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CBS Job Search Boot Camp

The purpose of this half-day program is to provide you with the basic skills and understanding of an entry level job search process. Each session will build upon information gained from the previous session, but if you can only make it to a portion of the day, we still encourage you to participate!

Event details

  • Date: Tuesday,  May 21
  • Time: 10:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.
  • Location: MCB 2-120

Schedule

10:00-11:00 a.m.: Exploring Interests and Experiences
You may want to find a great job, but how can you find one without knowing what you want to do? Learn how to hone in on your experiences and interests to identify where you may want to start your search.

11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Connecting Interests to Industries
Learn how to streamline your job search and ensure you’re using the best keyword searches and online resources to search for the jobs you actually want to apply for!

12:15-1:00 p.m.: Lunch

1:00 -2:00 p.m.: Applying Essentials
You’ve identified your interests and have connected them to industries, companies, and even job titles. Now learn about what you need to successfully apply for these positions!

2:15-3:00 p.m.: 401Ks, Benefits, Negotiations: Adulting 101 for Your First Job Offer
Hear from a CBS Human Resources Professional about reviewing job offers and how to negotiate!

Register: z.umn.edu/cbsjobsearchcamp

We are committed to providing a comfortable, inclusive, and respectful environment for members of all communities. If there is information you feel would be helpful for us to know, such as accommodation needs, please contact CBS Student Services at ssfrdsk@umn.edu or call 612.624.9717

CBS Career & Graduate School Planning I z.umn.edu/CBSCareerSupport I 612-624-9717

Posted 
January, 2019