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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, Sep 22, 2020
2 to 3 PM

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PMF 2021 Application Informational Webinars

During the month of September 2020, the Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program will be hosting an informational webinar every Tuesday for potential applicants of the upcoming PMF Class of 2021 Application.

The PMF Program is a highly selective, 2-Year fellowship and leadership development program that recruits recent and soon-to-be graduates with advanced degrees. It is the Federal Government’s flagship leadership development program and is an excellent way for students with management potential and public service motivation to start a career in the Federal Government and be developed into tomorrow’s leaders.

• This session is open to all disciplines, and will have a specific focus on diversity and inclusion
• Register in advance here: https://pmf2021september22.eventbrite.com

The PMF Class of 2021 Application is scheduled to open at Noon (ET), Wednesday, September 30, 2020, and close at Noon (ET), Wednesday, October 14, 2020.

The informational webinars will provide a general overview of the PMF Program, details about the 2021 application cycle, and, if time permits, allow for any questions. Please note that several of the webinars have a specific focus related to strategic recruitment goals, but all will cover the basics of the program, the 2021 application cycle, and are open to all majors. The webinars will not be recorded or published.

Online Webinar

Audience: G

Core Competencies:


Wed, Sep 23, 2020
1 to 1:45 PM

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Career Planning
Interviewing

Preparing for an interview or just wanting to learn more about the interviewing process? This brief workshop will help you understand the flow of an interview, how to prepare for an interview, and showcase some commonly asked interviewing questions.

A Zoom Meeting Link will be emailed to you prior to the event.

Via Zoom Meeting

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Brand
Communication

Wed, Sep 23, 2020
4:30 to 5:30 PM

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Navigating a Virtual Career Fair, Employers' Tips for Success

This workshop will provide participants information to help you navigate the system and logistics of a virtual career fair . We will discuss using the varying different platforms that employers will employ for individual and group chat rooms. Employer representatives will be on hand to provide tips from on what they are seeking in an interview.

RSVP today and the Zoom link will be sent to you before the workshop.

Employers attending: SYNNEX


Virtual

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Technology
Communication
Brand

Thu, Sep 24, 2020
9 AM to 12 PM

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Mock Interview Marathon

The Mock Interview Marathon will allow you to practice your interview skills with an employer or drop-in with a counselor! Sessions are 30 minutes long and you can discuss any questions that you would like or we will provide you with a variety. The event will be held virtually through Zoom on Thursday, September 24th, from 9am-12pm. This is a great opportunity to practice and network with employers before the virtual Career Fair. Please have your resume accessible for this event. If you have any questions, please email cucareercenter@gmail.com.

Virtual (Zoom)

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness
Brand
Communication

Thu, Sep 24, 2020
2 to 3 PM

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Navigating a Virtual Career Fair, Employers' Tips for Success

This workshop will provide participants information to help you navigate the system and logistics of a virtual career fair . We will discuss using the varying different platforms that employers will employ for individual and group chat rooms. Employer representatives will be on hand to provide tips from on what they are seeking in an interview.

RSVP today and the Zoom link will be sent to you before the workshop.

Virtual

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Technology
Communication
Brand

Thu, Sep 24, 2020
4:30 to 5:30 PM

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Navigating a Virtual Career Fair, Employers' Tips for Success

This workshop will provide participants information to help you navigate the system and logistics of a virtual career fair . We will discuss using the varying different platforms that employers will employ for individual and group chat rooms. Employer representatives will be on hand to provide tips from on what they are seeking in an interview.

RSVP today and the Zoom link will be sent to you before the workshop.

Virtual

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Technology
Communication
Brand

Fri, Sep 25, 2020
9 AM

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Resume Blitz- Day 1

Would you like for someone to review your resume before attending the Career Fair to ensure that you are highlighting your experiences, educations, and skills? Join us to have an employer or career counselor provide helpful feedback concerning your resume. Reviews conducted from 9 am until Noon and 1:30 until 3:45 pm. This year, Resume Blitz will be VIRTUAL via Zoom with employers and counselors in breakout rooms. Please RSVP for room links and instructions.

Virtually Via Zoom

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Mon, Sep 28, 2020
9 AM

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Resume Blitz- Day 2

Would you like for someone to review your resume before attending the Career Fair to ensure that you are highlighting your experiences, educations, and skills? Join us to have an employer or career counselor provide helpful feedback concerning your resume. Reviews conducted from 9 am until Noon and 1:30 until 3:45 pm. This year, Resume Blitz will be VIRTUAL via Zoom with employers and counselors in breakout rooms. Please RSVP for room links and instructions.

Virtually Via Zoom

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Mon, Sep 28, 2020
5:30 to 7:30 PM

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Actuarial / Financial Math Virtual Expo

The Actuarial/Financial Math Virtual Expo is an informal job fair that caters to majors who want to become actuaries or who want to enter the broad field of financial mathematics. Employers who are looking to hire full-time employees or summer interns will have an opportunity to meet and talk virtually to students about the actuarial filed and the opportunities employers have for students interested in that career.

Students and Employers can register and get more information in ClemsonJobLink.

Virtual through ClemsonJobLink

Audience: U G F/S

Core Competencies:


Tue, Sep 29, 2020
9 AM to 4 PM

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Virtual Career Fair Day 1

Technology, manufacturing, engineering and sciences industry virtual fair Day 1 will be held from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

The Center for Career and Professional Development hosts the only campus-wide career events and will be offering Virtual Career Fairs this Fall 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

Core Competencies:


Tue, Sep 29, 2020
2 to 3 PM

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PMF 2021 Application Informational Webinars

During the month of September 2020, the Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program will be hosting an informational webinar every Tuesday for potential applicants of the upcoming PMF Class of 2021 Application.

The PMF Program is a highly selective, 2-Year fellowship and leadership development program that recruits recent and soon-to-be graduates with advanced degrees. It is the Federal Government’s flagship leadership development program and is an excellent way for students with management potential and public service motivation to start a career in the Federal Government and be developed into tomorrow’s leaders.

• This session, a day before the 2021 Application opens, will serve as an open forum for questions. It will be open to all disciplines, but will not include a presentation.
• Register in advance here: https://pmf2021september29.eventbrite.com

The PMF Class of 2021 Application is scheduled to open at Noon (ET), Wednesday, September 30, 2020, and close at Noon (ET), Wednesday, October 14, 2020.

The informational webinars will provide a general overview of the PMF Program, details about the 2021 application cycle, and, if time permits, allow for any questions. Please note that several of the webinars have a specific focus related to strategic recruitment goals, but all will cover the basics of the program, the 2021 application cycle, and are open to all majors. The webinars will not be recorded or published.

Online Webinar

Audience: G

Core Competencies:


Wed, Sep 30, 2020
9 AM to 4 PM

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Virtual Career Fair Day 2

Technology, manufacturing, engineering and sciences industry virtual fair Day 2 will be held from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

The Center for Career and Professional Development hosts the only campus-wide career events and will be offering Virtual Career Fairs this Fall to safely bring students, alumni and employers together to explore and discuss internship and full-time job opportunities. Day two will focus on technical majors and industries. 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

Core Competencies:


Thu, Oct 1, 2020
9 AM to 4 PM

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Virtual Career Fair Day 3

Social sciences, humanities, and business virtual fair Day 3 will be held from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

The Center for Career and Professional Development hosts the only campus-wide career events and will be offering Virtual Career Fairs this Fall 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

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:


Thu, Oct 1, 2020
9 AM to 4 PM

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CAFLS Virtual Career Fair

We invite students and employers to join us for Clemson University's College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences Virtual Career Fair. CAFLS has over 1,900 undergraduate students enrolled across 12 academic majors and over 300 graduate students in 11 Masters and 7 PhD programs. Through this event employers will have the opportunity to share information about their company/organization as well as meet individually with interested students. Employers will also have the opportunity to offer virtual information sessions leading up to the fair.

Click here for Employer Information

Click here for Student Information

VIrtual through ClemsonJobLink

Audience: U G F/S

Core Competencies:


Fri, Oct 9, 2020
12 to 12:45 PM

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Graduate Student Series
Successful Strategies for Job Searching and Networking

Finding an internship or job is sometimes a full-time job. Learn about strategies, search engines, authentic network building through informational interviewing, and the power of professional associations and online profiles.  See what resources are available to you for free, how to avoid the business card collecting style of networking, and how to develop elevator pitches.

Online via Zoom

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

Online via Zoom

Audience: G

Core Competencies:


Wed, Oct 14, 2020
1 to 2 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

Fri, Oct 16, 2020
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

Core Competencies:


Wed, Oct 21, 2020
1 to 1:45 PM

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Dining Etiquette

This workshop covers table manners, addressing everything from place settings to holding utensils, good posture to appropriate conversation.

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

Online via Zoom

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness
Brand

Fri, Oct 23, 2020
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

Core Competencies:


Tue, Oct 27, 2020
5:30 to 6:30 PM

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Gap Year Service Panel

Come learn about post-graduation service opportunities like Peace Corps, AmeriCorps, VISTA programs, and many more!

The Zoom meeting link will be sent after registration.

Zoom Meeting

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:


Wed, Oct 28, 2020
1 to 1:30 PM

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Career Planning
LinkedIn & Online Presence

We will be offering a short presentation on LinkedIn and Online Presence. Have your LinkedIn profile accessible so that you can update during the presentation. There will be time at the end for students to ask general questions.

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

Online via Zoom

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Wed, Nov 11, 2020
1 to 1:30 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.

Online via Zoom

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication

Integrity and Ethics