2023 Career Toolkit Series

Start Date:
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
End Date:
Tuesday, May 9, 2023
Online - Zoom

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

Career Toolkit: Assembling Your Resume
Tue 2/7/2023 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET

How do you make your cover letter or resume stand out from the rest, in a good way? What resume trends have changed since the last time you updated your resume or during the pandemic? Learn how to perfect your job application documents and 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 — come add to your Career Toolkit!

Career Toolkit: Nailing the Interview
Tue 3/7/2023 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!

Career Toolkit: Leveling Up Your Salary Negotiation Skills
Tue 4/11/2023 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!

Career Toolkit: Elevate Your Networking Skills
Tue 5/9/2023 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!

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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