Webinars

Professional Development Series

We offer webinars for undergraduate and graduate students on a variety of professional development topics. Zoom links for each event will be posted below the day of by 9am. All recordings can be found on our Youtube Channel

Undergraduate Webinars

Virtual Recruitment
September 1, 2020, 5:00 pm

With a record amount of employees working remotely, the landscape for recruiting and hiring has also changed dramatically.  Join Business Career Services for a workshop that will walk you through a recruiter’s perspective of remote recruiting and hiring for virtual positions and internships.  From the job search to researching for your virtual interview - we’ve got you covered with some pointers and inside perspectives. Recorded video link: https://youtu.be/6rnqeb4EZNE

Networking & Online Etiquette
September 8, 2020, 5:00 pm

Networking is essential to expanding professional opportunities especially when you are actively searching for an internship or full time position. Business Career Services will walk you through the different types of networking and how to create quality contacts that will help launch your career in person and online. To help you be pandemic prepared- Business Career Services will do a deep dive into online etiquette in a virtual networking environment. Recorded video link: https://youtu.be/Ppg3ABK11-k

Virtual Interviews
September 15, 2020, 5:00 pm

Preparing for interviews is a key step in the internship and job search process. The thought of interviewing can be more intimidating than it needs to be if you are not sure what to expect or how to prepare. This workshop will address preparation and tips for successful video and virtual interviewing. Recorded video linkhttps://youtu.be/5-QczPEIGG0

How to Work a Virtual Career Fair
September 22, 2020, 5:00 pm

Are you worried about attending your first VIRTUAL career fair? Join a variety of recruiters from various industries as they provide best practices and strategies of how to successfully make the most of your virtual career fair! Prepare for a panel discussion and bring your top questions and concerns to be answered by the experts!

Virtual Internships
October 6, 2020, 5:00 pm
Are you curious about what a virtual internship is like? Come hear from student and employer panelists who have experienced them. Panelists will talk about the challenges and benefits of virtual internships and you can ask them questions!

LinkedIn
October 13, 2020, 5:00 pm
With a new focus on remote and virtual recruitment, more and more employers are relying on LinkedIn to find and connect with candidates. According to Cnet.com, 93% of recruiters use LinkedIn to find qualified candidates. Join Business Career Services as we walk you through how to create a perfect LinkedIn Profile. You will be ready to impress after an evening of helpful tips, tricks and industry standards needed for a perfect LinkedIn profile.

Salary Negotiation
October 20, 2020, 5:00 pm
Feeling nervous about salary negotiations and if you should even try? Learn negotiation strategies and tips including evaluating compensation as a whole package that includes salary, benefits and other perks.

Graduate Student Webinars

Career Wayfinding - for new WCOB Graduate Students
August 28, 2020, 12:00 pm
Orient yourself to the career services and resources available to you as you start on your WCOB graduate program journey. It is important to start taking those first steps on your career management path, and this seminar will be a guide.  Recorded video link: https://youtu.be/dVOdxPWcaLw

Who Tells Your Story: Translating Your Skills and Your Pitch
September 18, 2020, 12:00 pm
Employers want to know what transferable skills you will bring and add to their team. This seminar will explore how you think about identifying those skills developed from a variety of experiences and then ways to tell your story during interviewing, networking, etc. so you are translating those skills for the employer. Recorded video link: https://youtu.be/EMy6nzwDj5g

How to Work a Virtual Career Fair
September 22, 2020, 5:00 pm
Are you worried about attending your first VIRTUAL career fair? Join a variety of recruiters from various industries as they provide best practices and strategies of how to successfully make the most of your virtual career fair! Prepare for a panel discussion and bring your top questions and concerns to be answered by the experts!

Powerful Preparation for Interviewing
October 9, 2020, 12:00 pm
Preparing for interviews is a key step in the job search process. You may feel a bit overwhelmed and intimidated by interviewing if you are unsure of what to expect or feel underprepared. This seminar will address preparation and tips for successful interviewing, including in-person, phone, remote and virtual interviews.

Salary Negotiation
October 23, 2020, 12:00 pm
Feeling nervous about salary negotiations and if you should even try? Learn negotiation strategies and tips including evaluating compensation as a whole package that includes salary, benefits and other perks.