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Virtual Resume Review

Printable Version of Workshops

Every Tuesday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Every Wednesday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Schedule Resume Review in Microsoft Booking


Student Part-time Virtual Job Fair

Tuesday, August 11th 10:00a.m.-1:00 pm

Join Event in Laker CareerZone

This event is held once a year!  Students have the opportunity to network virtually from the comfort of your computer with off campus employers and on campus departments who offer part-time and seasonal jobs.


 

Virtual Senior Day

Thursday, September 10th 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

(Open to seniors graduating in December 2020, May 2021, and August 2021)

Microsoft Teams (Students must RSVP through Laker CareerZone by Wednesday, September 9th)

Seniors don’t miss this fun and exciting event! We will have giveaways, career information, employers, alumni information, financial information, graduate school information and more!


Virtual Internship Week

Monday - Friday, September 14 - 18

Internships play an integral role in helping students land their first full-time career after graduation. This week is designed to educate students on the importance of completing internships during their college years. During the week, students will have the opportunity to learn how to obtain an internship, how to dress for an internship, have their resume reviewed and network with employers. Each event you participate in, you will have the chance to enter into a drawing for a $25 Amazon virtual gift card to be given away on Friday.

Workshop Workshop Details
Internship Week Kick-Off Live on Instagram
Join us live on Instagram and we will address all of your burning internship questions. We will have guest to join us during this hour and you may be chosen to join us live on Instagram. Internships are where it’s at, so join in.
Monday, September 14th
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Live Instagram
Internship Job Search Strategies Workshop
RSVP through Laker CareerZone required This workshop will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed)

This workshop educates students about the advantages that internships provide in a career search. Topics covered include credit and non-credit internship eligibility, how and when to begin your search, and forms that need to be completed.
Tuesday, September 15th  
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Microsoft Teams  
Internship Résumania!!!
Schedule a resume review through bookings in Microsoft Teams and have your résumé critiqued by one of our staff members.This is encouraged in preparation for the Virtual Internship Fair.
Wednesday, September 16th
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Microsoft Teams Booking
Virtual Internship Non-Profit Job Fair
This event is held once a year! Students have the opportunity to network with employers and on campus departments who offer internships virtually through Laker Career Zone. Students seeking credit or non-credit internships from all majors are encouraged to attend in Laker Career Zone.
Thursday, September 17th
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Virtual event in Laker Career Zone
Drawing for the $25 Amazon Virtual Gift Card!
The winner of the $25 Amazon virtual gift card will be drawn and announced on our Social Media.Facebook: Clayton State University Career ServicesInstagram Live: claytonstatecareersTwitter: @CSUCareers
Friday, September 18th
Career Services Social Media

Virtual Practice Interview Week via Big Interview

Monday – Thursday, September 21 - September 24

Students gain valuable experience by having a practice interview.  Practice interviews will be conducted through our virtual interview platform Big Interview. Students will go to www.clayton.edu/career and look for the Big Interview Tile.  Log-in or create an account.  Search for Practice Interview Week Assignment or enter Assignment Code – bc820a.  Student will complete interview recording (make sure you submit your answer after each recording).  Once you have recorded and submitted your answers, your process is complete.  You will receive an email with a critique of your interview within 24-48 hours.


Virtual Career Boot Camp

Monday - Thursday, September 28 – October 1

This four-day series covers workshops on resume-development, interviewing, conducting a job search, and making the most of a job fair. Students must pre-register for Career Boot Camp and will receive a certificate for successful completion via email. Each topic will be offered during the evening. RSVP is required through Laker CareerZone by Thursday, September 24. All workshops will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed)

Resume Writing - Monday, September 28 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Job Search - Tuesday, September 29, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Interviewing - Wednesday, September 30, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Preparing for a Career Fair - Thursday, October 1, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.


Virtual Professionalism 101 Workshop

Tuesday, October 13 , 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Professionalism in the workplace is one of the many competencies that employers say students need to improve upon.  This workshop will focus on information related to effective communication skills, enhancing your self-image, developing a business-savvy wardrobe, appropriate work ethic, and how improving these competencies will greatly enhance your ability to receive and maintain internships and jobs. Students must RSVP through Laker CareerZone to attend this session. This workshop will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed).


Virtual Get LinkedIn!!!

Thursday, October 15, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Professional networks matter! The percentage of employers who use social media to screen potential candidates is growing every day.  One of the most essential skills for a job seeker in the 21st century is understanding the professional social media website LinkedIn. Students will learn how to create a strong, professional social media presence, increase your on-line visibility through personal brand, gain access to unadvertised jobs, and update your traditional job search documents via social media outlets and how to expand your network using social media. Students must RSVP through Laker Career Zone to attend this session. This workshop will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed)


Virtual Senior Career Academy

Friday, October 16, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

The Senior Career Academy is a professional development program designed to help graduating seniors focus their career searches and develop skills needed for career success. Seniors receive individualized assistance and have opportunities to network with a select group of employers. Limited number of spaces available.  Students must contact Career Services to reserve a space and link to join.


Virtual Networking and Personal Branding Workshop

Tuesday, October 27, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Networking is the process of developing professional relationships in industries and organizations of interest to you. It is the “human aspect” of the job search that helps to connect job seekers with the numerous positions that are never advertised. During this session, students will learn about networking and will have a chance to practice their networking skills.  Students must RSVP through Laker CareerZone to attend this session. This workshop will be on Microsoft Teams (Link to join will be sent once rsvp is completed)


Virtual National Career Development (NCD) Month

Every November the National Career Development Association (NCDA) promotes career development through its annual celebration of NCD month. The Office of Career Services celebrates NCD Month by highlighting career development events and activities on and off campus. Join us for games, giveaways, and career information at the following events:

Virtual NCD Month Kick-Off

Monday, November 2, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Join us on Microsoft Teams as we kick off National Career Development Month with information about what you can do with your major, careers, and top employable skills that help you land internships and jobs. Fun event with games, prizes and more!  


GACE Statewide Virtual Career Fair

Tuesday, November 10

The GACE Statewide Virtual Career Fair is a statewide job fair for students and graduates from schools that are members of the Georgia Association of Colleges and Employers (GACE). Employers who might not visit each of the campuses will gather for this opportunity to network with hundreds of students from across the state. Students and graduates can learn about opportunities, network with employers, and make the personal contact that might lead to an interview or employment.  Join the virtual event at www.gace.org.