Career Services Virtual Meet-Ups
The Career Center offers a variety of professional and career development workshops in a virtual format. Attend these valuable workshops to perfect your interviewing and job search skills, learn about career exploration activities, develop an understanding of how to utilize Career Coach to conduct industry research and access live job postings, prepare for Career Services events such as job fairs, and much more! Virtual meet-ups are generally 1 hour in length and are ideal for busy students who are unable to attend an on-campus workshop.
View meet-up availability and register to participate. Attend them all to kick your career pathway planning and professional development into high gear!
Mastering the Telephone Interview
Potential employers use the telephone interview as a method of screening you out from consideration. This meet-up will provide valuable tips, tools, and tricks to master this intimidating step in the hiring process and help you land an invitation for a personal interview!
After the Interview – Tips for Following Up
You just had what you believe was a successful interview. Now what? Many candidates never follow up after their interview because they don’t know how, or believe “If they want me, they will call”. This is a critical misstep in the interview process and maybe standing between you and a job offer! If you are uncertain about how or when to follow up after an interview, or if you find the idea of the interview follow up to be a little intimidating then this meet-up is for you!
Utilizing Career Coach
Career Coach is designed to help you take your job search and career pathway planning to the next level by providing a resume development tool, current data on local wages and employment trends, and links to live job postings! This meet-up incorporates a live demonstration to teach you how to most effectively utilize Career Coach to maximize your job search and career planning!
Prepare for the Job Fair
This virtual meet-up will get you prepped and ready for CCC’s spring job fair, share tips for presenting yourself professionally and help you make valuable industry connections. If you have never attended a professional job fair, you don’t want to miss this meet-up!
What Can I Do With My Major?
This interactive meet-up includes a live demonstration on researching career pathways related to your major, accessing job descriptions, 10 year employment projections, salary potential, and so much more! This session is excellent for students who are still exploring or need some extra guidance in identifying their academic and/or career pathway.
Creating a Professional LinkedIn Profile
Learn how to set up a professional LinkedIn account and to utilize it. Whether you want to prepare to look for internships, a part-time job or the next step in your career, creating a digital profile is a good skill to have! Start now and add to it as you move through your academic career.
Understanding “Quit Culture” and How It Can Derail Your Career Goals
This meet-up is a must for the serious career pathway planner. Learn what “Quit Culture” is, its impact on your long term career aspirations, how business today is using it to rule out candidates for employment, and why it’s critical to you right now!
Civil Service Virtual Information Session
Career Services and the NJCCC have partnered to offer this information session and help you take the guess work out of applying for state and federal jobs!
Chat live with a civil service representative and get insider tips, tricks, and advice for navigating the civil service website.