Friday, September 11, 2020

Get ready for the CSE Virtual Career Fair by attending virtual prep workshops

The CSE Career Center is offering virtual workshops on resumes, interviewing, job offer negotiations, job and internship search strategies, and more to help you prepare for the virtual Fall 2020 CSE Career Fair.

Get ready for the virtual career fair! 


The CSE Career Center is offering virtual workshops on resumes, interviewing, job offer negotiations, job and internship search strategies, and more to help you prepare for the virtual Fall 2020 CSE Career Fair.

International Student Career Fair Prep
Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020
2-3:30 p.m. CDT
Join the virtual International Student Career Fair Prep workshop on Zoom
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This workshop is for international students who are searching for an internship or full-time job and plan to attend an upcoming career fair. We will discuss what to expect during your job search, how to discuss your work authorization status with companies, and how to identify resources. There will also be time for you to ask questions.

Career Fair Prep Workshop
Monday, Sept. 21, 2020
Noon-1 p.m. CDT
Join the virtual Career Fair Prep workshop

Get ready to impress at the CSE Career Fair! Information presented will include how to access the fair, what to prepare ahead of time, what to wear, how to make a positive impression on employers, and how to be successful in a virtual environment.

Resume Writing Workshop
Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020
Noon-1 p.m. CDT
Join the virtual Resume Writing workshop

Your resume is an important tool to market your experiences to prospective employers. This workshop will cover what information is necessary or most important on a resume, and how you can best market and communicate your education, skills, and experiences most related to the type of position you are seeking.

Job and Internship Search Strategies Workshop
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020
Noon-1 p.m. CDT
Join the virtual Job and Internship Strategies workshop

The best advice for internship and job searching is to begin your search early. Before you begin to look for opportunities, it is important to establish what is most important to you when it comes to industries, companies, and types of positions that interest you. This workshop will provide effective strategies you can use when searching for jobs or internships.

Interviewing Workshop
Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020
Noon-1 p.m.
Join the virtual Interviewing workshop

Whether you are applying for an internship or full-time job, the interview is one of the most important parts of the application process. This workshop will outline the different types of interviews and questions you can expect, how to best prepare and succeed in your interview, and provide you with suggested strategies you can use to answer some of the most commonly asked interview questions.


Note: If you are unable to attend the virtual workshops live, you can watch the recordings on CSE’s YouTube channel, as they become available. Links will be posted on the Career Fair Prep Events web page.

For more information about the career fair, visit the Career Fair website.

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CSE Career Center
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cse.umn.edu/career