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Getting Started with Career & Professional Development


  • Career & Professional Development: Intro & Overview
  • Start NOW ~ Planning for Success
  • Choosing a Major
  • Assessments (FOCUS/TypeFocus/myIDP)
  • Informational Interviewing/Job Shadowing



Getting Experience

  • Why & How to Get Experience
  • Getting the Most from Your Experience
  • Translating Your Experience: Resumes & Interviews



Career Management

  • Career Planning
  • Resume/CV Writing
  • Job Search Strategies
  • Interviewing Tips & Techniques



Networking/Social Media

  • Networking Tips & Techniques
  • Elevator Pitch
  • Effective Use of LinkedIn
  • Social Media & Your Job Search



Professional Etiquette

  • Effective Business Communication
  • Business Professionalism
  • Dining Etiquette
  • Online Etiquette



Professional Development

  • Teams & Collaboration
  • Making Presentations
  • Effective Written & Verbal Communication
  • Reputation Management

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