October Career Workshops for International Students

Job Search Resources for International Students

Monday, October 20, 5:30-7 PM, The Career Center Interview Suite 213, 616 E. Green St.

This workshop will teach you how to find and use valuable job search resources, especially resources that meet the unique needs of international students. You will learn how to navigate lists of companies who have been more friendly to international job seekers as well as resources that help you research target employers. If you bring your laptop, it would be more helpful.

 Strategic Use of LinkedIn for International Students

Monday, October 27, 5:30-7 PM, The Career Center Interview Suite 213, 616 E. Green St.

This workshop will teach international students how to best utilize LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network in the first half. It would be more helpful to bring your own laptop to this workshop. Then in the second half, informational interviews will be introduced as an integral part of networking and your job/internship hunting plan. We will discuss how to prepare for and conduct an informational interview with an effective elevator pitch and how to turn an informational interview into an interview.