Career Services Events

     

    Plan Your Career Like a Star

    Memorial Day marks the start of summer blockbuster movie season. While you’re eagerly awaiting Man of Steel or Monsters University, join us for one of our June webinars designed to help skyrocket your career to the top of the charts!



    Lean on Me: Preparing Your Resume for PCE (Teachers’ Lounge)
    Tuesday, June 4, 9:30am MT & Wednesday, June 5, 6:30pm MT

    Are you struggling with your PCE resume requirement? Are you unsure what to include or how to submit it without any teaching experience? If so, join us to learn tips and tricks to help complete this task on your first attempt, as well as create a professional resume to use in your job search.


    The Abyss: Navigating the Web with Career Research Tools

    Tuesday, June 11, 9am MT & 6pm MT

    Whether you want to explore an industry or investigate a particular company you’d like to work for, there is a plethora of research tools available on the web to help. Join us as we explore the most common and reliable Internet sources for job, industry, and career research. This 30 minute webinar will be useful for students and graduates looking to explore new career paths and anyone job searching currently or in the future.


    Bright Lights, Big City: Career Planning for New Grads
    Thursday, June 20, 7pm MT & Friday, June 21, 10am MT

    Now that you have earned your degree, do you have questions about your next career move?   Developing a solid career plan can help you set a course for where you want to go and determine your next steps. Join us as we review the career planning process and introduce some resources to assist you in creating your personal career action plan.


    The Pursuit of Happiness: Career Exploration and You
    Wednesday, June 26, 9am MT & 6:30pm MT

    As a study by the Harvard Business Review revealed, career success is largely impacted by the degree of fit between the individual and the job. To find that fit, it is important to assess yourself, define your options & preferences, and envision your future. Join us as we review the tools and resources available to help you learn more about yourself so that you can make intentional and strategic decisions about your career.


    2013: A Career Odyssey – Career Planning for 1st Term Students
    Thursday, June 27, 7pm MT & Friday, June 28, 10am MT

    As a new WGU student, a career plan can help clarify where you want to go, how you’ll get there, and what help you’ll need along the way. Join us as we review the career planning process and provide you with some resources to assist you in creating your personal career action plan.


    WGU Job Club 
    Thursdays at 10am MT:  June 6, June 13, June 20, June 27

    Job Club is a focused job search group for WGU students and alumni. Participants set goals, share information and ideas, sharpen their skills and develop successful job search strategies during these weekly meetings. Job Club is a great place to connect with your WGU peers.



    Connection Information for ALL Events

    Join us at: http://wgu.connectpro.acrobat.com/careerservices (Log in as a guest with your first/last name.)
    Conference Phone Number: 1-855-810-8948. Use participant code 422298.

     


     
     



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