Professional Development Series

Sponsored by College Suites and Opportunity Zone

All sessions will take place at College Suites, 117 Washington Ave.
(across from Elston Hall)
Please call 518.579.5115 to attend and for more information.

Grand Prize Entry for those who complete five of the six seminars

Designing Powerful Resumes and Letters
Tuesday, November 6, 6-8 p.m., Main Lobby of College Suites
Career and business professionals will provide insight on the importance of resumes and cover letters and offer effective writing and formatting techniques that will generate improved results. Pizza, wings, and salad will be served.

Identity Management
Thursday, December 6, 6-8 p.m., Main Lobby of College Suites
Professionals will outline the importance of reputation management and the tools used to attract opportunities related to your personal and career goals. Chinese food will be served.

Professional Networking
Tuesday, February 5, 6-8 p.m., Main Lobby of College Suites
Learn how people effectively transition between their personal world of family, friends, and neighborhood behaviors to the professional and public world of social interactions and proper etiquette. Appetizers and mocktails will be served.

Interviewing With Confidence
Tuesday, March 5, 6-8 p.m., Main Lobby of College Suites
Recruiting experts will give you the secrets to successfully manage the interview process that are used by small and large companies. Food from Villa Italia will be served.

Effective Job Search Strategies
Tuesday, April 2, 6-8 p.m., Main Lobby of College Suites
Job search professionals will outline new strategies for those seeking opportunities related to their studies and long-term career goals. Pizza, wings, and salad will be served.


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* Services available through other departments on-campus.

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             If you can dream it, you can make it so."
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