2023 Your Career Toolkit Series

Start Date:
Monday, July 17, 2023
End Date:
Thursday, July 20, 2023
Online - Zoom

Join the Ohio University Alumni Association for our 2023 Your Career Toolkit series. The series aims to help Bobcats build their professional development resources in order to enhance their workplace skills.

All sessions feature speakers from Ohio University's Center for Advising, Career and Experiential Learning

Summer 2023 Dates

July 17 at 1:00 p.m. — Assembling Your Resume
July 18 at 1:00 p.m.  Elevating Your Networking Skills
July 19 at 1:00 p.m.  Nailing the Interview
July 20 at 1:00 p.m.  Leveling Up Your Salary Negotiation Skills

Your Career Toolkit: Assembling Your Resume
Monday, July 17, 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET

How do you make your resume stand out from the rest, in an effective way? What resume trends have changed since the last time you updated your resume or during the pandemic? Learn how to highlight your relevant skills so you stand out to employers. We welcome all Bobcats to attend this session, whether you're at the entry or senior level, thinking of changing careers or going for a promotion, or whether you updated your resume last week or last decade.

Your Career Toolkit: Elevating Your Networking Skills
Tuesday, July 18, 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET 

Networking is a great way to build contacts in your industry or area. But, in a hybrid world, how do you make meaningful connections in person or virtually? Learn about how to build professional relationships virtually by utilizing the resources you might not know are available to you. Whether you’ve been networking for years, you’ve been out of the game a bit, or you’re just looking to get started, there’s something for everyone to add to their toolkit at this event!

Your Career Toolkit: Nailing the Interview
Wednesday, July 19, 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET 

Digital interviews have become the norm in our virtual world, but what does that mean for you and your job search? Whether it's a phone, video or pre-recorded interview, learn how to put your best foot forward and be your most authentic self, even through a screen. This session aims to help anyone who has struggled with virtual interviews or anyone who is worried about applying for jobs due to the virtual component of the process. Come learn the skills you need to add to your Career Toolkit!

Your Career Toolkit: Leveling Up Your Salary Negotiation Skills
Thursday, July 20, 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET 

Without the right skills in your toolkit, salary negotiation can be a daunting task. However, when prepared to negotiate your salary, you can obtain an income that aligns with your needs and skillsets. Whether you're in the job market now or want to learn a skill to add to your toolkit, come discover how to level up on your negotiation skills!


After you register, you will receive a confirmation email that will include details about how to join this virtual event. If you have any questions about this event, contact Dana Wright at larsen@ohio.edu or Dori Branch at branchd@ohio.edu.

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