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Student leaders, are you wanting a professional development workshop for your club or organization members? The Center for Career and Professional Development can help you plan a successfull professional development event for your members. Click here to read our Career Consultant Booklet that will help guide you in planning a successful professional development event for your organization.

Tue, Jan 26, 2021
1 to 6 PM

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Virtual Career Fair Day 1

Technology, manufacturing, engineering and sciences industry virtual fair Day 1 will be held from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

The Center for Career and Professional Development hosts the only campus-wide career events and will be offering Virtual Career Fairs this Spring to safely bring students, alumni and employers together to explore and discuss internship and full-time job opportunities. Day one will focus on technical majors. Hundreds of employers attend each day looking to connect with Clemson students.

Sign-in to ClemsonJobLink to RSVP Today!

Online in ClemsonJoblink

Audience: U G

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Wed, Jan 27, 2021
1 to 6 PM

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Virtual Career Fair Day 2

Technology, manufacturing, engineering and sciences industry virtual fair Day 1 will be held from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

The Center for Career and Professional Development hosts the only campus-wide career events and will be offering Virtual Career Fairs this Spring to safely bring students, alumni and employers together to explore and discuss internship and full-time job opportunities. Day one will focus on technical majors. Hundreds of employers attend each day looking to connect with Clemson students.

Sign-in to ClemsonJobLink to RSVP Today!

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Thu, Jan 28, 2021
1 to 6 PM

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Virtual Education Career Fair

Education Majors Virtual Career Fair will be held from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

The Center for Career and Professional Development hosts the only campus-wide career events and will be offering Virtual Career Fairs this Spring to safely bring students, alumni and employers together to explore and discuss education job opportunities.

Sign-in to ClemsonJobLink to RSVP today!

Online in ClemsonJoblink

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Thu, Jan 28, 2021
1 to 6 PM

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Virtual Career Fair Day 3

Social sciences, humanities, and business virtual fair Day 3 will be held from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

The Center for Career and Professional Development hosts the only campus-wide career events and will be offering Virtual Career Fairs this Spring to safely bring students, alumni and employers together to explore and discuss internship and full-time job opportunities. Day three will focus on business and non-technical majors. Hundreds of employers attend each day looking to connect with Clemson students.

Sign-in to ClemsonJobLink to RSVP today!

Online in ClemsonJoblink

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Thu, Feb 4, 2021
2 to 3 PM

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The Evolution of Employment
Job Searching During Covid 19

Join career expert and GoinGlobal founder Mary Anne Thompson as she explores proven strategies and tactics for helping job seekers achieve their career objectives in an employment market transformed by the Covid-19 Pandemic.

During this informative, one hour presentation, Mary Anne will share insights gathered by her global team of in-country career experts and provide practical advice on how to:

-Develop effective job search strategies
-Identify emerging employment and career trends
-Ace the video interview
-Leverage personal and professional networking resources
-Find remote job and internships opportunities
-Work from anywhere!

Please note: attendance is limited, so be sure to register today to guarantee your place.

Online Webinar

Audience: U G F/S

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Fri, Feb 5, 2021
9 AM to 12 PM

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Coffee and Critiques

Pour your morning cup of coffee and get virtual feedback on your resume, cover letter, personal statement, or any other professional documents that you are working on! We will have counselors and career ambassadors individually assist you for 15-20 minutes and critique your document(s). This event will take place on the first Friday morning of each month during the spring semester.

The Coffee and Critique Zoom link will be sent to you prior to the event. Please drop-in anytime between 9-12!

Virtual on Zoom

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Brand
Self-Awareness

Wed, Feb 10, 2021
12 to 12:45 PM

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HOW TO PREPARE FOR AN INTERVIEW

During this workshop you will learn what to do before, during and after the interview. Additionally, strategies for answering traditional and behavioral based questions will be discussed.

Once you RSVP the Zoom meeting link will be sent to your email prior to the event.

Virtual/Zoom

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Communication
Adaptability
Brand

Wed, Feb 10, 2021
12 to 12:45 PM

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Professional Shadowing Day-Pilot Program
Information Session

Professional Shadowing day is a volunteer “job shadowing” opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to spend 1-day shadowing at a professional company. Students will have the opportunity to observe working professionals in order to investigate a career field by experiencing what a typical day looks like at a company. The shadowing day is an unpaid, volunteer experience.

If you are interested in applying for the program, you must attend an information session in order to apply.

Online via Zoom

Audience: U G

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Thu, Feb 11, 2021
4 to 4:45 PM

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Professional Shadowing Day-Pilot Program
Information Session

Professional Shadowing day is a volunteer “job shadowing” opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to spend 1-day shadowing at a professional company. Students will have the opportunity to observe working professionals in order to investigate a career field by experiencing what a typical day looks like at a company. The shadowing day is an unpaid, volunteer experience.

If you are interested in applying for the program, you must attend an information session in order to apply.

Online via Zoom

Audience: U G

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Fri, Feb 12, 2021
12 to 12:45 PM

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Graduate Student Seminar
Quick Tips for International Students

The Center for Career and Professional Development has teamed up with International Services to create a workshop specifically for international graduate students.

Topics the workshop will cover:
-CPT
-OPT
-Information on the INT 8010 Internship Course
-Career Fair Tips
-Job Searching Strategies

The Zoom meeting link will be sent to your email prior to the date of the workshop.

Online via Adobe Connect or in the Center for Career and Professional Development

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Tue, Feb 16, 2021
12 to 12:45 PM

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Professional Shadowing Day-Pilot Program
Information Session

Professional Shadowing day is a volunteer “job shadowing” opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to spend 1-day shadowing at a professional company. Students will have the opportunity to observe working professionals in order to investigate a career field by experiencing what a typical day looks like at a company. The shadowing day is an unpaid, volunteer experience.

If you are interested in applying for the program, you must attend an information session in order to apply.

Online via Zoom

Audience: U G

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Fri, Feb 19, 2021
12 to 12:45 PM

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Graduate Student Series
LinkedIn Tips and Tricks

With companies increasingly using LinkedIn for recruiting, it is important for you to build a profile that will represent you professionally. This seminar will go over different tools to utilize, sections to include and how to format information to help you make a great first impression with viewers of your profile.

Online via Zoom

Once you RSVP the Zoom meeting link will be sent to your email.

Online via Zoom

Audience: G

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Tue, Feb 23, 2021
12 to 12:45 PM

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Connecting Personalities to Careers

Do you ever wonder how your personality could relate to your choice of major or career? In this workshop, we will discuss your personality preferences based on the Myers-Briggs (MBTI) and how you can understand yourself better to enable you to make major and career choices that best fit your personality. Taking the Type Focus Personality Assessment before the workshop is suggested. You can find that assessment here:
https://career.sites.clemson.edu/michelin_career_center/career_development_recruiting/type_focus/index.php.

The Zoom meeting link will be sent to your email prior to the date of the workshop.

Online via Zoom

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness

Wed, Feb 24, 2021
12 to 12:30 PM

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Career Planning
Job Searching

This short presentation will focus Job Searching: how to start and resources available to you. There will be time at the end for students to ask general questions about the job search process.

The zoom meeting link will be sent to your email prior to the event.

Virtual on Zoom

Audience: U G

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Tue, Mar 2, 2021
12 to 12:45 PM

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Strong Interest Inventory Interpretative Session

Thinking about changing your major? Attend this workshop to learn how your interests and career personality relate to majors and careers.

To attend this workshop you must take the Strong Interest Inventory by 2/26/20. To take the Strong, follow this link:

https://career.sites.clemson.edu/michelin_career_center/career_development_recruiting/assessment.php

You will receive the Zoom link and the results of your inventory when the workshop begins.

Virtual/Zoom

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness
Communication
Adaptability

Fri, Mar 5, 2021
9 AM to 12 PM

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Coffee and Critiques

Pour your morning cup of coffee and get virtual feedback on your resume, cover letter, personal statement, or any other professional documents that you are working on! We will have counselors and career ambassadors individually assist you for 15-20 minutes and critique your document(s). This event will take place on the first Friday morning of each month during the spring semester.

The Coffee and Critique Zoom link will be sent to you prior to the event. Please drop-in anytime between 9-12!

Virtual on Zoom

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Brand
Self-Awareness

Fri, Mar 5, 2021
12 to 12:45 PM

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Graduate Student Seminar
Constructing Your Curriculum Vitae (CV)

If you are considering a career within academia,
you will need to produce a curriculum vitae. This seminar will guide graduate students in formatting and developing content toward faculty hiring preferences. Learn the different types of information you should and should not include based on post-doctoral or faculty position descriptions.

The Zoom meeting link will be sent to your email prior to the date of the workshop.

Center for Career and Professional Development (316 Hendrix) AND Online

Audience: G

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Fri, Apr 2, 2021
9 AM to 12 PM

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Coffee and Critiques

Pour your morning cup of coffee and get virtual feedback on your resume, cover letter, personal statement, or any other professional documents that you are working on! We will have counselors and career ambassadors individually assist you for 15-20 minutes and critique your document(s). This event will take place on the first Friday morning of each month during the spring semester.

The Coffee and Critique Zoom link will be sent to you prior to the event. Please drop-in anytime between 9-12!

Virtual on Zoom

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Brand
Self-Awareness

Mon, Apr 12, 2021
11 to 11:30 AM

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Let's Talk About Adulting

The transition form college life to the professional world can be a challenge. We have put together some information to help prepare you for this exciting time! We will talk about topics such as: adjusting to a new city, first 30 days on the job, and work life balance.

The Zoom link will be emailed to you prior to the event.

Online via Zoom

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness
Brand

Thu, Apr 22, 2021
1 to 1:30 PM

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Putting Your Summer to Work

This workshop will help you organize your summer experiences and develop your competencies for professional growth. Consider attending if you need some pointers for what you can do to increase your skills, boost your resume and plan for your next steps!

The RSVP the Zoom meeting link will be sent to your email prior to the workshop.

Online via Zoom

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness