotiation?
12-1pm: Open forum career Q&A for graduate students/postdocs on Zoom
If you have other career questions, or don’t get an opportunity to ask your specific questions in our morning Q&As, then join us for this open forum where we will be happy to answer any career questions you may have. You can join this session at any time, ask your question and dash, or stick around and see what questions other students will have. This will be an informal opportunity to interact with career advisors from the Graduate Student/Postdoc Team at Career Services
If you are looking for a 1:1 session with a career advisor, then sign up for our afternoon drop-ins or normal career appointments through Handshake. You can sign up for our extended same-day drop-ins on the morning of Friday 22nd January. Same-day drop-ins are also held every weekday from 2-3pm – look for open appointment slots between 9-11am each weekday morning.