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Career Development Workshops

Career Development Workshops are held throughout the academic year.

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Requesting a Workshop

Presentations for groups, classes, or organizations are interactive, include handouts, and provide students with concrete tools for improving their financial health and wellness. Contact us at 575 646-3136 for more information.

Workshop Topics

Résumé Writing

In this workshop, students will learn the purpose of a résumé, the various sections within a résumé, different résumé styles, and strategies for formatting.

Personal Branding

Effective professionals both understand and can communicate their value and unique assets (personal brand) to others in the world of work. This workshop provides an overview of the branding concept and engages students in exercises to help them begin creating their own personal brand.

Job Search Strategies

This workshop will provide an overview of key steps in the job search process, a discussion of various job search methods, essential job search tools and strategies, and how to make the process more manageable!

Linked-In Basics

LinkedIn is a professional social network and job search tool and an effective instrument in building your professional network. This workshop will cover the following topics: profile set up, creating your network, introductions, recommendations, people search, and job postings.

Social Media & Job Search

Optimize your job search by learning how to effectively use the most common social media channels utilized by recruiters.

Life After College

Graduation is right around the corner. Are you ready for life after college? In this workshop, students will gain skills and strategies to help them navigate changes, challenges, and choices ahead after graduation.

Résumé and Cover Letter

In this workshop, students will learn the purpose of a résumé, the various sections within a résumé, different résumé styles, and strategies for formatting. Students will also learn how to write a compelling cover letter that articulates why you are the right person for the job.